Research and optical development engineer (senior position)

The position

Within the R&D (research and development) department, under the responsibly of the CTO (Chief Technical Officer), you will work on the development of new products as well as on the improvement of existing products.


Your main duties will be:
  • Participating in the drafting of new product specifications with the department experts (mechanical,
  • Conducting studies on optical design and prototyping for different projects
  • Participating in the improvement of performances and production processes of existing products
  • Providing and updating technical documentation (plans, specifications, procedures, files, design folders) during industrialization and developmental phases
  • Leading trials and experiments on performance validation
  • Delivering progress reports to the CTO



Required skills:

• Engineering degree
• 8 years minimum within the field of optics
• Skills in design and assemblage of precision opto-mechanical systems
• Motivation for instrumental realization


Preferred skills:

• Programming skills (data analysis, modeling)
• Command of different product development phases from the prototype to industrialization
• Ease of writing
• Sense of teamwork and innovation-oriented
• Autonomy, organization and professional rigor
• Fluent English


Salary and benefits:

• Fast-growing, innovative, photonic start-up
• Young and dynamic team
• Salary based on experience
• Position based in Rennes


Contract : permanent
Start: immediate

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