Optical Design Engineer

Job Title: Optical Design Engineer
Location: UK - Milton Keynes
Salary: 40000
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 1124
Contact Name: Daren Thornley
Contact Email:
Job Published: 26 days ago

Job Description


  • £40,000
  • 25 Days holiday
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Structured training


Purpose of the role:


Design and prototyping of automotive lighting products.


About the company


A niche, 1st tier automotive supplier, part of a Global group. Supplying to major brands such as Mercedes, Bugatti, BMW.


Our opinion


An exciting niche company with a glamorous client roster, this role literally shapes and develops the lighting systems that are installed in the world’s most desirable vehicles.


Job description:


  • Agree on customer technical requirements for detailed design
  • Work with design team to generate new concepts
  • Develop details 3D geometries
  • Determine characteristics of new optical designs, suing optical simulation software
  • Lead cross functional teams
  • Present design project materials to customer for reviews
  • Carry out internal training courses


The successful applicant for the Optical Design Engineer post:


  • Degree qualified or educated to HND level
  • Experience of Zemax ot LightTools
  • Experience of LED lighting product design
  • Understanding of SolidWorks
  • Experience of lighting design




We are actively recruiting for this opportunity, please apply now to be considered for an interview.


We look forward to your applications.