Lockheed Martin Opto-Mechanical Design Engineer in Sunnyvale, California

_Sunnyvale, California_: Designs major optical components, or major portions of an opto-mechanical system, or technically advanced prototype/specific optical payload products. Develops or improves products and facilitates manufacturing operations. Develops basic data and makes preliminary layouts, sketches, and notes necessary to present design proposal. Investigates pertinent design factors such as ease of manufacture, availability of materials and equipment, interchangeability, replace ability, strength-weight efficiency, and contractual specification requirements and cost. Coordinates with other organizations affected by design development. Makes layouts of assemblies and details parts of devices, mechanisms, structures, and products. Checks completed layouts and drawings for clarity, completeness, conformity to standards, procedures, specifications, and accuracy of calculations and dimensioning. Identifies design errors, omissions, and other deficiencies, and recommends revisions and/or improvements in design layout to responsible engineers or designers. Works with Lockheed Martin Senior Engineers to develop a better understanding of the unique aspects of Opto-Mechanical design features and constraints. _Lockheed Martin - Optical Engineering Hiring Managers will be interviewing in the El Segundo \ Los Angeles area on August 17th, 2017_. To be considered to be invited to the interviewing program, please apply to an appropriate job that matches your qualifications. To search our jobs please visit: _http://www.lockheedmartinjobs.com_

_/Candidates skilled in/_: • Architecting Sensor Optics • Lens Design and Mirror Alignment • Deformable Mirrors • LIDAR • Electro-Optics / Infrared • LWIR - Long Wavelength Infrared • EO sensors • Optical Design • Focal Planes • Optical Payload Design • Laser Design • Opto-Mechanical Design • Optical Payload Thermal Engineer • Photonic integrated circuits (PIC)

Basic Qualifications Technical proficiency in mechanical design layout tools (Creo, etc). Understanding of or willingness to learn attributes necessary to mount optical elements without unacceptable distortion. Knowledge of or willingness to learn unique design aspects of opto-mechanical systems. Self-starter with initiative and tenacity to meet deadlines with quality products. Team-player with the ability to work with a diverse range of individuals. Effective written and verbal communication skills.

Desired skills Knowledge of Optical Design software such as Zemax, Code V, ASAP. Experience designing space flight hardware. Experience designing opto-mechanical hardware. Understanding of optical system layout constraints and interactions. Demonstrated potential to advance in technical and programmatic responsibilities supported by collaborations with subject matter experts in the field and challenging program achievements.

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Job Location(s): Sunnyvale California