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Sr Opto Mechancial Engineer
San Diego, CA
Sr Opto-Mechancial EngineerJob Category:
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time SalaryJob Summary:
General Atomics (GA) and its affiliated companies is one of the world’s leading resources for high-technology systems development ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to remotely piloted aircraft airborne sensors and advanced electric electronic wireless and laser technologies.
General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) is a supplier of advanced electromagnetic systems related power equipment and other high technology products for a variety of government and commercial applications. These include products such as the design and fabrication of linear motors superconducting and conventional rotating motors power inverters high-energy capacitors radiation monitoring systems high-voltage direct current power distribution systems and numerous other products.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Sr Opto Mechanical Engineer to join our team in Rancho Bernardo CA.Duties and Responsibilities:
+ Responsible for the design development and activation of opto-mechanical components lasers and optical subsystems for internal research and development as well as externally funded programs.
+ Provides technical support with a team of engineers designers and technicians.
+ Assignments are normally outlined in terms of broad specifications objectives possible results anticipated and critical reference points requiring special attention.
+ Guide the successful resolution of engineering problems serve as a consulting resource of engineering knowledge apply the latest technological advancements to the problem and may function in a project leadership role.
+ Documents findings communicates results to engineering staff makes technical presentations and may represent the organization as the prime technical contact on small identifiable projects.
+ Provides direction to design or technical staff and may lead a team of moderately experienced professional staff.
+ Other responsibilities include but are not limited to:
+ Develops innovative but practical solutions to advanced technical problems in engineering.
+ Provides focal point for technical communication within the Company management and may represent the Company as the prime technical contact to customers and/or government regulatory agencies; presents report(s) at engineering meetings.
+ Participates in program reviews and consults on problems.
+ Provides expert guidance and consulting to other staff members working on difficult engineering problems; anticipates future engineering needs and the modifications required to accomplish a technical goal.
+ Addresses complex and difficult technical issues requiring novel and highly creative approaches drawing on advanced engineering concepts.
+ May assume technical and engineering responsibility of the success of an identifiable project.
+ Directs activities of design or technical staff and may lead a team of moderately experienced professional staff.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
+ Typically requires a bachelors degree masters degree or PhD in engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited institution and progressive engineering experience as follows; twelve or more years of experience with a bachelors degree ten or more years of experience with a masters degree or seven or more years with a PhD.
+ Must have experience with Opto-Mechanical engineering.
+ Must have a thorough understanding of engineering concepts principles codes and theory; experience demonstrating a broad application of those concepts; and expanding knowledge of principles concepts theory and practices in related technical specialties.
+ Must possess the ability to develop and communicate new concepts; apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment; organize schedule and coordinate work phases; and determine the appropriate approach at the task level or with assistance at the project level to provide solutions to a range of complex problems.
+ Must have strong communication computer documentation presentation and interpersonal skills ability to work independently and as part of a team; able to perform complex tasks in one or more engineering areas; capable of representing the organization as a prime technical contact and lead a team of moderately experienced professional employees on single component projects. Able to work extended hours as required.
+ A Professional Engineering License and original work published in professional engineering journals are desirable.
+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance is required.Travel Percentage Required:
0% - 25%Clearance Required?
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