Project Engineer

Photon Control Inc. Camarillo, CA

Micronor LLC., a division of Photon Control is hiring a PROJECT ENGINEER!

We are looking for a passionate engineer to who would be able to develop and design systems, hardware, and software for fiber optic sensors in a high-tech, fast-paced, product development environment.

What you will do:

  • Assume given projects, plans and schedules these projects together with the supervisor. Assumes responsibilities of a project leader. Follows the MICRONOR guidelines for the product development process.
  • Develop sensing methods and technology applying fiber optics.
  • Develop hardware in electro-optic, digital and analog technologies and related mechanics as needed for the projects.
  • Prototyping of mechanics, 3D printing, electronic hardware, firmware as required.
  • Compile production release documents for the given projects.
  • Write outline of instruction manual, manufacturing and assembly procedures for newly developed instruments.
  • Keep an up to date know‑how on new technologies i.e. fiber optics, sensor technology, materials, components, instrumentation etc. to create an efficient work environment.
  • Evaluate and/or Recommend System requirements for current and future use.
  • Extensive contacts with component vendors.
  • Keep contacts with customers when project related.
  • Keep contact with internal customers, manufacturing, marketing, sales.
  • Develop a knowledge of the manufacturing, engineering, sales and marketing functions and interfaces as required by assignments.
  • Support manufacturing as required.

What you should have:

  • A Bachelor or Master of Science in Electrical Engineering or equivalent degree.
  • Experience in mechanical design.
  • Well versed knowledge of mechatronics, control/servo, analog, digital, electronics.
  • Knowledge of fiber optics technology and basic optics.
  • Knowledge in materials and processes used in/applied to mechanics, electronics circuits, instrumentation, and fiber optics.
  • Good writing and documentation style.
  • Ability to comfortably use with SolidWorks, LabView, Python, C, C++ or similar software platforms, Windows computer systems and MS Office applications.
  • Experience or familiar with prototyping techniques, 3D printing, basic mechanical tools, electronic test-instruments such as DVM, Scopes, Power Supplies.
  • Ability to work independently and with a team

What you will receive: 

  • Benefits including: 401k, Health care including medical, dental and vision, Life Insurance and AD&D, Paid vacation and sick days
  • Annual Salary starting at $70,000 USD
  • Company Stock Options

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Photon Control Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fostering a diverse, representative, and inclusive work environment where all employees are treated equally. Thank you for your interest in a career with us.

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