Principal Optical R&D Engineer

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    Engineering & Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    S$8000 - S$10000 per month

  • Contact:

    Abhik Damani

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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My client is a global leader in the optics, inspection and equipment industry and now seek an experienced Principal Product Developmen Engineer


  • Develop illumination source technologies required for next generations of wafer inspection and metrology equipment.
  • Manage all aspects of optical module designs from evaluating initial specifications to validating performance of finished prototypes
  • Develop the fundamental specifications of illumination system and drive down to requirements for optical design
  • Design lenses and optical subsystems, including lens elements, multi-lens systems, or other optical components, systems or subsystems
  • Conduct optical tolerance, aberration, stray light, and sensitivity analyses of optical designs, as necessary.
  • Design and execute multi-disciplinary experiments, create detailed test plans and summary reports for system performance validation.
  • Analyze experimental data and compare with simulation model for design correlation and optimization.
  • Create and review specifications, concepts, and design documents throughout the development cycle.


  • Masters or PhD in Applied Physics, Optics, Electrical Engineering or equivalent with at least 7-10 years' of experience
  • Experience with optical or optoelectronics module and system design
  • Solid understanding of optoelectronics/photonics device and systems
  • Knowhow of tunable lasers, laser illumination system, detector, data acquisition and signal processing is a plus
  • experience of aligning, debugging and characterizing optical systems.
  • Prior knowledge with beam shaping design is a plus
  • Understanding of thermal management in high power laser system is a plus
  • Proficiency in ZeMax, MatLAB, LabView etc.
  • Excellent communication skills

Please send your resume in WORD format by clicking the apply button below or contact Abhik Damani on +65 6701 1527 for a confidential discussion. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. CEI Reg. Number R1544061 (Abhik Damani).