Mechanical Engineer


  • The Mechanical Engineering Technician works closely with mechanical, optical, systems, and electrical engineering teams to develop and test Opto/Mechanical/electrical prototype devices.  We are looking for candidates who are creative, energetic team players who excel in a fast-paced, hands-on environment.

  • In this position, you would be expected to perform as an individual contributor on a multi-disciplinary advanced development team. Candidates must be highly innovative and enjoy working in a dynamic environment.


  • Basic skills: soldering techniques and assembly of small components under a microscope

  • Ability to design, develop and/or source instrumentation for prototype design, build, and testing

  • Ability to collaborate with engineers to develop, execute, and document complex experimental and fabrication plans

  • Maintain test equipment including fixturing, measurement equipment, oscilloscopes, ovens, probes, sensors, etc.

  • Have basic machining abilities and demonstrate competency with hand tools (drill press, cut-off saws, etc.)

  • Maintain a clean, organized working laboratory and ensure proper inventory of supplies

Nice to haves

  • Basic electronic skills (design and construction of simple circuits)

  • Basic signal processing