Design opto-mechanical components, modules, and subassemblies to manipulate laser energy in a medical device.
Responsible for the complete design process, including generating requirements, specification, conducting design reviews, feasibility studies, risk mitigation activities, and managing cost and scheduling.
Procurement of prototype parts, manage BOMs, prototype build and testing.
Work with optical, mechanical and industrial design firms, and lead the integration effort.
Create design documentation including optical and mechanical drawings with specifications and tolerances, and develop assembly and test procedures.
Assist with transfer to contract manufacturing.
Bachelor’s Degree in optical engineering, mechanical engineering, or in a related field of study. Master’s degree preferred.
6+ years of hands-on experience in optomechanical design, preferably having worked on design of commercial products.
Detailed understanding of optical design and mechanical design rules
Knowledge of laser beam propagation and fiber optics.
Proficiency with mechanical design software such as SolidWorks.
Proficiency with optical design software such as Zemax.
Experience with laser-based systems, specifically laser scanning, is a plus.
Finite element analysis using programs like COMSOL is a plus.
AVAVA Inc. is a well-funded Boston based medical device startup company looking for talented and motivated individuals to join the team. As part of the engineering team, the Senior Optomechanical Engineer will play a lead role in design and fabrication of key optomechanical sub-assemblies in the product. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and play multiple roles in a fast-paced startup environment. AVAVA Inc. offers competitive salary and benefits, with opportunities for growth.