Opto Alignment Technology, Inc. (OATI) is seeking a talented, enthusiastic, and creative Applications/Service Engineer to join our small but rapidly growing business. OATI is highly recognized as a quality developer and supplier of state-of-the-art laser-based systems for precision optics alignment, assembly, and inspection. The successful candidate will work with sales and our internal R&D teams to ensure our customers get the very best products and solutions for their application. The Applications/Service Engineer is expected to be involved in all stages of the sales process; from working with the customer on their application, to working with the R&D team on tailoring the best solution, to assisting Production with the build and pre-ship testing, to on-site installation and commissioning.
Work with customers on understanding their applications, conduct sample evaluations, and propose technical solutions.
Manage new tool installation and commissioning at customer sites.
Maintain accurate and up-to-date product related documentation and training manuals.
Work with internal R&D team on solutions for new customer applications and help carry through to Production.
Maintain an expert level of product and application knowledge for all OATI products.
Resolve customer service issues in a prompt and courteous manner.
Above all, maintain a professional business relationship with customers.
BA/BS in Physics, Optics, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, or equivalent in a related discipline.
Minimum 3 years industry experience in related Service or Applications roles.
Must have hands-on experience with tools for optical testing, alignment, metrology, and imaging.
Ability to read optical, mechanical, and electrical drawings and documentation.
Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.
US citizenship is required for compliance with ITAR regulations.
30% - 50% travel is required (both national & international).
Working knowledge with Zemax and SolidWorks preferred.
Background in optics and optical manufacturing preferred.
OATI is located in Indian Trail, North Carolina. We offer competitive compensation packages along with a challenging and stimulating environment.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate on qualifications and experience.
About Opto Alignment Technology, Inc
US manufacturer of “Precision Lens-Assembly & Lens-Centration Equipment” and provider of lens system ASSEMBLY SERVICES since 1992. The LASER ALIGNMENT STATION provides accurate sub-micron lens centration & tilt measurement for spheric, aspheric & cylindric lenses without changing objectives. The LAS is not limited by lens diameter or by lens radii. OAT also offers assembly tools like vacuum tweezers, lens handling tools and lint-free lens-wipes.