We are searching for a Software Developer to support our Engineering Department in Somerset, NJ. The successful candidate will support and develop test and measurement software designed to control test hardware integral to the manufacture of cutting-edge, high-power, fiber laser systems. Other tasks will include development and support of business-critical manufacturing software tools such as product databases as well as interfacing with the OFS Global IT support team.
Successful candidate will be responsible to develop and maintain software and tools to support the manufacturing and development of Fiber Laser building blocks – such as high-power laser cavity assemblies, beam combiners, pump combiners and other components.
This person will be responsible to develop and support automation and analysis systems
Execute full lifecycle software development
Write well designed, testable, efficient code
Interface with the engineering team to develop test and measurement software for new fiber-laser products.
Integrate software components into a fully functional software system
Support the production as needed
Develop software verification plans and quality assurance procedures
Document and maintain software functionality
Serve as a subject matter expert in software best practices
Comply with project plans and industry standards
Support the network and IT team when needed
BS degree in Software, IT, Materials Science, Electrical, Physics, Optics/Photonics, or related technical field or experiences
0 - 5+ years experience in software development in a high-tech industry or equivalent
Experience in SQL or other database development
Experience in VB/VBA, Ladder, and mbed programming an asset
Experience in electronics a plus
Good organization, results oriented and team player
Ability to document requirements and specifications
Familiarity with software development methodology and release processes
Preference for independent thinking and self-direction environments
Experience or courses in optics/photonics a significant plus
Certification in manufacturing or development methodologies a plus
To qualify for hire, you must be a “US Person” as defined by ITAR (US Citizen, Permanent Resident, or other protected individual per statute) (Please refer to ITAR requirements prior to submission of your application at https://www.pmddtc.state.gov/Equal Opportunity
Interested applicants please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Working at OFS means having the chance to realize ideas, innovate and discover new solutions for the future. In addition to our dynamic work environment, we offer competitive salaries and generous benefits programs, including medical, dental, and a matching 401(k) plan.
Employees are expected to serve as role models for safe work practices and behaviors. This includes following established health and safety policies and procedures, maintaining a clean, organized work area, wearing, and properly storing all personal protective equipment (PPE), and actively engaging as a safety conscious worker with personal safety and wellness as a priority.
About OFS Fitel
OFS is a designer, manufacturer, and supplier of leading edge optical fiber, optical fiber cable, FTTx, optical connectivity and specialty photonics products and solutions for a wide variety of applications and industries. OFS has a proven track record of being first in the industry with application specific fibers, optical connectors, ribbon cables, erbium doped fibers, Raman fiber lasers, fiber gratings and more. OFS is committed to providing customers increased value by offering products that deliver lowest cost-per-bit network solutions, protecting investments through flexible solutions for today’s demanding applications.