Mechanical Engineer (Opto-mechanical experience)

Ostendo Technologies   •  

Carlsbad, CA

5 - 7 years

Posted 244 days ago

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Job Description:

Ostendo Technologies is seeking a highly motivated mechanical engineer that can work in a collaborative, fast-paced work environment with qualifications and extensive experience in product development. This individual will be responsible for the design, proof-of-concept prototyping, and development of Ostendo’s innovative products.

position Requirements:

  • 5-10 years experience in mechanical product development with an emphasis in mounting all types of optical systems.
  • Demonstrated ability to model opto-mechanical and electro-mechanical systems analytically and to generate engineering/manufacturing specifications.
  • Direct experienceapplying classic mathematical motion calculations of rigid-body and multi-DOF dynamic mechanisms.
  • Demonstrated experience in experimentation and analysis of multi-axis harmonically-excited mechanical systems.
  • Understanding of sub-millimeter physics governing dynamic mechanical systems.
  • Demonstrated experience using MATLAB® for numeric analysis.
  • CAD experience in SolidWorks®.
  • Opto-Mechanical system designexperienceincluding:
    • Lens design from surface input
    • Optical system tolerance
    • Diamond turning / Injection molding of mechanical & Optical parts
    • Overall understanding of optical systems
    • Design for Manufacturing (DFM)
  • Excellent understanding of material properties and their applications in dynamic systems.
  • Experience with industrial prototype fabrication and volume production processes.
  • Demonstrated experience in analytical and experimental characterization of design performance and uncertainty analysis.
  • Direct experience working through multiple phases of product development and manufacturing.


Minimum B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering. Advanced degreepreferred.