Process Development & Engineering Manager Optical Thin Film


Newton, NJ

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 25 days ago

  by    James Lockley

Exciting opportunity for experienced Process Engineer with background in multi-layer optical thin film coating to manage a team of talented process engineers working to develop, refine, and improve coating processes utilizing E-Beam PVD, Sputtering, Thermal Evaporation, Ion Assisted Deposition, etc.

Seeking forward thinking individual to promote innovation and best-in-class solutions for customers in aerospace, defense, precision imaging, surveillance, space exploration, etc.


*** Analyze customer specifications and tolerance requirements.

*** Evaluate existing vacuum thin film coating processes and test to customer standards.

*** Revise, test, tune, and validateprocesses and develop new coating processes to meet requirements.

*** Specify and purchase new coating chambers and related equipment needed to perform at the required level.


*** Advanced degree in Materials Science, Materials Engineering, Optics, Physics, or similar.

*** Experience leading a team of junior process engineers and technicians within an optical thin film coating environment.

Excellent compensation package with industry leading salary to $180,000 plus annual bonus. Company paid medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage; company matched 401(k) contribution and pension plan; vacation packages and paid time off from start with paid holidays, personal days and sick days. Enjoy working for a company that values your hard work and recognizes achievements, interact frequently with upper management and make your mark on the company.

Please reference #38464112 when responding.Education Requirements: Bachelor DegreeMinimum Experience Requirements: 5-10 yearsJob City Location: NewtonJob State Location: NJJob Country Location: USA

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$120K - $180K