We are seeking an System Engineer for our Research & Development team in Londonderyy, NH.
FARO is different:
FARO innovates and develops fascinating 3D measuring and documenting technology, which is widely used for many technologically advanced industries including the automotive, aerospace, architecture and engineering industries.
We have also contributed to many innovative, exciting projects, such as F1, The Red Bull Sage project (extreme skydive), the restoration of archeological sites and many more.
Not everyone is fit for FARO and the challenging role – we are looking for: a natural problem solver with an empathetic mindset, who is looking for a challenging career within a dynamic workplace, where you can let your creativity shine and have the freedom to influence the solutions.
This position requires:
Education and Experience:
MS in mechanical, electrical, software, optical engineering, physics or equivalent education
Up to 5 years of work experience
Hands-on experience with precision opto-mechanical/electro-optical based products.
Proficiency with C++/C#, and/or Matlab
Proficiency with 3D CAD tools, preferably SolidWorks.
A thorough understanding of parametric design and relationships between features, parts, subassemblies and assemblies.
Expertise in characterizing optical assemblies and dynamic mechanisms using lasers, optical elements, scanners, kinematical mounts, galvanometers etc.
Practical knowledge in opto-mechanical assembly tolerancing and alignment, basic stress and thermal analysis, principles of system integration.
Experience with instrument and electronic packaging design, panel and board mounts, cabling and electronic enclosures.
Solid familiarity with mechanical manufacturing methods and assembly techniques.
How you will make a difference @ FARO:
Technical lead driving all design, development, and implementation of compensation and calibration systems for laser projection solutions products.
Become lead expert in characterization and applications to compensation/calibration for the Laser Projection Solutions products.
Lead the diagnosis of complex problems with our products and recommend solutions with minimal oversight.
Become an expert on critical subsystems, including, solid state and diode lasers, high frequency digitizers, high frequency laser modulation, galvanometers, laser mode-locking and laser diode drivers.
Perform compensation and calibration systems design, establishing project parameters and assigning increments of project to team members for production software, calibration and certification and optics product development.
Generate math models and/or otherwise perform calculations necessary to accurately predict performance, resolution, and measurement accuracy of proposed laser and similar image based systems.
Assist in the definition, specification, implementation and test of firmware, software and control electronics for processing 3D measurement data.
Develop processes, fixtures, methods and software to support the needs of product assembly, test, and calibration.
Evaluate and document test results.
FARO is a great company with excellent benefits for you and your family.
FARO Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace with Pre-Employment Drug Screening.