Senior Systems Engineer – Swept Source Engines

Job Summary

In this role you will make vital contributions to our cutting-edge products in the rapidly growing field of Optical Coherence Tomography Medical Imaging for ophthalmology, cardiology, dermatology, and cancer detection.


  • Analysis and design of complex optical, electro-mechanical systems with a focus on swept source engines for Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
  • Develop and demonstrate feasibility of novel concepts in swept lasers, OCT, and related optical imaging technologies
  • Work closely with cross functional teams to define, test, and validate system level specifications to meet customer requirements
  • Perform data analysis, compare numerical predictions and experimental results, present findings and review results and trends with the Engineering and Manufacturing teams.
  • Support transfer of new products from R&D to manufacturing
  • Develop, automate, and code new production tests
  • Participate in/Lead the product development process, including gate reviews, training, documentation, and transfer to manufacturing

Knowledge and Experience

  • In-depth educational and/or professional experience in electro-optics related fields such as lasers, fiber optics, detectors, low noise analog electronics and digital signal processing algorithms
  • Direct experience with the design and implementation of optical interferometric systems, OCT, and/or swept-source laser
  • Hands-on lab skills with optical equipment such as optical spectrum analyzers (OSAs), oscilloscopes, power meters, fiber optics, and high speed data acquisition.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and troubleshoot analog and digital circuits
  • Solid problem solving methodology based on design of experiment, characterization and thorough data analysis
  • Proficiency in LABVIEW and MATLAB to support experimentation and data analysis.
  • Knowledge of other high level programming languages (C/C++, C#, VB, Python) a plus.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, as well as, strong organizational skills with superior attention to detail are required
  • Self-motivated individual with ability to work independently and in a team environment.

Minimum Qualification

  • MS or PhD in Electrical, Mechanical or Optical Engineering
  • 5+ years relevant experience