Harris Corporation Optical Fabrication Process Engineer in Rochester, New York

Optical Fabrication Process Engineer 5/21/18--Electro-Optical, --ManufacturingUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: SIS20181804-24399


Job Title: Optical Fabrication Process Engineer

Job Code: SIS20181804-24399

Job Location: Rochester, NY

Job Description:

  • Provide engineering support for the manufacture of a variety of mid to large-sized prototype and state-of-the-art optical components for internal Harris systems and external commercial customers.

  • Monitor optical fabrication process quality.

  • Propose and lead fabrication process improvement projects.

  • Write detailed process instructions.

  • Interface with and direct technicians and operations personnel.

  • Support engineering, design development, analysis, manufacturing, process development, and proposal activities.


  • Bachelor degree with 3+ years of prior related experience, or equivalent.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Master's Degree in Optics, Physics, Ceramics, or Mechanical Engineering

  • Ability to provide strong leadership to teams made up of engineers and technicians

  • The ability to provide technical leadership to a team of highly skilled process/metrology engineers and technicians

  • Knowledge of statistical analysis and Design of Experiments

  • Proof of strong problem solving capability and people skills, and the ability to conduct presentations for management, technical experts, and customers

  • Experience with computer controlled (CNC) manufacturing processes is a plus

  • Experience with commercially available interferometry systems (ex. Zygo, 4D) and analysis software (ex. Matlab, MetroPro) desired.

  • Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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Expertise--Electro-Optical, --Manufacturing

LocationUSA - NY - Rochester