Photonics Engineering Technician D

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Engineering

Job Description:

  • Build, align and qualify precision opto-mechanical assemblies and systems.
  • Disassemble and re-assemble, align and qualify subassemblies and systems down to piece-part level.
  • Inspect optical components for damage.
  • Clean UV optical components, such as mirrors, beam splitters, polarizers, wave plates, and lenses.
  • De-bond and re-mount optical components in lens cells.
  • Conduct calibration and burn-in tests on optical systems.
  • Prepare and follow engineering work order flow tags and prepare acceptance testing procedures.
  • Work with quality control to validate hardware components and assemblies.
  • Maintains equipment and tool calibration
  • Works with engineering to evaluate and implement process improvements.
  • Ensures proper operation of equipment by performing scheduled preventative maintenance.
  • Actively participates in building a collaborative and productive team environment.
  • Qualifications:

  • Requires highly developed job knowledge/skills. Requires a High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 8 years of prior relevant experience or 2 years post-Secondary/Associates Degree with a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience.
  • The ideal candidate will have some previous experience in optical fabrication.
  • Active TS/SCI security clearance
  • Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with fiber optic assembly and analysis tools such as splicers, spoolers, interferometers and power meters
  • Previous experience operating precision hand tools such as micrometers and calipers
  • Understanding of basic shop math such as ratios, graphs, algebra, and basic geometry
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and ability to generate and present technical data

  • 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.

    By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

    L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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