Senior Electro-Optical Engineer

7 days ago(1/11/2018 3:51 PM)
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About Engility

Engility delivers innovative solutions to critical challenges facing the nation and the world. As a premier provider of integrated services for the U.S. government, we support the Department of Defense, intelligence community, space communities, federal civilian agencies and international customers. Engility is dedicated to making lives better, safer and more secure.


Engility is seeking a Sr, Electro-Optical Engineer to join our talented team in our Chantilly, VA office. The ideal candidate shall help lead customers on the development of advanced new optical telescope technologies. The candidate must have experience with modern optical telescope development and manufacturing techniques.  The qualified candidate will be responsible for concept development, modeling of new and novel optical systems, requirements definition, development and testing of new and existing concepts, advanced optical material development, and oversight of the manufacturing, assembly, integration and test. Previous experience with space and airborne optical systems is highly desired.

Required Qualifications

  • B.S. in Optics, Electro-optics, Optical Physics or Mechanical Engineering required. 
  • A minimum of 9 years of related experience is required.
  • An active TS/SCI with the ability to obtain a Poly is required.
  • Background in the manufacture and test of space optics hardware required.

Desired Qualifications

  • M.S. or Ph.D. is desired
  • Experience with optical modeling software such as CodeV, Zemax, Fred, ASAP, etc., is desired.


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