Hiring: Optics Engineer

OCTLIGHT is an early-stage startup company developing light sources for medical diagnostics.  Our patent-pending technology will make possible 3D optical imaging that will enable the doctor to better diagnose and treat their patients.  

We are looking for an optics engineer with a background in laser optics to work on testing from first prototypes all the way to the customers of our first products. You will become part of an ambitious team – bringing new technology to market that will improve the lives of millions of people.  


Job responsibilities

You will be responsible for the development of our first products in close interaction with our customers. Your responsibilities will be:  

  • Building and maintaining optical test setups
  • Assembling and testing prototypes and pilot products
  • Application engineering with customers


Skills and qualifications

You have a background in optics (i.e. MSc or PhD in Physics), preferably laser interferometry, and love to put things together and take them apart. Furthermore, you have: 

  • Experience in free-space and fiber optics 
  • Preferably experience with laser interferometry, optical coherence tomography or similar


Personal profile

You are able to work independently as well as in a team. You are highly motivated to work in the pioneer atmosphere of a start-up and are comfortable with complex processes, optimizing every step for achieving the best performance. You are out-going, enjoy at length technical discussions and strong interest in interacting with end-users on implementing our technology in their products.  


We are offering

  • An opportunity to be part of an ambitious start-up 
  • A positive working environment with highly motivated co-workers 
  • The possibility to work with high-tech product development 
  • An option to participate in a warrants program


For more information please contact CEO Thor Ersted Ansbæk at thor@octlight.com (+45) 26 83 84 62.

Send your application before June 2nd to mail@octlight.com

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