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Optics – Optical Test Engineer



Full Time


  • Perform tests of optical systems for space and ground (telescopes, cameras, etc)
  • Analyze the results of the tests and document them
  • Participate in design of the tests setups, including scripting and automation of test setups
  • Define the assembly, integration and validation procedures and other test activities of the optical systems, as well as associated test plans.
  • Support optical manufacturing activities

Must have:

  • 0-2 years of experience
  • BSc or MSc in physics, optics, mechatronics or related field, we will teach you optics if needed
  • Python or other scripting language
  • Hands-on mentality, ability to work with hardware
  • Interest for optics
  • Comfortable to work in a multi-disciplinary environment
  • Good knowledge of English, French is an advantage.

Nice to Have:

  • Optics-related hobby is a very strong plus (photography, amateur astronomy,…)
  • Skills in solidworks, ability to do mechanical design and drawings
  • Optical design software skills such as Zemax or CodeV

Joining Aerospacelab:

  • Build your own career path
  • Impact on the growth trajectory of the company
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Flexible ways of working
  • Salary package consistent with your experience
  • Young & dynamic team



Why work at Aerospacelab?

You will work on satellites that will fly before your retirement. Be part of the « new space » industry and its challenges. Surround yourself with smart and innovative people. No dumb managers, no stupid tools to use. Take a lot of responsibility if you can handle.
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