Why are we looking for you

The world around us is in a constant race for improvement. Stronger, faster, better are key words. This can only be achieved if technology and technological companies keep on developing, improving. NTS Group is such a company. You can be part of our technological development, accelerating the future!

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What will you be doing

As Optical Design Engineer you are responsible for the development of high-tech optical modules and systems. In a multidisciplinary team, you are an active Optical Design Engineer with various concrete designs of subsystems and components with attention for feasibility, budget as well as user-friendliness. Key is to deliver a high-quality technical design that meets the specified specs within the specified time and budget. You design (eg with ray-tracing) and create of software (image and signal processing in C++/C#).

You support your team leader to create the concept, draw up specifications, calculations and test specifications. Working on and building the prototype can be a part of your job too. You make sure you stay up-to-date on the newest developments in your area of expertise. Being a part of a small team, there is much room for your ideas and views. You develop your projects, but also yourself!

Traveling can be a part of this position. Developing a system for customers is the first part of the project. Install, commissioning and possibly support can be asked.

What skill do you have

You bring an interesting combination of technical background and development mentality to the table. Summarizing, we would be happy if your background looks something like this:

  • Master or PDEng degree in Engineering (Physics or similar)
  • Some experience in optical design and simulations
  • Having a background in mechatronics, mechanics or machinery would be a plus
  • Experience with Optical Design Software (Zemax or similar) is considered a plus
  • Some experience in programming C++ would help

Furthermore, as a person, you would be best described as follows:

  • Eager to learn and develop in creative technology
  • Ambitious, self-starter and proactive
  • Well developed communication and social skills. You know how to convey complex topics in understandable wording
  • Open to travel for your job
  • Strong language skills in English, Dutch is a big plus

What do we offer

NTS offers the opportunity to work for a successful and dynamic international business with a leading market position and an engaging project portfolio for various customers in the high tech, semiconductor, life-sciences, printing markets. At NTS we highly value our employees: we actively invest in your technical and personal development, while your expertise, energy and commitment are appreciated by means of a competitive full benefit package.

What can you expect

This is your opportunity to be involved in state-of-the-art technology together with competent and enthusiastic colleagues and ambitious high-tech customers in a pleasant working environment. Our organization has a characteristically informal and friendly atmosphere, and our staff looks out for each other. Drive, entrepreneurial spirit, a results-focused mind-mind set and striving to be the best, are what we aim for in everything that we make and do. Interested in this challenging role? Please apply via our website and add your resume. For more information: Sabine van Rooij, Corporate Recruiter, +31 (0)6 21 33 29 11 or sabine.van.rooij@nts-group.nl

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