Opto-Mechanical Engineer

Opto-Mechanical Engineer

Relative Dynamics Incorporated | Greenbelt, MD, 20771, US
Salary Range:$71,000 – $92,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 8 days ago

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At Relative Dynamics we value knowledge as a process rather than knowledge as an answer. Founded in 2011 our goal is to define the new space era by continuously pushing the boundaries of engineering models services and technology development. Visit us at www.relativedynamicsinc.com. Relative Dynamics is developing free-space optical communication internet terminals for high-altitude platforms and Low Earth Orbiting (LEO) spacecraft. Our mission is to enable commercial world-wide internet access. As an Optomechanical Engineer, you are part of a cross-functional team developing optical terminal hardware. What You'll Get to Do: · Close collaboration with optical, electrical, and software engineers to define optomechanical requirements and solutions. · Precision engineering of optomechanical assemblies driven by high performance while minimizing size, weight, power, and cost. The ideal candidate will have experience leading or contributing to multiple product development efforts, projects, and initiatives. What You'll Need: Required: Bachelor's degree or higher in mechanical engineering, or relevant field and/or experience. 3+ years’ experience working in space flight hardware optomechanical design. Optomechanical design skills including CAD (e.g., Solidworks) expertise. Experience with fiber optic and laser systems Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Desired: Composite material mechanical design experience Aerospace mechanical design experience What You Won't Do: · Feel stuck as we offer great opportunities to advance and learn · Feel like a number as we're a close-knit bunch and always have each other’s backs Who You Are: · A self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced environment · A quick learner who is always ready to gain depth of knowledge · A reliable worker who knows the importance of showing up when it counts · Accept assignments with open cooperative positive and team-oriented attitudes · Able to plan and execute plans across teams · Effective communicator both written and verbal What You'll Enjoy: · Competitive wage and benefits package · Medical, dental, vision and life/disability insurance · Vacation and paid holidays · Tuition reimbursement · Great 401k with company match · Employee referral program · Community involvement investing and giving back to the community Relative Dynamics conducts a comprehensive background check that includes drug testing. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.