In general, the selection criteria are designed to assess
the abilities of the applicant as determined by the quality of past
achievements, especially in regard to academic record. Applicants
should specifically address the selection criteria in their
candidate will have a minimum qualification
of a B.S. in Mechanical engineering with a minimum of 8 years
experience in a
in designing opto-mechanical
assemblies. Must demonstrate
opto-mechanical design principles: kinematic
design, flexures, athermalization, environmental effects.
The candidate must demonstrate an
understanding of optical alignment technique including the use of
Develop plans and costing (effort and material estimates) for the mechanical elements of
instrumentation projects. Deliver personal
project milestones on time
and within budget.
with mainstream MCAD and FEA
software. Specific experience with
Autodesk Inventor and Ansys will be favourable.
to perform structural and thermal
analysis: finite element analysis,
stress in optics, creep and stress relaxation, modal analysis, heat transfer, temperature gradients, thermal
transients, thermo-elastic analysis.
ability to take conceptual designs to finalized drawings.
Experienced with tolerance analysis,
GD&T, error budgeting, flow up and flow down of requirements.
candidate must be able to demonstrate
self-motivation with ability to prioritize tasks, show problem solving
flexibility, and positive attitude. The
ability to work well with other team members is an absolute priority. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to
work with and manage vendors.