Sr. Concept Engineer, Remote Care (Ophthalmic Systems)

Dublin, CA, USA

Step out of your comfort zone, excel and redefine the limits of what is possible. That’s just what our employees are doing every single day – in order to set the pace through our innovations and enable outstanding achievements. After all, behind every successful company are many great fascinating people.

The Concept Engineer, Remote Care (Ophthalmic Systems) is responsible for ideating, conceptualizing, designing, and prototyping innovative Ophthalmic Systems for Remote Care, and testing them in the lab and in clinical use. A deep passion to create and innovate, and experience in commercializing consumer products and solutions is fundamental to the core functions of this job.

We are looking for people who are keen to try something new:

• Ideate with the team to define innovative Ophthalmic Systems and products for Remote Care.
• Conceptualize and compare different design options.
• Perform analysis and simulation using modeling tools .
• Work in a cross-functional team to model, develop, build, test, and refine:
• usability prototypes,
• ophthalmic imaging and measurement prototypes,
• data transfer and management,
• Iterate on a rapid time scale in an agile environment to take prototypes to increasing levels of dependability.
• Consistently demonstrate strategic thinking and innovation and help architect electro- and opto-mechanical systems.
• Work hands-on in the lab and in the eye clinic

You are:

• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Physics, advanced degree preferred.
• Five (5) years’ industry experience in system engineering, or a combination of advanced education and experience. A related Master’s or Ph.D. may be considered in lieu of a portion of the experience requirement
• Experience in at least two of the following areas: systems engineering, optical engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, software engineering, computer science, robotics, automation, embedded systems, real-time computing, control theory, firmware development, mobile devices, consumer electronics, and algorithm development
• Demonstrated history of developing commercially successful products.
• User experience-driven design experience
• Previous success in rapid prototyping and agile development cycles
• Proven track record of working successfully in a rapidly changing environment with high levels of uncertainty.
• Excellent problem solving skills.
• Strong collaborator, good communication skills with ability to manage cross-functional collaboration, ability to manage by influence.
• Experience with miniaturization of opto-mechanical and opto-electrical systems, strongly preferred
• Experience in medical device development, ophthalmic instruments, or image processing, preferred
• Experience in advanced manufacturing technologies for consumer electronics, preferred
• System architecture design experience is a plus
In a spacious modern setting full of opportunities for further development, ZEISS employees work in a place where expert knowledge and team spirit reign supreme. All of this is supported by a special ownership structure and the long-term goal of the Carl Zeiss Foundation: to bring science and society into the future together.

Join us today. Inspire people tomorrow.

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