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Optics Engineer Intern
Research & development
In a nutshell
San Diego - CA, US
Research & development
No experience (Student)
Introduction – Job Mission
The Optics Engineering Group is responsible for the modules within the laser that control the laser wavelength and bandwidth, as well as the metrology that measures the laser performance.
This position may require access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require the Company to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.
Internship Goals and Objectives:
·Develop polarization model of the crystal, calcium fluoride.
·Evaluate changes in the crystal under thermal and mechanical stresses
·Predict the effect of the stressed crystal on the polarization state of the laser beam
·Develop test plan to verify the model and design and build a test setup
·Perform experiments on crystals to validate the model.
·Create a test report to document the model and the experimental results
Education and Experience
·A graduate student majoring in Optics or Physics.
- Experience using physics or optics modelling software required.
- Experienced with polarized light and Jones matrices.
- Hands on experience in optical experiment design and optical alignment preferred.
- Knowledge of lasers and optical engineering principles, demonstrated creativity in solving complex optical system problems.
- Possess strong ownership characteristics and commitment to achieving results on time
- Have strong analysis, problem-solving skills and the ability to take initiative
- Have strong written and oral communicative skills.
Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.
To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:
·Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
·Can learn and apply new information or skills.
·Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
·Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.
·Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.
·Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads.
·Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.
·Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
·Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
·Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
·Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers and customer.
·Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.
Diversity & Inclusion
ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
·While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
·The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
·Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus
·Routinely required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
·Occasionally required to move around the campus.
·Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
·Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability
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