Laser Engineer - R&D

Job Title: Laser Engineer - R&D
Contract Type: Permanent
REF: 122762
Contact Name: John Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 5 years ago

Job Description

Laser Engineer ? R&D:

Our client a leading and innovative manufacturer based in Munster now seek a Laser Engineer.
The Laser Engineer is involved in the development of equipment, methods, inspections, and production procedures for industrial micro Laser welding processes, from pilot line to production
This is a permanent position with excellent advancement opportunities and very good salary and benefits.

Responsibilities of Laser Engineer
  • Develop and execute Laser weld qualifications (IQ/PC/OQPQ), including protocol/report generation, equipment characterisation, process characterisation and test method validation
  • Develop and qualify leak test procedures for hermetically sealed medical devices
  • Develop custom Laser weld tooling and provide expertise in DFM principles to cross-functional development teams
  • Collaborate with internal and external laboratories on destructive and non-destructive test methods associated with Laser welding (Cross sections/ Pull testing/ Hardness testing/ Residual Gas analysis)
Requirements of Laser Engineer:

? Level 8 degree in a relevant discipline combined with a
? Minimum of 2 years of related professional engineering experience
? CAD/CAM ? Use of CAD/CAM software to create CNC toolpaths e.g. Mastercam

Experience in any of the following would be an advantage:
  • Lasers ? Solid state laser systems (Nd:YAG or Fiber) used for micro laser welding
  • Motion systems ? Operation and programming of CNC systems using G Code or operation of Galvo based systems
  • Hermeticity ? Leak testing of hermetic packages, Beam Diagnostics ? Energy/Power checks, 3D beam profiling
For more information and in strict confidence please send an up to date CV and cover note to John Reid at the RFT Group 01-2302400 /
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