Work in Iowa Energy Jobs

Job Information

Zebra Technologies Principal Optical Engineer in Des Moines, Iowa

Remote Work: Yes Overview: At Zebra, we’re reinventing how businesses operate at the enterprise edge - helping them run faster, smarter, and more connected than ever before. A multifaceted community of builders, doers and problem solvers , we each play an outstanding role - crafting new technologies, bringing solutions to market, and partnering with companies on the front line of business. Being a part of Zebra means making your mark as we make digital transformation a reality. It means growing into a leader at a leading company that makes a distinct difference - because together, we’ve only just begun. Zebra is looking for a Principle Optical Engineer to join our growing team! You will be responsible for designing, developing, building, and testing systems and products based on optic, photonic, imaging, and laser technologies. You will interact with device, hardware and software design teams to assist in overall development of optical systems; specifying, selecting and qualifying an active and passive optical components, developing and benchmarking system performance models, developing and implementing test procedures and/or evaluating and selecting appropriate test instrumentation. Interested? Apply today! This position can be remote Responsibilities: + Architects, designs, and supports developing, and testing of optical design solutions to several highly-complex technical projects. Creates specifications for the projects. Leads technology roadmap process. Recommends project approach and goals + Strong expertise on the image lens design and familiar with image lens manufacturing + Champions new thinking and creativity in team members to cultivate and retain top talent. Coaches others on how to effectively develop, communicate, and implement new solutions + Prioritizes quality and seeks out improvements in all aspects of optical projects + Maintains keen awareness of competitor products and development direction to help direct designs to surpass the competition + Uses status as a developer of novel and creative solutions to build business and bring positive attention to technologies and services + With other engineering disciplines, develops next generation ideas and solutions to meet client needs before the competition + Analyzes competitor intellectual property and participates in activities related to protecting intellectual property + Exercises independent judgment in methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results + May supervise the activities of others + Creates formal networks involving coordination among groups + Serves as organization spokesperson on specialized projects or programs + Acts as prime consultant on large projects that affect the organization's long-term goals and objectives Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications + Bachelor's degree in Engineering discipline + 9+ years’ experience in Optical Engineering + Experienced in Optical Engineering, Interferometry, Metrology, Laser + Must be fully versed in Imaging Optics + Must have deep understanding from the design phase through manufacturing Preferred Qualifications + Masters degree in an appropriate discipline and 6 plus years’ experience in optical Engineering + Ability to come up with innovative design concepts Zebra is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to a diverse and broad work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance in applying for a position, please contact us at The EEO is the Law poster is available here: The EEO is the Law poster supplement is available here: We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation Zebra Total Rewards includes more than just pay and is structured to meet the needs of our changing global business and evolving talent. We are committed to providing our employees with a benefits program that is comprehensive and competitive – including healthcare, wellness, inclusion networks, and continued learning and development offerings. We offer community service days, in addition to the traditional insurances, compensation, parental leave, employee assistance program and paid time off offerings depending on the country where you work. Salary: USD 124800.00 - USD 187200.00 Yearly Salary offered will vary depending on your location, job-related skills, knowledge, and experience. Additionally, all Zebra roles are eligible for cash incentive programs. For example, sales roles have additional opportunity to earn substantial variable compensation tied to quota achievement. In most other roles, the Zebra annual cash incentive program links Company and individual performance together. Some roles may also be eligible for long-term incentive equity awards.