Product and Manufacturing Engineer

Product and Manufacturing Engineer

HORIBA Scientific is our global team focused on improving and exceeding customers’ present and future needs by integrating the scientific market expertise and resources of HORIBA. HORIBA Scientific product offerings encompass elemental analysis, fluorescence, forensics, GDS, ICP, particle characterization, Raman, spectral ellipsometry, sulfur-in-oil, water quality, and XRF. Prominent absorbed brands include Jobin Yvon, Glen Spectra, IBH, SPEX, Instruments S.A, ISA, Dilor, Sofie, SLM, and Beta Scientific. By combining the strengths of the research, development, applications, sales, service and support organizations of all, HORIBA Scientific offers researchers the best products and solutions while expanding our service and support with a fully global network.

HORIBA Instruments is looking for a Assembly, Supervisor for their Piscataway, New Jersey location. 

Essential Job Functions:

The successful candidate will be responsible for new design and manufacturing engineering work, including spectrometers with CCD or CMOS cameras, grating assemblies, light source alignment, and optical optimization, as well as conceiving automated tests (spectral resolution/dynamic range/noise levels, etc.)

  • Lead Engineer on new spectroscopy product development including cameras/sensors, prototyping, assembly, testing and automatic fixtures
  • Assembly/testing of prototypes and ramp-up volumes for design optimization, prior to release to manufacturing
  • Documenting the manufacturing process with procedures and work instructions
  • Daily support of Manufacturing lines, including analyzing data, troubleshooting, root cause analysis of failures on instruments in the manufacturing floor and/or customer returns
  • Development and assembly of test fixtures, optimization and validation
  • Training manufacturing technicians on new product releases and on changes to existing processes
  • Writing reports to customers, engineering and management
  • Customer interfacing to support OEM business development, technical support of sales team in pre-sale situations


Skills/Experience Required:

  • Master’s Degree preferred in Photonics or an Optical or Electro-Mechanical Engineering discipline
  • 5+ years in Opto-mechanical system design and/or Manufacturing Engineering role, industrialization and/or qualification/testing programs
  • Knowledge of Pro-E (preferred) or Solidworks
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in statistical analysis, spectroscopy application or Imaging Sensors is a plus
  • Experience programming in Excel Visual Basic, Access, LabView, C-Sharp or MATLAB a plus
  • Experience in Mechanical design/engineering and/or Zemax optical simulations a plus


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