0-1 years of experience
Concerned about your lack of experience? Learn More...
Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
See more jobs for students and recent grads who studied:
Junior Product Engineer
LEONI AG | Williamsburg, Virginia
Tell Us More About Your Job Preferences
By telling us what you think of this job, we can help find jobs that match your interests. If you want to see more jobs like this, click on the smiley face. Or if this job isn't what you are looking for, click the frowny face. Learn More...

Follow This Company

Job Description

LEONI Fiber Optics, Inc.: We are an established leader of fiber optics, fiber optical assemblies and devices for the analytical, sensor and metrology industry, as well as research institutes. We also produce beam delivery systems for industrial and medical laser applications. As part of LEONI's Business Unit Fiber Optics, we provide a global network with a unique vertically integrated value chain ranging from the preform to full system solutions and our teams work very closely with our customers providing unparalleled solutions.

As a member of the LEONI Group which is known for its competent and innovative system in the development of supply wires, cables and wiring systems; we employ more than 80,000 people in 31 countries and with 88 subsidiaries. We offer all the benefits of a top employer committed to further development, intercultural exchange and innovation. Our products have various applications - in cars, computers, household devices, industrial and medical applications, and even trams. We are looking for people who bring commitment and a sense of team spirit to every challenge they take on.

Junior Product Engineer

Position Overview:

The Junior Product Engineer Optical Assembly designs, and develops fiber optical solutions based on requirements given by the customer's application. Spanning from proof-of-concept to final product qualification the Junior Product Engineer is always working closely with other Product Engineers as well as the Sales Team and our customers to find innovative solution.

Essential Responsibilities:

* Work with Product Engineering team to design and develop fiber optical assemblies and opto-mechanical components according to internal specifications, or customer supplied specifications.

* Work with the Sales and Marketing team to translate technical requirements by customers into fiber optical solutions and propose new product ideas.

* Coordination of prototype production and prototype deliveries, including First Article Inspection.

* Participation in international trade shows and conferences.

Additional Responsibilities:

* Working with Manufacturing Engineering in order to develop production processes for new products.

* Support of technical documentation of products, solutions and development projects.

* Participation in design of performance studies, implementation of the experimental tests, and documentation.

* Train to become subject matter expert for specific techniques, processes and equipment.

Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:


* Bachelor's degree in Optical Engineering, Physics, Mechanical Engineering, Bioengineering, or other relevant Technical / Engineering fields.

* Entry-level candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

* Excellent knowledge of software tools (in particular MS Office, CAD, e.g. Solidworks).

* Problem solving and hands-on approach.

* Strong verbal and written communication skills.


* Master's degree in similar subjects preferred.

* Work experience in the design of optical assemblies or opto-mechanical components.

* Experience working in ISO9001 or ISO13485 controlled development process.

* Track record of high self-motivation and initiative.

* Proven ability to work well under pressure and in teams, able to prioritize.

* Working knowledge of German.