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Laser Radar Applications Engineer


Job title :  Laser Radar Applications Engineer

Function level: Will be determined at a later date
Work location : Manassas

Division/Department : CoE/CoE

Directly reports to :  Laser Radar PM (to be hired) or Jos Jans (in case no LR PM is hired in time) 

Company :   NMI       Cost center :  CoE


The Laser Radar Applications Engineer plays a key role in the successful roll-out of automated inspection systems based on Laser Radar in the automotive and the aerospace industry by providing expert knowledge about Laser Radar from initial system design up to final buy-off.


• Develop and document best practices on how to use Laser Radar in an optimal way for different measurement tasks in the automotive and aerospace industry
• Train our application engineers, resellers and integrators worldwide on the correct use of these best practices
• Advise as part of the sales process, NM sales and integrators on optimal test cell layout and system measurement performance
• Troubleshoot system performance issues and help field engineers with the successful system pass-off



Functional competencies

• Engineering degree
• Following experience is seen as an asset
o Dimensional metrology
o Practical use of inspection softwares like PolyWorks or Metrolog
o In-line inspection in the automotive or aerospace industry
o Production automation
o Hands-on experience with laser trackers
• Good communication skills both verbally and written in English with additional languages as a benefit
• Strong technical interest combined with common business sense
• Hands-on person showing systematic approach to handle complex problems
• Willing to travel regularly both inside US and worldwide

Be pro-active :

• Broad minded and well informed in order to act quickly and resolutely

Seek new knowledge :

• Pioneer new potential through self-study and insatiable curiosity

Communicate well :

• Harmonise diverse skills by thinking out of the box and communicating effectively with other

Display integrity :

• Work with diligence and sincerity as a responsible individual

Embrace diversity :

• Welcome and value different talents, perspectives and diverse cultures


None at this moment


No budget responsibility

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin or because he or she is an individual with a disability or disabled veteran, Armed Forces service medal veteran, recently separated veteran, or active duty wartime or campaign badge veteran, or thereinafter referred collectively as “protected veterans”.

If interested in applying for this position, please send a completed Application for Employment, Resume and Self Identification forms to Human Resources.