Photonics Lab Specialist (m/f)

Shanghai (China)

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Job-ID: 7004315391_68__1
Photonics Lab Specialist (m/f)

Thorlabs Ltd | Human Resources

A101, 100#, Lane 2891, South Qilianshan Rd

200331 Shanghai


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Thorlabs, a vertically integrated photonics products manufacturer, was founded in 1989 to serve the laser and electro-optics research market. As that market has spawned a multitude of technical innovations, Thorlabs has extended its core competencies in an effort to play an ever increasing role serving the Photonics Industry at the research end, as well as the industrial, life science, medical, and defense segments. Our products range from optics and opto-mechanical positioning components to sophisticated optical imaging systems. An international company with over 650 employees, Thorlabs has manufacturing and sales offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Sweden, Japan, and China. Thorlabs serves the needs of researchers and engineers worldwide; including the investigators of novel optical problems, designers and of users of optical apparatus of all kinds, and educators and businesses who harness the power of photonics. Job Location: Shanghai, China Photonics Lab Specialist (m/f) Job Description: Our fast-growing facility in Shanghai is looking for a Photonics Lab Specialist to design and improve laboratory training programs in Thorlabs Training Center. As a Photonics Lab Specialist (m/f), you will work with application engineers to design experiments dedicated to transferring Photonics lab knowledge to our customers as a value-added service. The application engineers group will need your help in their development of verbal presentation skills. Additionally, you will need to demonstrate a broad understanding of Photonics, practical lab experience in designing and building a wide variety of experimental setups, and the ability to create laboratory scenarios that will challenge our customers and application engineers to learn new skills. You should be familiar with polarization optical devices, electro-optic crystals, and should have experience with the design and development of high-quality optical products. You will have the opportunity to work with engineers from all over the world and travel a few times a year to trade shows and other facilities. Key Responsibilities: Work with application engineers to determine testing procedure Actively participate in product design discussions Design and provide laboratory training to Thorlabs customers Work with application engineers to design lab experiences that provide customers with practical knowledge of products and applications; the experiences will need to cover basics like coupling light into a single mode fiber to more application-oriented experiences like designing and building a Raman Spectroscopy setup Deliver lectures on basic and advanced topics including both laboratory and theoretical knowledge Teach how to keep a lab notebook and how to present the results Provide support to more experienced engineers as they design their own experiments Support the integration of our products into customer applications Be involved in product development and testing Be engaged in the design, construction, and support of trade show demonstrations Knowledge & Skills: PhD in Physics or Engineering or equivalent experience 10+ years laboratory experience in Research or Product Development Must be a highly self-motivated team player with a strong multi-disciplinary background and knowledge of classical optics, lasers, and optical communication Teaching experience and excellent communication skills Broad base of Photonics knowledge with expertise in multiple applications and measurement techniques (e.g. Spectroscopy, Laser Characterization, Fiber Optics, Polarization Optics, and Adaptive Optics) Fluency in Mandarin and English If you wish to apply for the above position, please email a copy of your CV along with a covering letter and your salary expectations to or via mail to: Human Resources, Thorlabs Ltd, A101, 100#, Lane 2891, South Qilianshan Rd Shanghai 200331.

Projekt- und Produktmanagement/ Qualitätsmanagement

Forschung & Entwicklung


Elektronik/ Elektrotechnik/ Feinmechanik

Medizintechnik/ Optik

Angestellter/ Fachkraft



Shanghai (China)