Lead Engineer, Optical Sensing

Job Description


Job Responsibilities

  • Design and test the optical sensing system for portable device.
  • Develop analysis algorithm to extract the chemical information from multispectral and hyperspectral imaging data.
  • Work with teammates to construct the prototypes and develop multiple applications, such as food and environment inspections.


  • PhD holder or Master’s degree in Engineering, Physics, Material Science, Chemistry or Chemical Engineering related fields with minimum 3 years of related experiences. Candidates with less experience may also be considered.
  • Knowledge of optical sensing technologies and chemical material characterisations.
  • Hands-on experience in LED illumination system, optical spectroscopy, and optical scattering sensing system development (optical design & set up).
  • Experience in optical signal analysis is a plus.
  • Experience in optical design software such as Zemax is a plus.
  • Experience with UI and lab automation with Matlab, LabView, C# and/or other programming languages is a plus.


The appointment will be on renewable contract terms with a competitive salary and performance-linked variable pay. Fringe benefits include paid leave, medical and dental benefits, insurance coverage and contribution to MPF. The incumbent will normally work a five-day week.

Interested candidates please send application (quoting Ref. No.) with detailed resume, current and expected salary to Talent Acquisition via email to [email protected]

Application will be open until the position is filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. ASTRI reserves the right not to fill the position.

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