CACI is looking for a Fiber Optics Technician who can independently serve as a skilled technical specialist to build custom photonic, electrical, and mechanical hardware solutions for optical research & development and production programs, and support test engineers in developing test equipment and procedures and conducting tests for specific program tasks.
What you'll get to do:
Fabricate intricate fiber optic subassemblies and perform integration of subassemblies with electrical and mechanical components for breadboard, prototype, and production units.
Work with engineers to support the transition of photonic subsystem designs into production.
Perform optical or electrical testing and characterization as specified by design engineers.
Independently follow test procedures and record detailed test data.
Order parts, materials and equipment required for assembly and testing of photonic subassemblies.
Maintain laboratory and laboratory equipment.
If required, obtain/retain a government security clearance at the level to perform the job.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Experience with custom, fine assembly.
Fiber optic splicing processes and equipment, including arc fusion splicers, cleavers, and re-coaters.
Use of optical sources, power meters, and optical spectrum analyzers to test optical components.
General understanding of basic photonic principles.
Associate degree in a related technical field is desirable; 5 years of related experience is required, or an equivalent combination of education, skills, and experience
What We Can Offer You:
- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
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