job Optical Engineer – Physicist (M/F)

The company

Located in the Liège Science Park of Liège (Belgium), AMOS is specialized in the design and manufacturing of opto-mechanical systems dedicated to the space industry, professional astronomy and industry. AMOS expertise is recognized worldwide and is placing the company as a European leader in space optics, space simulator and medium and large telescopes.

In order to strengthen its team, AMOS is looking for one Optical Engineer.

Your profile

  • Opticial engineer training or physicist engineer or master in physics;
  • 3 to 5 years experience in optical design, manufacturing, or AIV; or PhD in optics or astrophysics;
  • Knowledge in optical measurement methods (interferometry, 3D CMM, laser tracker);
  • Advanced level in French and English;
  • Stress resistant, adaptation to a dynamic context, ability to react to problems;
  • Taste for teamworking (mechanics, mechatronics, optics) and at ease to work in a multi-disciplinary environment;
  • Organized and autonomous, ability to manage various activities;
  • Rigorous and accurate;
  • Critical mind, oriented towards continuous improvement.


  • Knowledge of Zemax and Fred optical softwares;
  • Experience in space industry and of work in clean room environment.

Your function

The candidate will have the following tasks:

  • Participate in the definition of optical systems for on-going projects (on board hardware, telescopes, mirrors, etc.);
  • Participate to the estimations of systems technical budgets, perform opto-mechanical tolerancing and defining optical elements specifications;
  • Define the assembly, integration and validation (AIV) activities of the optical systems, as well as associated test plan;
  • Coordinate and participate to these AIV activities and establish the optical performance budget of the tested system.

Our offer

  • An exciting international business sector, at the forefront of technology;
  • A permanent contract with a complete salary package;
  • Learning and evolution opportunities;
  • A pleasant and work-friendly environment.

Please send your application to: attn. Mrs Sandrine NAA, Administrative Assistant, AMOS S.A., Liège Science Park, Rue des Chasseurs Ardennais 2, 4031 Angleur or by e-mail to with the following reference: “Optical Engineer – Physiscist”

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Published on 24.05.2019
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