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  • Our client is an innovative small business providing advanced electro-optical solutions for defense applications, seeks a Manufacturing Engineer. In this role, you will be responsible for developing the manufacturing process by comprehending existing prototype development to transition to scalable production assembly.


  • Work with engineering to lead the transition of products from development to production.
  • Collaborate with all stakeholders involved including program management, quality, and engineers.
  • Develop manufacturing processes and procedures for the build of complex electro-optical systems.
  • Establish manufacturing workflows, space requirements, and equipment layout to improve manufacturing efficiency.
  • Create work instructions for assembly.
  • Develop and install fixtures, tooling, and equipment to support production.
  • Coordinate equipment maintenance and repair.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or a related scientific or engineering field, with 5+ years of exposure to complex electro-optical systems for military applications.
  • Extensive experience with the design and production of electro-optical systems such as laser systems, night vision/imaging systems, and target location systems is a plus.
  • Experience with the manufacture and test of equipment intended for use in harsh military environments, including familiarity with standards such as MIL-STD-810.
  • Hands-on experience with system integration and test.
  • Creative thinker with outstanding problem-solving skills through execution of manufacturability.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, Project, and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to interact with customers, suppliers, and other external personnel.


  • $130,000 – $180,000 a year
  • Benefits Package 
  • Travel within the US or internationally to customer locations may be required occasionally to support product testing or design reviews.

    • Location: Anywhere
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