Welcome to the OPTISYS Careers Page.

Optisys is a leader in metal additively manufactured antennas, is growing. We are working with the largest aerospace companies in the world to provide mission-critical antennas for apace, aircraft, and ground vehicles. Our products connect the earth to missions on Mars, Venus, and the Moon, provide in-flight Wi-Fi connectivity for commercial airlines, and provide SATCOM connections for the most demanding military ground platforms. 

 

We are growing and we are hiring.

Below are our current critical needs for talent. Please continue to visit this page as we will keep it updated as our needs change.

Please read through the full details of the descriptions below. If you have what we are looking for, use the “Apply Here” link to submit your information and you will be contacted shortly.

RF Antenna Design / Waveguide Electromagnetics Engineer

 

Optisys continues to grow with metal 3D printed antenna technology.

Exciting applications on fielded systems include:

-      Communications antennas for Lunar landers, Mars Orbiter, Venus Orbiters

-      UAV radar

-      Commercial Inflight Connectivity (IFC) SATCOM

-      Line-Of-Sight (LOS) UAV communications

We are looking for an antenna designer who designs RF components with waveguide technology in the 1 to 100 GHz frequency range.

We prefer an expertise in HFSS with recent experience OR an expertise in CST. 

This role is for an individual who is open to additional learning and would relish the opportunity to immerse themselves in both project work and deeper RF theory to support our extensive IRAD activities.

This is a new role, due to the exponential increase in design work, specifically in electromagnetic antenna design. The successful candidate will directly report to the CTO.

Mechanical Engineer III

We are seeking someone who can quickly learn how to design for our particular additive manufacturing process and product set. They will need to document the design and process such that it is robust and can produce repeatable, successful results.

This is a new role, due to the exponential increase in design work, specifically in electromagnetic antenna design. This role will report to the COO and is located at the Optisys HQ in Salt Lake City, UT.

 

This is an opportunity to work on the leading edge of metal 3D printed antennas, which are a novel class of antennas that allow for pushing the limits of what physics allows in antenna design. Optisys antennas can be found all around the world and out of this world in space. This position requires creativity and exploration of difficult design challenges to solve problems.

 

Requirements include:
Current US Citizenship or Current Permanent Green Card Holder
BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering with 5 years work experience as a Mechanical Engineer

 

Key qualifications include:
Demonstrated experience with mechanical design and documentation of aerospace components and systems

 

Geographic Requirement:
Availability needed to work onsite at Optisys UT Headquarters.

Process Engineer 

The Optisys Process Engineer is responsible for working with our Major Suppliers to Out-Source Production. The Process Engineer designs and documents the In-House Production Processes while producing EDM and LRIP Units. Some Travel is required.

This is a new role, due to the exponential increase in design work, specifically in electromagnetic antenna design.

 

This role is located at the Optisys HQ in Salt Lake City, UT and reports to the Director of Operations. 

 

This is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding company that produces the leading edge of a metal 3D printed solution.

Requirements include:
Current US Citizenship or Current Permanent Green Card Holder
BS Degree with 5 years work experience as a Process Engineer  (Aerospace Sector or Medical Sector is a plus)
 

Key qualifications include:
Demonstrated experience with Process Engineering  (Aerospace Industry OR Medical Industry experience is a plus)
Design and Document Optisys Development and Production Processes
Train / Mentor Team Members in dynamic Production Processes

Manager of Supply Chain & Procurementrocess

The Supply Chain / Procurement Manager will have one direct report to start with. This role is located at the Optisys HQ in Salt Lake City, UT, and reports to the Director of Operations. 

This is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding company that produces the leading edge of a metal 3D printed solutions.

Requirements include:
Current US Citizenship or Current Permanent Green Card Holder
Minimum of 5 years experience in Supply Chain/Procurement Management.  (Aerospace experience is preferred)

Executive Administrative Assistant 

This is a new role, due to the exponential increase in design work. The EA will report to the Chief Operating Officer and work onsight at the Optisys HQ in SLC. 

The EA will be working where we push the limits to the latest technology every day. Some people call it magic.

 

We are looking for a detail-oriented professional with critical thinking skills, good writing skills, and thrives in a fast-paced environment.

 

We need someone with the experience of having worked with a team of executives to maximize their time and daily productivity. 

 

Our executive team needs help with more organization and the removal of administrative functions from our business day.

Duties and Responsibilities Include:

Earn the trust of the leadership team
Answering questions with banks or setting up new accounts.
Helping prepare travel plans
Help prepare company parties, activities, customer visits
Help to manage email
Help with scheduling and calendaring
Process visitors into the facility
Gather information and reports
Prepare written responses to customers and suppliers
Prepare compensation and bonus notices for employees
Take on miscellaneous tasks as needed
Document management, scanning documents and storing in proper locations and revision controlled.
Editing and making updates to policies and procedures.
Maintaining NDAs and keeping them up to date.

 

Requirements include:
Current US Citizenship or Current Permanent Green Card Holder
 

Experience:

Demonstrated 5 + years of experience in a similar role.

Education in business management or writing would be a bonus.

Experience with similar functions in a company much larger than Optisys so there is the experience with how these companies operate.

Demonstrated experience working closely with top executive leadership.

Geographic Location Requirements:

The EA will report to the Chief Operating Officer and work onsight at the Optisys HQ in SLC.

Program Manager 

We are looking for program managers to help us collaborate with our customers and engineering teams to deliver antennas for the most demanding applications.

Hands-on experience is needed to manage products and projects with high volume outsourced manufacturing,

The Optisys Program Manager is responsible for meeting customer and business objectives by leading matrix teams and managing projects. 

This is a new role, due to the exponential increase in design work, specifically in electromagnetic antenna design.

 

This role is located at the Optisys HQ in Salt Lake City, UT, and reports to the Director of Programs. 

 

This is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding company that produces the leading edge of a metal 3D printed solution.

Requirements include:
Current US Citizenship or Current Permanent Green Card Holder
BS Degree with 5 years work experience as a Program Manager 

Key qualifications include:
Demonstrated experience managing geographically distributed teams
Experience with contract and project management using ERP systems Epicor, SAP, Costpoint or similar
Experience with project management tools:
– MS Project (with waterfall and agile projects)
– Kanban and Scrum agile tools like Jira, Trello, and Microsoft Planner

Geographic Requirement:
Availability needed to work onsite at Optisys UT Headquarters. Hybrid work from home schedule can be considered with a proven track record of success for remote work.

About Optisys

 

Located in Salt Lake City, Utah, Optisys is a groundbreaking antenna technology company, fusing novel RF design with metal additive manufacturing to generate unique, highly integrated and market leading solutions.

Optisys excels at rapidly developed, customized, high performance antenna designs in metal waveguide for global customers that include Lockheed Martin, Boeing, L-3 and General Dynamics. Optisys serves a broad range of market segments from sea to deep space, with many deployments in all these areas. These solutions are produced for the commercial, defense and government sectors.

Optisys is a turn-key solutions provider offering components or full system development and has a full vertically integrated process from design through manufacturing. This enables engineers to see their designs through the whole development process from design through production, test, and deployment.

Optisys is the only successful US-based design specialist for antennas produced using metal 3D printing. We currently have around 30 employees and are on a very rapid growth tract due to an enormous influx of customers and IRAD for new technology.

Optisys solves unique problems that provide the opportunity for strong engineers to have full engagement and express their creativity and ingenuity through exciting and groundbreaking new concepts and solutions.