Optical Field Technician II

  • Mountain View, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Astreya is the leading IT solutions provider to deliver technology-enabled services and fuel digital transformation to some of the most exciting companies on the planet. We are at the cusp of a new way of working with our delivery model that helps our clients be positively productive by matching exceptional people to on-site teams delivering world-class IT service. With engineers in over 30 countries and 70 cities around the world, we are a global company working with the world's most recognizable and innovative organizations.

Job Description

What this Job Entails: 

The Optical Field Technician II will build, test, and improve upon a camera system with optic, photonic and laser technologies.  The role will interact with manufacturing and design to establish and improve a reliable and robust manufacturing process with attention to detail, by executing design experiments, and collaborating on test and build equipment.  



  • Applies company policies and procedures to resolve a variety of issues

  • Works on problems of moderate scope

  • Receives general instructions on routine work and detailed instructions on new projects


Your Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work with team to build, test, and validate optical systems

  • Work with cross-disciplinary teams including electrical, mechanical, software, and reliability engineering, as well as external vendors

  • Categorize and help debug issues found in the field

  • Collaborate on  release strategy for hardware upgrades

  • Support product development through design refinements for reliability, ease of assembly and test, delivery timeline, and cost effectiveness

  • Analyze/interpret data and document technical findings 

  • Perform tolerance analysis of systems and documentation of results

  • Perform Laboratory testing of optical components and systems with documentation of results

  • Perform root cause analysis of manufacturing errors with documentation of analysis, recommendations for improvement  

  • Responsible for tracking build rate and build timing

  • Responsible for tracking material usage and periodic inventory checks.


Required Qualifications/Skills:

  • 2 to 5 years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience 

  • Builds productive internal and external working relationships

  • Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action

  • Familiarity with building and testing optical systems

  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills

  • Attention to detail and ability to follow documented procedures. 

  • Other duties as required. This list is not meant to be a comprehensive inventory of all responsibilities assigned to this position


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Familiarity with CAD software 

  • Understanding of design for manufacturing/assembly 


Physical Demand & Work Environment:

  • Must have the ability to perform office-related tasks which may include prolonged sitting or standing

  • Must have the ability to move from place to place within an office environment

  • Must be able to use a computer

  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively 

  • Some positions may require occasional repetitive motion or movements of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers


What can Astreya offer you?

  • Employment in the fast-growing IT space providing you with a variety of career options

  • Opportunity to work with some of the biggest firms in the world as part of the Astreya delivery network

  • Introduction to new ways of working and awesome technologies

  • Career paths to help you establish where you want to go

  • Focus on internal promotion and internal mobility - we love to build teams from within

  • Free 24/7 accessible Professional Development through LinkedIn Learning and other online courses to give you opportunities to upskill at your own pace

  • Education Assistance

  • Dedicated management to provide you with on point leadership and care

  • Numerous on the job perks

  • Market competitive compensation and insurance, health and wellness benefits 




Additional Information

Astreya Partners is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. We evaluate qualified applicants on merit and business needs and not on race, color, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, veteran status or any other factor protected by law.
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