Optical Design Eng. Intern - Fairport, NY
Company: Corning Inc.
Posted on: February 22, 2021
Optical Design Eng. Intern - Fairport, NY Date: Jan 5, 2021
Company: Corning Requisition Number: 43405 Corning is one of the
world's leading innovators in materials science! For more than 160
years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty
glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have
created new industries and transformed people's lives. Corning
succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique
combination of material and process innovation, and close
collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.
The Specialty Materials segment manufactures products that provide
more than 150 material formulations for glass, glass ceramics and
fluoride crystals to meet demand for unique customer needs.
Consequently, this segment operates in a wide variety of commercial
and industrial segments that include display optics and components,
semiconductor optics components, aerospace and defense, astronomy,
ophthalmic products, telecommunications components and cover glass
that is optimized for portable display devices. Corning's summer
internship experience is rich with hands-on learning. You'll live,
work, and experience the communities in which Corning operates,
while building on-the-job skills. The purpose of the Optical Design
Engineering Intern Program is to raise the bar on talent by
strengthening our pipeline for entry level roles for immediate and
future needs. Description: Summer engineering intern position to
support the manufacturing and engineering of world-class,
high-precision optical systems. This is a dynamic position for an
individual to work as part of Corning Advanced Optics' optical
design team to model, tolerance and analyze complex optical systems
from concept to completion. Primary duties will encompass
developing optical simulation and analysis tools to aid in
understanding optical performance of lens systems between hardware
laboratory measurements and theoretical design. Person may also
engage in assessing new lens opportunities for performance and
manufacturing build strategies. Qualifications:
- BS or MS Candidate, having completed at least three years'
higher education. --- Coursework in geometrical optics, physical
optics, aberration theory and interferometry.
- Strong organizational skills and detail oriented.
- Good written and oral communication skills.
- Working knowledge of analysis tools such as Mathematica,
Mathcad, or Visual Basic programming in Excel.
- Experience with major optical design software desired (e.g.
CODE V, Zemax, LightTools, ASAP, etc.). Duration:
- Summer 2021, 8-12 weeks Corning Advanced Optics is an industry
leader in the manufacture of high precision optical systems for
lithography and inspection applications, metrology measurement
tools and laser components. This is an exciting company with
complete in-house design engineering, fabrication, and testing
- We offer competitive salaries, housing assistance, and travel
reimbursement Intern Activities:
- Social and networking events, volunteer opportunities, and
community Involvement Required to sign covenant not to compete Are
you ready to start an exciting internship with Corning, Inc.? Apply
today! This position does not support immigration sponsorship. We
prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age,
religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally
protected status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities
are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job
application or interview process, to perform essential job
functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of
employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
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