Knowledge Transfer Engineer

The role of the UniKLasers Knowledge Transfer Engineer is within the Research & Development team.

Laser Engineer building a laser on the optical bench in the cleanroom

Job Description

The Knowledge Transfer Engineer will work closely with our CSO to complete system design packages and facilitate transfer of finished product designs from R&D to Production and documentation of Company’s Know-How. The role also requires understanding and contributing to laser developments, including building and testing laser assemblies.


- Completion of Design Packages to facilitate product transfer to the Production team

- SolidWorks generated Bill of Materials

- Documenting of the proprietary Know-How – R&D assembly techniques, optical components specifications, optics and specialist suppliers’ details, design process history, theoretical basis for UKL design (platforms, leading components…), etc.

- Assistance with patent applications

- Implement and /or improve and follow safeguard processes around company’s technological and technical documentation

- Facilitation and documentation of regular Knowledge Transfer forums, presented by CSO

- Generate information for company’s technical publications (white papers, blogs, articles, etc.)

- Work on company R&D laser development projects to timely deadlines

- Follow clean room procedures and safety guidelines

Required Qualifications & Experience

- Educated to a Master’s Degree level in Laser Science/Engineering/Optoelectronics or Bachelor’s Degree level in LaserScience/Engineering/Optoelectronics

- 2+ years of experience in laser technology or related fields.

- Good understanding of optics and laser principles

- Good knowledge and hands-on experience in general mechanics and electronics

- Proven experience in DPSS laser assembly

- Working knowledge of Solidworks

- Ability to set up and document processes and procedures

- Strong innovation, analytical, diagnostic and problem solving skills

- Ability to work on your own and as a part of a team

- Multi-tasking and prioritizing in order to achieve tight deadlines

- Good written and verbal communication skills


Applicants must have the permanent right to work in the UK.

Please send your CV and cover letter to