Fundamental Laser Sciences (OF), Holography and Diffractive Optics (FH), Imaging Optical Design (FD), Integrated Optics (PI), Laser Systems (PL), Nonlinear Optics (OL), Optical Fabrication & Testing (FM), Optical Metrology (OR), Optics in Digital Systems (ID), Optoelectronics (PO), Polarization (FP), Systems and Instrumentation (FS), Therapeutic Laser Applications (BA), Thin Films (FT), Vision (VV)
Years of Experience:
4 Year Degree
Rainbow Research Optics, Inc. (RROI), a privately-owned custom and precision optics manufacturing company, has an immediate opening for two (2) Technical Sales Engineers at its facility located in Centennial, Colorado. RROI has been providing high quality custom optics to the defense, medical, commercial, and laser markets for over 20 years.
Technical Sales Engineers are primarily the face to the customer for the company. The position requires some travel. Additionally, this position requires compliance with ITAR Regulations, therefore all employees working in this capacity must be a U.S. Citizen or a U.S. Permanent Resident. Candidate must have the ability to work off-hours as needed to meet business and customer requirements.
Identify ITAR controlled documents, and handle per DDTC Regulations and RROI policy.
Consistent Development of Optics Manufacturing and Coating Capabilities knowledge. The incumbent is:
Expected to know how to read and interpret a technical drawing
Expected to know typical optical specifications and tolerance meanings within the first 90 days of employment. (Ex: Surface Irregularity, Dimensional Tolerancing, Scratch-Dig, Wedge, etc.)
Expected to know typical coating specifications and substrate materials used for the most frequently specified wavelength ranges within the first 5 months of employment.
Respond to Request For Quotes and Customer Information Requests
Request material quotes from vendors
Review all quotations and subsequent purchase orders with Supervisor, as required
Timely and appropriately respond to all customer questions and inquiries.
Manage all aspects of quotes, purchase orders, RMAs, jobs, and production/delivery status for all assigned customers. Examples include: Responding to RFQs, Quote Follow-up, Material Order Status, Material Delivery, Document Management, Status requests from customers, Delivery due date tracking and modifications, RMA and warranty repair status, etc.
Follow up and communicate with existing customers and leads regularly
Submit Sales Reports
Ability to attend trade shows domestically and internationally
Trip or Trade Show Plan and follow up
Conduct customer site visits domestically and internationally, as required
Interact with management and production regarding order status, production times, etc.
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office applications and the use of Microsoft Windows.
Must be able to type 40 words per minute.
Must be able to make and take phone calls to/from customers
Competitive benefits available: Medical (including Dental), Paid-Time Off and 401(K) after 90 days
Incentive pay conditional
**** Relocation expenses are not authorized****
Offers of employment are contingent upon successfully completing a background check and drug screening.
Salary: Negotiable contingent upon experience
Please visit our web-site and factory tour for further information:
RROI is an equal opportunity employer, committed to recruiting, hiring, and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, regardless of sex; race; color; creed; national origin; religion; age; marital status; pregnancy; physical, mental, or sensory disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.
Education and Experience Required or Desirable:
BS degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology or other technical discipline
A minimum of one-year experience in technical sales. Experience in Precision Optic sales or manufacturing is preferred
Candidate must possess a valid driver’s license and may have to obtain a Passport.
Must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident to comply with ITAR regulations
About Rainbow Research Optics, Inc.
Rainbow Research Optics, Inc. (RROI) a privately-owned optics manufacturing company. The company is located in Centennial, Colorado. Rainbow Research Optics, Inc. has been providing precision and custom optics to the defense, medical, commercial, and laser markets for over 20 years.