Are you a Senior Optical Engineer with a system-oriented mindset? Do you like launching new products? Do you have experience in Lightening within the Automotive industry, do not hesitate and apply and join our partner GSM Automotive as a Senior Optical Engineer Ref no.: SOE/03/2022/W, Location: UK


🎯 Role: You will develop the light guides and ancillary components required to support the GSM illuminated product range. This includes component evaluation and selection, pip pattern simulation and generation, optical simulate ion, and test.

  • Working with customer and supplier teams to complete vehicle project activities whilst providing Engineering and technical support to GSM Automotive as it implements concept designs into component products,
  • Generate test equipment for GSM & GSM suppliers to allow ongoing assessment of optical products
  • Generate optical reports of assembled units
  • To support the inquiry and estimating process at the quotation stage advising on technical implications and feasibility prior to the product being quoted
  • Attend and take responsibility for product DFMEA & support PFMEA
  • Liaise with the customer, suppliers, and relevant GSM team members always during the inquiry, new product introduction, and initial manufacture phases.


🎯 What will help you to get the job done: 

  • Lightening experience end to end experience within automotive tier 1 or tier 2 companies or relevant industry - minimum of 3+ years,
  • Understanding and having a hands-on experience with LED lighting, light guides, plastic light guides, light patch as well as electrical knowledge, plastic, Interior lighting 
  • Having strong communication skills, being enthusiastic, ambitious, driving the growth of GSM,
  • Understand and work within the IATF 16949.
  • Understanding and working within the ISO14001 environmental system.
  • Understanding and working within the ISO27001 and TISAX systems.

We offer

  • Challenging projects 🏆 within a new plant that will enable expanding your skills while working with diverse and collaborative teams across the globe.
  • Chance to share your ideas and continuously improve our processes.
  • Flat organizational structure.
  • Hybrid working model 🚀

Hello! I am Tuğçe and I am responsible for this recruitment process. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out. I will be happy to meet you.

Contact details: Tuğçe Çakır,


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