Metrology Engineer in Carlsbad, California at Radiometer

Date Posted: 10/16/2019

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Job ID: AME000186

About Us

At Radiometer, our mission is to help caregivers make diagnostic decisions that save lives. To provide caregivers the insight and confidence that help them arrive at the right diagnostic decisions – decisions that in the end help save lives.
On a yearly basis millions of lives are touched by the information our solutions provide and that’s a fact, we take very seriously; the more critical the setting, the greater the requirements are and that’s why we’ve made it our vision to improve global healthcare with reliable, fast and easy patient diagnoses.
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Our people
At Radiometer, we acknowledge that the information our products provide is often the difference between life and death; an acknowledgement that drives and unites us as a company. From biotech and software specialists to financial controllers and engineers, all 3200 colleagues are committed and dedicated to help realize life’s potential.

If you aspire to be part of a purpose, performance and values driven organization whose mission and vision guide every action, we are eager to hear from you.


The Metrology Engineer will analyse complex data sets from operations Metrology equipment to recommend process changes, alterations to measurement methods, and design adjustments in order to improve product manufacturability and reliability. This position uses design understanding, advanced metrology system knowledge, and design of experiment skills, to drive impactful process and design improvements.  This position will work closely with members of the Quality, R&D, and Production teams to identify and implement improvement opportunities.


  • Use strategic skills to leverage in-process data to propose meaningful changes 

  • Utilize high intellect to create and develop Computer Measurement Machine (CMM) programs, and confirm correct Engineering specifications to predict final performance from in-process testing.

  • Be a subject matter expert in Metrology and inspection techniques

  • Respond to problems with a sense of urgency

  • Understand the fundamentals of measurement techniques to contribute to the development of the right measurement requirement scheme for in-process and final test measurement efforts

Radiometer is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Requirements


  • 2-4 years of experience in Metrology or similar field preferred.
  • Experience troubleshooting by leveraging data from Metrology equipment, required.
  • Experience developing reports to analyze data trends and propose meaningful conclusions, required.
  • Ability to communicate advanced product knowledge, required.
  • Design of experiment leadership experience, required.
  • Advanced Metrology programming and data analysis on at least one of the following, required: 
  • Nikon 
  • Cyberscan
  • Bruker 
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Related Field, required.

Information Technology 
JMP Statistical Software Knowledge, preferred.
VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) and Macro Development Knowledge, preferred.

Up to 10% may be required

Must be able to read, write and fluently communicate in English
Excellent written and oral communication skills

Reports to:Process Engineering Manager
Direct Reports:None
Critical Relationships:
  • R&D Team
  • Quality Team
  • Purchasing Team
  • Operations / Production Team

General physical requirements:Requires lifting up to 25 pounds
Visual acuity requirements:Administrative tasks
Motion and sensory requirements:Walking, talking, hearing, medium manual dexterity
Physical working conditions:Working environment is in a controlled manufacturing environment.


Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.