Teledyne Technologies

Engineering Technologist

Locations CA-ON-Vaughan
Requisition ID
Teledyne Optech

Company Overview

Teledyne Optech has been a world leader in the design, development and manufacture of advanced lidar instruments for 40 years. Teledyne Optech is widely recognized for its technological depth in lidar and related technologies, with decades of experience in lidar and photogrammetry, as well as auxiliary technologies such as GPS, inertial measurement systems, and waveform digitization. Our rugged, reliable, and innovative lidar and camera products are deployed on all seven continents—and even on other planets, where a Teledyne Optech lidar provided proof of precipitation on Mars.

Position Summary and Responsibilities

The selected candidate will work within the integrated R&D engineering team responsible for supporting the design, development and implementation of a wide range of high value, high-tech 3D imaging and surveying (lidar) products. This includes involvement in the full product life cycle of these electronic and opto-mechanical systems from concept, design, analysis and testing to production implementation and customer support.


  • Build prototype/preproduction hardware required to support product development.
  • Design and document cabling and wiring harnesses.
  • Build and test prototype/preproduction cables and harnesses.
  • Test and troubleshoot prototype/preproduction systems and subsystems for function and performance and to verify test procedures.
  • Collect and analyze test data to assist engineering staff in preparing technical reports.
  • Assist in generating engineering documentation for production assembly and test procedures.
  • Participate in component and tool selection/procurement for prototype development.
  • Assist engineers in various tasks as required.


  • College graduate in Electronics Technologist program or equivalent with 5 or more years of relevant experience
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and understanding of dimensioning and tolerancing of mechanical drawings.
  • Proficiency in building, testing and troubleshooting electronic hardware
  • Experience in using commercial software for electronic circuits design (Altium is an asset)
  • Operational knowledge of various types of electronic test equipment
  • Experience in computerized data acquisition equipment and software
  • Familiarity with electro-mechanical assembly, wiring and connectors
  • Familiarity with workmanship standards including PCB assembly, repair and inspection (exposure to avionics workmanship standards an asset)
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written, to deal effectively with different departments across the company
  • Experience with lasers and optical systems is an asset

Teledyne Optech is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and inclusion. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


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