Optical Designer

Research into optics and optoelectronics and the practical application of its results constitute the main activity of our team. TOPTEC, the Research Centre for Special Optics and Optoelectronic Systems, is a department of the Institute of Plasma Physics of the Czech Academy of Sciences and one of its application centres. Our team consists of approximately 40 researchers and technicians.


  • Design, construction, integration, testing of optical systems for applications in the space sector
  • Preparation of project documentation
  • Design development to meet customer requirements


  • Degree in optical engineering, optoelectronics, technical physics or similar
  • Experience in the design
  • Experience in the construction, integration, testing and optimization of optical systems (nice to have)
  • Knowledge of Zemax OpticStudio or others (Oslo, Code V)
  • Solid understanding of math and physics
  • Willingness to work in a team environment
  • Fluent communication in English

Contact: Ing. Lukáš Steiger, Ph.D., E: Tato e-mailová adresa je chráněna před spamboty. Pro její zobrazení musíte mít povolen Javascript. T: +420 487 953 901