Optics Engineer

Location Timisoara, Romania

Pacesetting. Passionate. Together. Since 1899, HELLA, one of the top 40 automotive suppliers worldwide, has shaped the industry with innovative lighting systems and vehicle electronics. In addition, the company is one of the most important partners of the aftermarket and independent workshops. What motivates us: Shaping the mobility of tomorrow and fostering the central market trends such as autonomous driving, efficiency and electrification, connectivity and digitization as well as individualization. Every day, more than 40,000 employees worldwide are committed to this with passion, know-how and innovative strength.


As an Optics Engineer, your main role will be to develop optic geometries, e.g. lamp components, such as reflectors, finishers and different types of lenses.

  • You will be planning and carrying out photometric measurements and analyzing the results, taking into account legal, operational, safety-related and quality-related specifications.
  • Furthermore, you will be calculating and defining optical geometries, e.g. lamp components, for series development and preliminary development close to series production, using photometric simulations, evaluating and forwarding the results to Technical Design and/or to other internal and external positions and deriving any design measures that may be necessary.
  • You will also be involved in the development of new light sources in agreement with those responsible and in cooperation with the suppliers.
  • As another task, you will be drawing up photometric requirements and specifications, in agreement with those affected.


  • In order to join us, you should have experience in the development of Optics geometries
  • Experience in photometric measurements and result analysis
  • You are a graduate engineer in Mechanical / Electronics / Physics Engineering
  • You need to be fluent in English; German would be an advantage

Take the opportunity to reveal your potential within a global, family-run company that offers you the best possible conditions for progressing in your career.

Please send us your application through our careers portal, citing reference number HRO-SA-D2OD.

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HELLA Romania S.R.L.
Ms. Teodora Ioja
Calea Martirilor Street, Nr. 1
300011 Timisoara