Senior Metrology Development Engineer

Bausch + Lomb | Rochester, NY

Posted Date 3/25/2024

Bausch + Lomb (NYSE/TSX: BLCO) is a leading global eye health company dedicated to protecting and enhancing the gift of sight for millions of people around the world—from the moment of birth through every phase of life. Our mission is simple, yet powerful: helping you see better, to live better.

Our comprehensive portfolio of over 400 products is fully integrated and built to serve our customers across the full spectrum of their eye health needs throughout their lives. Our iconic brand is built on the deep trust and loyalty of our customers established over our 170-year history. We have a significant global research, development, manufacturing, and commercial footprint of approximately 13,000 employees and a presence in approximately 100 countries, extending our reach to billions of potential customers across the globe. We have long been associated with many of the most significant advances in eye health, and we believe we are well positioned to continue leading the advancement of eye health in the future.


Subject matter expert in contact lens measurement and metrology systems from early innovation/concept development through implementation. Provide technical expertise in establishing specifications, developing, debugging and qualifying Metrology Systems in support of Contact Lens Development. Provide project coordination and leadership of metrology systems development and qualification.


  • Interface w/ customers and internal functions to define and develop specifications and requirements of innovative metrology technologies and methods.
  • Coordinate development, testing and qualification of advanced ophthalmic metrology systems.
  • Represent function as subject matter expert in contact lens measurement and metrology development.
  • Effectively interface with internal customers, external vendors and local management to rapidly assess and successfully troubleshoot technical problems.
  • Provide technical leadership and support on development and commercialization teams.
  • Develop and implement test methods and documented procedures.
  • Conduct Engineering studies and equipment qualifications including preparing protocols, supporting execution of protocols and analyzing/summarizing results.
  • Provide mentoring to less experienced engineers and technicians.


  • BS Mechanical or Optical Engineering or related curriculum (MS preferred)
  • Demonstrated expertise w/ MS Office product (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and MS Project
  • Experienced w/ statistical analysis applications (Minitab preferred)
  • Familiar w/ Design for Six Sigma methodologies including I2DOV process
  • 7+ years relevant industrial experience in medical device metrology development
  • Technical Project management experience
  • Working knowledge of optical and mechanical metrology systems used to measure and manufacturing process of ophthalmic products
  • Proficient in applied statistics
  • Familiar w/ regulated medical device development environment (ISO/FDA)
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including demonstrated ability to interact and influence all levels of the organization
  • Mechanical and optical design experience desired (Solidworks/Zemax)

We offer competitive salary & excellent benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, Eye Health, Disability and Life Insurance begins on your hire date
  • 401K Plan with company match and ongoing company contribution
  • Paid time off – vacation (3 weeks - prorated upon hire), floating holidays and sick time
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan with company match
  • Employee Incentive Bonus
  • Tuition Reimbursement (select degrees)
  • Ongoing performance feedback and annual compensation review

As required by New York State's pay transparency bill, Bausch + Lomb provides a good faith minimum and maximum salary range of compensation for roles that can or will be performed, in New York State. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For New York State, the range of starting hourly pay for this role is $85,000 to $130,000.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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Employment Type
Full Time

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