Zemax Overview

  • www.zemax.com
  • Kirkland, WA
  • 51 to 200 Employees
  • 1991
  • Company - Private
  • Enterprise Software & Network Solutions
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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Zemax is the leading brand of optical and illumination design software used by thousands of professional optical designers and engineers worldwide, and OpticStudio is the latest edition of Zemax software. We touch nearly every optical system manufactured today, from cell phone ...
Mission: Our primary goal is the comprehensive success of our customers. We truly believe that we only progress as a company when our customers are successful. This principle is at the heart of everything we do. Our software development is guided by our customer’s feedback and the ...

Zemax Reviews

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Swaminathan Subbiah
Swaminathan Subbiah
5 Ratings
Former Employee, more than 1 year

"Good growing company"

Jan 11, 2021 - Sales Administrator in Kirkland, WA
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO


Good salary and benefits, co-workers are starting and fun.


Not a lot of options for growth
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Zemax Interviews

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Applied online75%
In Person25%

  1. Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    Standard tech interview format. A couple of phone interviews then an onsite. The technical part of the interview was more focused on physics rather than obscure programming problems. I was expected to give a talk. There were also the standard behavioral questions.

    Here's some buggy code. Where's the bug?

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Company Updates

June 29, 2017
With its comprehensive suite of optical, laser, and illumination design features, OpticStudio provides unparalleled value for optical engineers and researchers. Try OpticStudio Premium Edition free. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQiVL
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June 29, 2017
Watch this on-demand webinar on the James Webb Space Telescope. In this webinar, we'll talk about the mission and do some modeling work. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQiVD
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