About Us

Arden Photonics Ltd was founded in 2001 with the aim of developing, manufacturing and selling innovative products for the photonics industry throughout the world. We also provide technical consultancy in the areas of optical fiber and laser metrology.

We specialise in test and measurement of multimode core launch distribution also known as EF, our flagship product the MPX-1 has been sold into research and production lines all over the world. Arden is also developing into a centre on measurement expertise in the ever growing field of specialty optical fibers.

David Robinson, founder and Managing Director of Arden Photonics Ltd, has 20 years experience in the photonics industry. He has worked extensively in the design and marketing of equipment for optical fiber and laser makers and component manufacturers throughout the world. His experience also covers Test & Measurement of photonics components in both technical and commercial capacities.


Arden Photonics Ltd is a specialist manufacturer of test equipment and components for the Photonics industry. We supply customers all over the world with our sophisticated products. They rely on our products to ensure the quality of their output so we require the highest standards of accuracy and reliability. We work closely with experts from National Metrology Institutes and Universities to help us to achieve that. We also pride ourselves on the high level of technical support we give to our customers.

Vacancy – Measurement Standards Manager 

Here at Arden Photonics we design and manufacture test equipment and components for the Photonics industry and currently have an exciting opportunity for a Measurement Standards Manager to join our team based in Solihull, West Midlands. We are proud to help our customers change the world in diverse ways such as building data centres to power the internet, designing lasers for eye surgery or testing aircraft cable networks. To help drive our ambitious growth plans, we are looking for a talented Measurement Standards Manager to join our team. In this role, you will play an important part in the growth of the company by ensuring that we remain at the forefront of optical fibre measurement technology, and by maintaining rigorous measurement standards in Product Development, Manufacturing and Sales.

About the role:

This permanent position is based in Solihull, West Midlands, but you may need to represent the company at international standards meetings.

Qualifications and experience:

Graduate in an engineering or scientific subject, 1-3 years experience in the Photonics industry.

Sounds interesting?  Please email your CV and covering letter to: hr@ardenphotonics.com


Technical Support

Our aim is to make certain that you get the kind of support you need to ensure your investment keeps repaying you, year after year. Whether your Arden product is in the laboratory and needs to be at the leading edge of technical developments or in a production environment where down-time is critical, we believe we have support which can be tailored to suit you.


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