OPTICAL SYSTEMS SCIENTIST/ENGINEER

OPTICAL SYSTEMS SCIENTIST/ENGINEER

PSI - Boston, MA
Full-time
Masters

Physical Sciences Inc., located 20 miles north of Boston in Andover, MA, seeks a well-qualified individual that will contribute to ongoing programs developing active (laser-based) optical systems for remote sensing, LIDAR, and other laser-based illumination systems. The ideal candidate is an experimentalist in mechanical/optical engineering, applied physics, or electrical engineering with good hardware development skills. Experience with solid state, semiconductor, and fiber lasers as well as optical design, sensor system design, digital/analog electronics, combined with a good sense of mechanical design and software development skills is desirable. Opportunities to contribute to field installation and demonstration of systems will be available.

The candidate must be internally motivated, yet enjoy being part of a team dedicated to success of the project. Strong verbal and written communication skills are required as the candidate will have the opportunity to participate in program reporting and presentations. He or she will grow to manage a team of engineers supporting overall program deliverable requirements.

A Masters or PhD degree and 5–10 years of experience is required.

US Citizenship is required.

Benefits: 
Healthcare
Medical
Dental
Flexible spending accounts
Long-tem bank (LTB) sick hours
Short term disability insurance
Long term disability insurance
Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance