Open Positions

Physical Chemist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston in Andover, is looking for an individual with strong technical skills in the area of sensor development and implementation, data fusion, and image processing for the development of chemical, biological, and radiological sensing systems. The position involves developing hardware and algorithm-centered detection systems for monitoring and screening applications.

Mechanical Engineer - Design

Q-Peak - Boston, MA

Q-Peak Inc., located north of Boston in Bedford, seeks a well-qualified candidate for a position that will assist in developing laser systems for defense, atmospheric, energy, medical and industrial applications. The ideal candidate will contribute to the development of conceptual designs and their refinement and so must be proficient in mechanical design, especially geometric tolerancing, as well as documentation of drawings. Experience in mechanical and thermal analyses is desired.

Laser Engineering Positions

Q-Peak - Boston, MA

Q-Peak Inc., located in Bedford, MA, has opportunities for hands on laser engineers & technicians. Experience with build and test of either solid state or fiber lasers is needed in the laboratory/manufacturing environment to help bring contract development of new designs to fruition. Q-Peak’s involvement in design and development of new diode-pumped solid state (bulk and fiber) lasers, laser systems, and associated nonlinear optics (SHG, OPOs, OPAs) requires direct experience in hardware design, fabrication, alignment, and test.

Fused Fiber Coupler Scientist/Engineer and Technicians

Q-Peak - Boston, MA

Q-Peak Inc., located in Bedford, MA, seeks experienced Fiber Coupler scientists/engineers to lead an active and ongoing program in fused fiber coupler development and engineering. Multi-fiber power couplers, mode-matchers, dissimilar fiber couplers, splices, and other architectures in both passive and active fibers are needed to support development of high power fiber lasers. We are also actively engaged in the development of technically diverse and complex fiber architectures/systems for multi-spectral sources.

Program Manager

Q-Peak - Boston, MA

Q-Peak Inc., located in Bedford, MA, has contractual research and laser design programs requiring a professional with technical experience in laser technologies and laser engineering who has recently or wishes to transition to the role of Program Manager. You will manage business programs ranging from SBIR/STTR technology development to full qualification/EMD deliverable laser hardware as major sub-system components within the DoD environment.

Fiber Laser Physicist/Engineer

Q-Peak - Boston, MA

Q-Peak Inc., located in Bedford, MA, is looking for experienced fiber laser scientists/engineers to join our team to work in the areas of fiber lasers, fiber amplifiers, and complex multi-spectral active fiber architectures. Extensive laboratory experience should cover fiber lasers, non-linear processes in fibers, modal propagation, and experience with high power systems (up to 1 kW and above). Our programs are diverse in requirements (spectrum, material systems, and power levels).

Energetic Formulations Chemist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston in Andover, is looking for a chemical scientist to conduct research, development, test and evaluation (RDT&E) of innovative energetic materials for propulsion and munitions systems. Emphasis is placed on laboratory scale and pilot scale processing of ingredients and formulations for fuels, oxidizers, propellants, and explosive compositions.

Battery Scientist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., with offices located in Andover and Wilmington, is looking for an entry level Scientist to support advanced Lithium ion battery research and development programs at its Wilmington facility. The individual will be involved in day-to-day hands-on laboratory experimentation, data collection, and analysis. The responsibilities for this position include:

Mechanical/Aerospace Engineer, Space Antennas

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located north of Boston in Andover, MA, seeks experienced mechanical engineers to conduct research and development of innovative technologies for structural, thermal, and mechanical systems. Our focus is on prototypes and early-stage pilot-program demonstrations in varied applications from cubesats to squad-level soldier borne technologies to engines and refrigeration.

Applied Physicist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston in Andover, MA., seeks well-qualified candidates for positions on our research team. The ideal candidate should be interested in a career devoted to applied research and development with strong experimental, hardware, and leadership skills. We seek both entry level (i.e., new graduate) and intermediate level (at least 5 to 10 years of experience outside of academia) applicants interested in a dynamic combination of design, laboratory, and field work. Exposure to any of the following skill sets is desired: