Open Positions

Chemist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just outside Boston in Andover, MA, is looking for an entry level scientist to join its Material and Energy Technologies group. The candidate will work with an internal team to develop and scale-up novel coating processes and composites for obscuration and lithium-ion battery applications.

Facilities Manager

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston in Andover, is seeking a Facilities Manager to oversee the operations and maintenance (O&M) of our office, research and development, and production facilities in the Andover, MA area. The Facilities Manager works with our Human Resources and Information Technology departments to support O&M for the company’s technical and support office spaces.

Optical Test Engineer

PSI - Bay Area, CA

Physical Sciences Inc., located in Pleasanton, CA, is seeking an optical engineer to work in an environment which includes both volume production of specialty optical components and R&D. The individual will perform measurements on specialty optical components using tunable diode lasers, micro-positioning equipment, infrared detectors, and optical inspection equipment, assist in the management of production programs, and assist PhD scientists in the performance of government-funded programs to develop custom optical systems.

Synthetic Organic Chemist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just outside Boston in Andover, MA, is looking for a synthetic organic chemist to support an exciting new project in the development of switchable and selective sorbents for airborne chemicals of interest in environmental monitoring. The candidate will work with an internal team of experienced organic and physical chemists, as well as university groups specializing in selective sorption chemistry, to develop this capability.

High Temperature Composites Production Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

PSI's Advanced Structural Composites Group, located in Andover and Haverhill, MA, is seeking to advance a breakthrough technology in high temperature structural composites from advanced development to production. These composites have gained widespread acceptance in the aerospace community for hypersonic leading edge and propulsion system components. The position will focus on the development of controlled production methods and the development of an aerospace-qualified production capability for this materials system.

Optomechanical/Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston in Andover, is looking for an optical scientist/engineer with experience in the design and implementation of novel optical systems for sensor applications. The primary focus of the work will be in the development of spectral sensing capabilities from the UV to the thermal infrared, often with the use of active illumination systems, for use in remote sensing and non-intrusive inspection applications.

Scientific Programmer/Analyst

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston in Andover, is looking for a scientific programmer with a strong background in physics or one of the physical sciences. Hands-on experience in the implementation of algorithms, real-time operating systems, and the control of optically-based sensor systems is highly desirable. A Master’s degree with two years’ experience or a bachelor’s degree with 4 years’ experience are considered ideal. Practical experience that was part of the degree process such as senior or thesis project is acceptable.

Sensor Physicist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston in Andover, is looking for a person with a record of technical leadership in the development of advanced optical or infrared detection systems for the defense and homeland security markets. The candidate will be expected to develop and transition new research programs while being a strong contributor to existing programs. A successful candidate must be able to work within a multi-disciplinary team of scientists and engineers, have high written and spoken English language proficiency, and have excellent analytical skills.

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.

Electrical Engineer, InstantEye Robotics

PSI - Boston, MA

InstantEye Robotics’ Tactical Unmanned Aerial Systems are the systems of choice by military, law enforcement, first responder and commercial users around the world. InstantEye Robotics has earned the respect of its customers by delivering high-quality products that are affordable and reliable, and meet current and future mission needs.