Open Positions

Propulsion Test Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston, in Andover, MA, seeks engineers with strong backgrounds in experimental combustion research and/or combustion-related technology development. The candidate will support research, development, test and evaluation (RDT&E) of innovative critical technologies in the field of rocket propulsion, with projects involving:

• liquid rocket engines
• solid rocket motors
• high-pressure plumbing systems
• solid propellant processing
• liquid feed system components
• propulsion control systems

Physical Chemist/Applied Physicist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located north of Boston in Andover, MA, has multiple openings for Physical Chemists, Applied Physicists, or related degrees to support the development of new sensor solutions. Ideal candidates will bring a firm physical understanding of materials/targets of interest with demonstrated research excellence in the following areas:

• Active laser or electro-optic spectroscopy and application to spectral sensing of chemical and biological materials
• Passive spectroscopy and applications to spectral sensing of chemical and biological materials

Applied Physicist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston, in Andover, seeks a Physicist/Engineer to contribute to the development of portable atom-based or optical sensors for precision measurement applications. PSI seeks candidates that can leverage knowledge across engineering disciplines (mechanical, optical, electrical, software etc.) along with detailed understanding of underlying physical principles to contribute to the development of novel sensors based on underlying light-atom interactions or other optical-based phenomena.

Electrical Engineer/Applied Physicist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston, in Andover, 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. Experience with optical systems and platforms of all size scales from integrated photonics to complete LIDAR and sensor systems is desired.

Physicist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston, in Andover, seeks an Applied Physicist/Engineer to contribute to the development of solid-state power sources, cathodes and quantum materials-based devices. PSI seeks candidates that can leverage knowledge across device and materials physics disciplines (optical, electrical, thin film, etc.) along with detailed understanding of underlying physical principles to contribute to the development of novel electron emission devices, energy generation and storage systems and quantum sensing applications.

Chemical Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located north of Boston, in Andover, MA, has a career opportunity for a Chemical Engineer to develop and scale-up new chemical processing technologies from laboratory/batch to pilot-scale/continuous processes. Example technology areas include the recovery of trace elements from industrial waste and atmospheric water harvesting.

Candidates should have demonstrated experience in the following areas:

Sensor Physicist

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, as well as image processing for the development of image and measurement-based military and homeland security sensing systems. The position involves developing hardware and algorithm-centered detection systems for monitoring and screening applications.

RF Design Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located north of Boston, in Andover, MA, seeks experienced Radiofrequency Engineers to conduct research and development of innovative technologies for microwave antenna systems. Our focus is on prototypes and early-stage technology demonstrations in varied applications from cubesats to UAVs to soldier-borne radios.

Aerospace or Mechanical Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located north of Boston, in Andover, MA, seeks experienced Aerospace or Mechanical Engineers to conduct research and development of innovative technologies for thermal, fluid dynamic, heat engine, and refrigeration systems. Our focus is on prototypes and early-stage technology demonstrations in varied applications from squad-level soldier borne technologies to fluid flow on submarines to on-helicopter combat thermal management.

Optical Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston, in Andover, seeks an engineer with after-degree experience to support development of complex systems utilizing various optical and electromechanical technologies. This engineer will support continuing improvement of existing systems and development of new systems and products. The successful candidate will join a team of scientists, engineers, and program managers to develop engineering solutions to achieve customer-driven product specifications.