Open Positions

Propulsion Scientist/Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston in Andover, MA is looking for a Research Scientist/Engineer to conduct research in the areas of propulsion, energetic materials, and related thermal-fluids applications. Applicants should have experience in any one of the following areas:

Composite Materials Scientist/Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

The Advanced Composites operations of Physical Science Inc, located north of Boston in Wilmington, MA, is looking for a person to develop, manage, and mature programs in advanced ceramic matrix composite material systems. 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 excellent analytical skills.

Pulsed Power Technician

RSI - Lanham, MD

Research Support Instruments (Lanham, MD) is seeking an experienced Pulsed Power Technician to provide research support on-site at the Naval Research Laboratory (DC). Responsibilities include constructing and testing pulsed power research projects, such as high power microwave systems, high voltage and high current discharge systems, high power laser systems and related sub-systems.
Roles and Responsibilities:
- Lead technical projects and collects, maintains, organizes, compiles, and manipulates technical data in support of engineering and research analysis.

Software Engineer – Unmanned Systems

InstantEye – Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc. and its InstantEye Robotics Division, located just north of Boston in Andover, develops and manufactures detection technology, laser systems, and tactical unmanned aerial systems that are the technology of choice by military, law enforcement, and first responders around the world. It has earned the respect of its customers by delivering high-quality products that are affordable, reliable, and meet current and future mission needs.

Applied Physicist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located north of Boston in Andover, MA, is seeking to employ an applied physicist or physical chemist with a background in atomic/molecular dynamics to contribute to government funded research programs characterizing optical signatures and materials effects resulting from rockets, missiles and hypersonic vehicles travelling at high altitudes. Strong, hands-on experience in the application of the following technologies is desired:

BioPhysicist/BioEngineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located north of Boston in Andover, MA, is seeking a BioPhysicist or Biomedical Engineer with experience in developing new technologies and approaches for preserving small and large molecules, and cells for therapeutic applications. Applicable skills include:
• Lyophilization
• Cryopreservation
• Encapsulation
• Cell culture
• Assay development
• Analytical instrument development
• Microscopy and spectroscopy experience

RF Optical Scientist/Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc. located 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 interested in a dynamic combination of design, laboratory, and field work. Exposure to any of the following skill sets is desired:

Chemist/Chemical Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located north of Boston in Andover, MA, has a career opportunity for a Chemist/Chemical Engineer to develop and scale-up new chemical processing technologies from laboratory/batch to pilot-scale/continuous processes. Example technology areas include production of high value carbon products from coal, the recovery of trace elements from industrial waste and atmospheric water harvesting. Candidates should have demonstrated experience in the following areas:

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/Engineer

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.