Optical Engineer

Open Positions

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. We seek applicants interested in a dynamic combination of design, fabrication, laboratory, and field work.

Successful candidates will have an opportunity to contribute to ongoing programs in these application and technical areas:
• Design and implementation of optics and active optical systems
• LIDAR systems for soft- and hard-target sensing
• LIDAR applications in atmospheric sensing and terrain mapping
• Laser-based remote sensing

The ideal candidate will have a Master’s or Bachelor’s degree with at least 5 years of experience in optical or mechanical engineering, physics or a related field with experience in structural design/analysis, sensitivity analysis, thermal modeling and familiarity with the design, use, and implementation of optics and optical systems.

US Citizenship is required.

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