Open Positions

Physical Chemist – Group Leader

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located north of Boston, in Andover, MA, has an opportunity for a scientist with a degree in Physical Chemistry or related a field, and with demonstrated research excellence, to lead a growing business unit within our Detection Systems Enterprise operating in the Homeland Security field. An applicant is sought with expertise in one or more of the following areas:

Computational Physical Scientist

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston in Andover, is looking for a computational scientist with a strong background in physics or engineering to contribute to a number of programs with emphasis on data analysis and fusion. PSI develops integrated systems and related algorithms that solve challenging real-world problems in computer vision and graph analytics as well as sensor fusion and modeling. The systems that we develop are continuously deployed across a broad range of applications and domains.

Propulsion Test Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc. 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

Chemical Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc. is seeking a chemical engineer to join a multidisciplinary team of engineers and scientists driving innovation in the fields of energy, material science, and aerospace and defense. This individual will play a key role in growing a diverse portfolio of technologies funded by the DoD, DoE, and NASA. The applicant will assist with developing and scaling-up materials production from laboratory/batch processes to pilot-scale/continuous processes.

Optical Engineer

RSI - Washington, DC

Research Support Instruments (RSI), located just outside of DC in Lanham, MD, is seeking a senior-level Engineer/Scientist with skills in optical testing, optical system analysis, stray-light analysis and radiometry for application on space flight hardware. This position will be supporting NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) and Naval Research Laboratories (NRL) programs performing systems concept development, design, analyses, hardware development, integration and test, operations, and data analysis.

Test Engineer

RSI - Washington, DC

Research Support Instruments (RSI), located just outside of the DC area in Lanham, MD, is seeking an entry-level Engineer/Scientist interested in developing skills in electrical testing, optical testing, and calibration for application on space flight hardware. This position will be supporting Naval Research Laboratories (NRL) programs performing systems concept development, design, analyses, hardware development, integration and test, operations, and data analysis.

Battery Pack/Module Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc. is looking for individuals with strong technical skills to join our Imperia Batteries® team at our facility in Wilmington, MA. Candidates are sought to work with the team to develop and commercialize innovative energy storage systems based on advanced commercial and PSI proprietary materials. Candidates must have an understanding of Li-ion cell chemistry and the various processes involved in manufacturing lithium ion battery packs and energy systems. Responsibilities will include:

Battery Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc. has openings in our Imperia Batteries® division for individuals with strong technical and communication skills to join our team at our facility in Wilmington, MA. Candidates are sought who are effective in working in a team environment to manage, develop and/or commercialize innovative lithium ion cell and battery designs/technologies based on advanced materials for DOD and commercial customers. Responsibilities include:

Aerospace Mechanical Systems Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located north of Boston in Andover, MA, seeks experienced systems 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 air and space payloads, to squad-level soldier borne technologies to engines and refrigeration.

Radio Frequency and Microwave Design Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA

Physical Sciences Inc., located north of Boston in Andover, MA, seeks experienced radiofrequency (RF) engineers to conduct research and development of innovative technologies for future antennas, communications platforms, and high power microwave devices. Our focus is on prototypes and early-stage pilot-program demonstrations in varied antenna applications for satellites, air vehicles, ground terminals, and sea surface vehicles.