Solid State Physicist/Engineer

Solid State Physicist/Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA
Full-time
Masters

Physical Sciences Inc., located just north of Boston in Andover, MA, seeks a Physicist/Engineer to contribute to the development of solid-state power sources, cathodes, detectors and quantum materials-based devices. PSI seeks candidates that can leverage knowledge across solid state and materials physics disciplines (optical, electrical, thin film, etc.). 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. The ideal candidates should be interested in a career devoted to highly interdisciplinary applied research and development requiring strong experimental, laboratory and leadership skills, and should be interested in maturing technologies from concept to prototype. Successful candidates will support existing projects as well as developing proposals to explore new areas.

PSI seeks candidates with experience and expertise in one or more of the following areas:

• Solid state/semiconductor electronics and optics
• Thin film and device growth and characterization
• Surface science/surface engineering
• Cathode and/or accelerator physics
• Quantum materials
• Light-matter interactions
• Optical and radiation detection and/or imaging
• Quantitative imaging

PhD or Masters in Physics, Applied Physics, Electrical Engineering, Material Science or related field is required. Strong verbal and written communication skills are also required, as the candidate will be expected to participate in program reporting, professional presentations and developing independent research proposal.

US Citizenship is required.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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