Quantum Optical Scientist

Job Type
Emp Type
Full Time
Functional Expertise
Salary Type

Job Description

Senior Optical Engineer required to design various optical systems or modules and works with R&D scientists, assembly technicians, and test engineers to either develop new or improve existing systems.


  • Designing and verifying subsystems or modules
  • Document design principle and results
  • Build prototypes to verify design specs
  • Write assembly and verification instruction
  • Mentor junior colleagues


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Optical Engineering, Physics, or related discipline.
  • Industry experience of designing optical and opto-mechanical systems.
  • Excellent system-level design skills including Zemax simulation skills, COMSOL simulation skills, and CAD design skills, etc.
  • Experience leading the design of scientific instruments and apparatus.
  • Deep domain expertise in the areas of optics, modulators, lasers, electronics, and ultra-high vacuum.

Reach out to Conor Johnston to discuss this role!