Seeking a Staff Laser Engineer to play a lead R&D role involving complex laser and optical delivery systems.
Stay current with market and technology developments including market needs, competitor products, and research in biomedicine, photonics, and other relevant medical device technologies.
Initiate development of new concepts for products and applications and organize and drive proof-of-concept studies.
Lead and support development of new applications through modeling, benchtop experiments, and clinical studies.
Serve as project manager for major product development programs as needed.
Contribute as a high-level individual contributor to product designs, modeling, and experimental studies.
Prepare program updates for engineering staff and senior management as needed.
A Ph.D. degree in physics, physical chemistry, or relevant engineering discipline is strongly preferred including a record of innovative academic research. Alternatively, an MS degree with at least 8 years of related experience.
A sense of urgency in driving projects and desire to set ambitious goals and work aggressively to meet project schedules.
Experience with advanced concepts in one or more of the following areas is preferred: laser physics, classical optics, nonlinear optics, optical delivery systems, thermally induced tissue damage, laser tissue ablation, and biomedicine.
Experience using software for data analysis, data acquisition, and modeling. Examples include Mathematica, MatLab, Zemax, Paraxia, COMSOL, Python, and LabView or equivalents.