Job Id: 1341

Lead Scientist

, AZ

The primary job duty of the Lead Scientist is to conduct research in optical physics. The Lead Scientist carries out research objectives that are outlined by the supervisor based on grants/contracts. The Senior Scientist runs a particular portion of a lab to conduct sponsored research, experiments, design and develop high average power pulsed and/or continuous wave (CW) laser systems, and related technologies, to support evolving applications and missions at our facility in AZ. Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Physics, Optics, or Electrical Engineering, or the equivalent combination of education and previous relevant experience.
  • 10+ years related experience
  • Advanced knowledge in solid state and/or fiber lasers, ultrashort pulse laser physics, ultrashort pulse characterization, and nonlinear optics as applied to laser development and applications.
  • Significant experience designing, building, testing, and optimizing performance of ultrashort pulse laser systems based on a wide variety of amplifier architectures.

  • Max. file size: 300 MB.