Sr. Optical Physicist

Randstad USA

Rocky Hill, CT

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
Rocky Hill, CT, US
LOCATION
Rocky Hill, CT
POSTED
8 days ago
job summary:

Seeking an Optical Physicist, with direct report to founder and VP of Engineering. This individual will have experience in computer modelling of free space optical systems, familiarity with Matlab or similar scientific computing languages. In this position the candidate will lead the development of novel passive optical components for use in the Photo Dynamic Therapy product line.

This will involve the theoretical modelling as well as the experimental validation of new systems and components. The candidate will also contribute to the development of innovative algorithms for the control of light delivery and dosimetry.

Requirements/Qualifications: - MS degree required, Ph. D preferred. - Minimum 5 years relevant experience, or advanced degree with minimum of 3 years relevant experience.

Experience or familiarity with the following;

- Lead the development of computer based tools to model light propagation in human tissue and other turbid media.

- Design and perform experiments to validate theoretical predictions of optical system designs.

- Possess strong hands on laboratory experience.

- Familiarity with fiber optics, laser diodes and optical detectors required.

- Experience in the use optical test equipment such as optical spectrum analyzers, image capture, integrating spheres.

- Experience in Python and electronic design is a plus.

- strong written/oral communication skills and competence with MS Office software packages.

- Ability to work independently and within a team-oriented entrepreneurial environment.

- Work authorization for United States required.

 
location: Rocky Hill, Connecticut
job type: Permanent
salary: $125,000 - 140,000 per year
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Masters
 
responsibilities:

This individual will have experience in computer modelling of free space optical systems, familiarity with Matlab or similar scientific computing languages. In this position the candidate will lead the development of novel passive optical components for use in Photo Dynamic Therapy product line. This will involve the theoretical modelling as well as the experimental validation of new systems and components. The candidate will also contribute to the development of innovative algorithms for the control of light delivery and dosimetry.

 
qualifications:
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 4 years of experience
  • Education: Masters
 
skills:
  • matlab (3 years of experience is required)
  • laser diodes (3 years of experience is required)
  • fiber optics (3 years of experience is required)

For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.

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About the Company

Randstad USA

Randstad was founded in 1960 by Frits Goldschmeding. We've never let go of his passion or the values that he established. By staying true to those fundamentals, we've expanded to represent more than 90 percent of the HR services market.

We provide outsourcing, staffing, consulting and workforce solutions within the areas of engineering, accounting and finance, healthcare, human resources, IT, legal, life sciences, manufacturing and logistics, office and administration and sales and marketing. We can’t wait to tell you all about it.

Our mission is to be a world leader in matching demand for, and supply of, labor and HR services. We believe in the value of work as a unifying force that shapes society for the better. We live by the core values established early in our company's history: to know, serve and trust, striving for perfection and simultaneous promotion of all interests.

COMPANY SIZE
10,000 employees or more
INDUSTRY
Staffing/Employment Agencies
FOUNDED
1960
WEBSITE
https://www.randstadusa.com/