Senior Optical Scientist
Blackmore Sensors and Analytics, Inc. seeks a Sr. Optical Scientist to contribute to their research and product development efforts. Blackmore develops frequency modulated continuous wave lidar engines, sensors, and analytics for both defense and commercial markets.
Research and Development of all optical and photonic aspects of Blackmore’s 3D Lidar Imaging Systems. Investigation and analysis of novel coherent imaging techniques. Design of coherent lidar circuits and architectures including with integrated photonics, testing of components, subsystems, and systems. Lead teams developing and testing calibration methods and optical alignment techniques. Writing and compiling white papers and application notes for internal and external distribution.
Please note that these are required:
M.S. or higher in Optics, Physics, Electrical Engineering or equivalent field
10+ years of relevant work experience
Demonstrated excellence and work ethic in a laboratory environment
Ability to take initiative and lead tasks to solve challenging problems
Team player with strong written and oral communication skills
It would be really cool if you had some of these:
Experimental lasers, photonics, optics, fiber optics, high-speed ADCs and DACs
Experimental and theoretical lidar, ladar, radar, laser remote sensing and imaging, and/or laser beam scanning
Fourier optics, diffraction theory, imaging systems, solid state optics, and/or integrated photonics
Analog and digital signal processing
Experience with any of the following software: Matlab, Python, C++/C#/CUDA, Java, Zemax, Code5, LabView
Here are some additional details:
This is a full-time, salaried position
Salary is commensurate with your education, experience, and skills
We offer excellent benefits
Blackmore is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familial status, or national origin
U.S. citizenship required
For full consideration, please submit the following by June 1, 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org:
cover letter identifying the position | resume
About Blackmore Sensors and Analytics, Inc.: Blackmore Sensors and Analytics, Inc. is a leader in frequency-modulated continuous wave (FMCW) Lidar and supporting analytic tools. Blackmore’s technology and unique approach bring the advanced toolsets of modern radar into the optical domain. We support intense mission-critical environments, where direct-detect 3D imagers are cost and performance limited. Examples of current use of our technology include self-driving vehicles and defense applications.
Blackmore is located in Bozeman, Montana, a vibrant and beautiful university town surrounded by mountains and ideal for outdoor activities. Whether you like camping, biking, hiking, fishing, skiing or just gazing at beautiful scenery, Bozeman is a great place to live and work.