Laser Scientist

Pendar Technologies
Cambridge, MA
MSc Required

Pendar Technologies ( has an exciting opportunity for a Laser Scientist to join our Quantum Cascade Laser team. The Laser Scientist will work on the development of semiconductor optoelectronic devices including DFB and high-power quantum cascade lasers (QCLs), from proof-of-concept prototyping all the way through final manufacturing. Familiarity with existing commercial photonic software tools is expected, as well as the ability to develop software models to simulate the performance of new designs. This laser scientist will be involved in all development steps, including design, fabrication and characterization of the devices.

Furthermore, the scientist is expected to be involved with the writing of proposals and reports to various US government agencies. Eventually, the candidate will independently lead government projects as a Principle Investigator.

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