Job Title
Chief Scientist - Laser Technology
Min Salary
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Job Description
Chief Scientist-Laser Technology

160-200k+ package, attractive Boston Area location


The Company

Rudzinsky Associate’s (RA’s) client is a subsidiary of a large multinational technology driven organization and is a trusted world manufacturer of product marking, identification and traceability solutions, offering a full line of reliable and innovative laser and other modality based, print and identification systems.

RA’s client provides global reach to over 50,000 customers with numerous subsidiaries, manufacturing and service sites and 6 global technology centers with the most comprehensive marking and coding portfolio available in the marketplace.

Are you a self-motivated, confident, and passionate Research & Development Engineer who understands and has experience with high speed digital laser printer Technology and has a passion for Electro-Optic System Technology Innovation?

In this role you’ll… leading the innovation culture, efforts and team of RA’s client high speed digital laser printers products. Along with the Chief Engineer in charge of integration, you will develop the technology modules required to get best-in-class laser printers.

You’ll have an opportunity to… contribute to an organization committed to and focused on developing innovative products using stage-gate process.

You should possess… minimum 10 years’ R&D leadership experience with a concentration in Electro-Optic System Technology with preference of integrating UV/VIS/IR lasers, galvo heads, sensors, custom drivers, software and firmware into innovative high speed digital laser printers.

Main Activities / Responsibilities:

  • Theoretical design/analysis and practical construction of UV/VIS/IR laser systems into innovative high speed digital laser imaging devices and printers.
  • Knowledge of CAD and Geometric Optical Design Tools, simulation tools, DFM and Reliability methodologies.
  • Lead Independent Research and Development (IRaD) projects
  • Drive collaborations with external vendors, industry and academic partners to mature laser technology.
  • Assess technical risks and develop mitigation plans.
  • Promote Intellectual Property deliverables within your team.
  • Provide competitive analysis and seek out new innovation.
  • Complete sound, rigorous, and thorough evaluations of new technologies.

Education and/or Experience Required:

  • PhD/Master’s Degree in Physics or Optical / Electrical Engineering .
  • 10-15 years’ experience in Electro-Optic Laser system design and development.
  • Experience with semiconductor lasers, fiber lasers, solid state lasers is preferred.

General Skills:

  • Ability to manage a team, to communicate, to work in a multicultural and international environment.

The Site

RA’s client – Technology Ctr is an exciting expansion demonstrating our client’s commitment to be the innovation leader in digital marking, identification, printing, coding. This new, state-of-the-art, Global Design Center will be the hub for New Product Introduction of Laser- and DOD-based products. The office is situated close to Boston with easy access by car or public transportation.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.