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Post Doctorate - Chip-scale electro-optics

Malibu, CA, USA Req #46
Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Located in Malibu, California, HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art.

EDUCATION DESIRED: Ph.D. in Physics, Applied Physics, EE or related fields  

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Design, build, perform, and analyze experiments in chip-scale electro-optics, nonlinear optics, and quantum optics. Specific tasks will include sample design and fabrication, design and construction of experimental apparatus, equipment calibration and validation, cryogenic optical and electrical test and measurement, data collection and analysis. Additional job functions include writing invention disclosures, publishing papers, attending and presenting at conferences, briefing customers, and assisting in marketing HRL expertise.  

EXPERIENCE DESIRED: Research experience in one or more of the following areas: photonics, cryogenics, fiber and free-space optics, microscopy, lasers, semiconductor device characterization, RF engineering, quantum information technology. Experience developing innovative solutions based upon the application of relevant research results from a wide variety of sources. A record of publications in top-tier, peer-reviewed journals.  

KNOWLEDGE DESIRED: Background in one or more of the following areas: photonics engineering, electro-optic engineering, ultrafast laser physics, quantum optics, optical systems engineering, optical semiconductor spectroscopy.  

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS: Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills, active participation in R & D team activities is required. Able and willing to occasionally travel.  

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status required.

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "U.S. Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "U.S. Person" includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

HRL offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Our benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K match, gym facilities, PTO, growth potential, and an exciting and challenging work environment.
HRL Laboratories is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training or promoting, on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, U.S. military or protected veteran status, union membership, or political affiliation. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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  • Malibu, CA, USA