Senior Optical Scientist | Arizona Optical Metrology

Date Posted: 
Thursday, February 11, 2021
Job Description: 

Arizona Optical Metrology is a rapidly growing small business that provides semi-custom products for precision measurement and we are the world’s largest producer of computer generated holograms for interferometry.  We maintain a cleanroom facility near Ruthrauff and I-10 for R&D, assembly, and interferometric measurements; a complete metrology lab with laser interferometer, optical CMM, surface profiler; and a machine shop with old-school mill, lathe, etc for making prototype parts and tooling.   

Responsibilities include leading projects to develop custom optical measurement systems for in-house use or to be set up in customer facilities.  This position requires team leadership; marketing and working directly with customers; knowledge and experience modeling interferometric systems; strong fundamentals of optical alignment and precision mechanics; and a proven record of developing creative solutions to tough problems.

Job requirements are an advanced degree in optics, at least 5 years relevant experience, and demonstrated history of leadership and innovation.


If interested, please send your resume to Chunyu Zhao at