Alpine Research Optics Careers

We are always looking for exceptional individuals who are smart, self-motivated and career-oriented. If you are currently working in the optics industry, or if you have experience in a similar high technology manufacturing industry, please contact us.

ARO Optics Jobs

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Optical Thin Films Engineer
Optical Clean Room Assistant
Optical Thin Films Coating Technician
Optical Manufacturing Fabrication Tech
Optical Quality Inspector/Cleaner
Optical Quality Assurance Manager
Staff Accountant
Human Resources Manager

About Our Company

Established in 1991, Alpine Research Optics has a distinguished reputation for providing optics to the laser, semiconductor, and medical and scientific research markets, produced in its clean modern facility in Boulder, CO.

Job Summary

We are seeking an Optical Thin Films Coating Engineer to join our Coating Department. The ideal candidate will have 7 years or more of optical coatings experience.

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Taking responsibility for production coatings – their optimal design, smooth machine operation, operator competence and measurement of results.
  • Producing thorough and easily understood work instructions.
  • Developing new processes to optimize and expand existing manufacturing capability.
  • Determining effective cause and corrective procedures for failed coating runs.
  • Essential Skills and Requirements

  • Master’s degree in engineering, physics, or material science
  • Experience working in the Optics Industry
  • Experience with Thin Films Design Software – Preferably Film Star
  • Experience with Ion Beam Sputtering
  • Methodical and detail-oriented
  • Organized
  • Effective written and oral communicator
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Production-minded
  • Team-oriented
  • Strong work ethic
  • Job Type

    Pay: $90,000.00 – $130,000.00 per year

    About Our Benefits

    ARO offers a competitive benefits package for our full-time employees, including: medical and dental insurance, life insurance and AD&D, short-term disability, simple IRA with company match, paid holidays, and paid vacation.

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