Nanotronics is an advanced microscopy company that uses sophisticated image processing and artificial intelligence to deliver inspection and analysis solutions to sectors ranging from semiconductors, microprocessors, and LEDs to material science, pharmaceuticals, automotive, and more. We are not simply a technology company but a science and technology company. We bring the brightest minds in physics, optics, robotics, artificial intelligence, and software engineering together in our offices in New York, Ohio, and California to do things that have never been done before, and to take those solutions to the market.

We are a close-knit team that has fun and are driven by the exciting challenge of developing the most technologically advanced imaging solutions. We are looking for passionate, curious individuals that are ready to tackle challenging work in an innovative environment. Armed with visionary leadership, an outstanding team, and strong financial backing, we are shooting for beyond the limits of light.

BROOKLYN, NY
HOLLISTER, CA

Position Overview

Nanotronics is looking for smart and passionate software engineers to join our agile engineering team in the development of the world’s most technologically advanced nanoimaging solutions. This position will be responsible for software engineering development and the software control of automation hardware.

Our software team is making nanoimaging fast, accurate and cost-efficient by combining optical and atomic force microscopy with machine learning and artificial intelligence. The solutions we build push the envelope of what can be done, so we need engineers who are highly intelligent, hardworking and creative.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, implement, test, and debug software applications for motion control application and processing
  • A deep understanding of computer science, and experience with C++
  • Create innovative solutions to solve challenging problems for production inspection systems
  • Design programming projects
  • Participate in pair programming, stand-ups, retros and project meetings
  • Maintain and follow quality assurance procedures
  • Coordinate programming activities with other departments

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Capable of operating independently and a self-starter
  • Strong critical thinking skill set; ability to identify issues and formulate solutions
  • Have a strong work ethic
  • Communicate effectively with customers and Company personnel
  • Be persistent and dependable
  • Be flexible, detail-oriented, and have good time management skills

Nice to Haves

  • Ability to interface hardware and software
  • Knowledge of control systems
  • Ability to grasp high order concepts in physics, hardware design, automation, and robotics
  • Experience with computer vision and machine learning
  • Experience with image processing
  • Experience working with an agile team
  • Experience in SQL, MatLab

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field
  • Experience creating clean, elegant C++ code
  • Experience with object-oriented design

Nanotronics is an equal opportunity employer. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@nanotronics.co.

HOLLISTER, CA

Position Overview

Nanotronics is looking for a Quality Control Technician to join our Automation team in the production of the world’s most technologically advanced nanoimaging solutions. The Quality Control Technician will be responsible for implementing and overseeing quality control measures in the manufacturing of our automated, optical inspection systems including nSPEC®, nSPEC®3D, Wafer Loaders and other customized solutions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Complete inspection and functional testing of fully integrated systems (both hardware and software) before shipment
  • Establish and implement quality control procedures for logging, tracking and investigation of product failures
  • Conduct failure analysis investigations to determine root cause of quality problems
  • Recommend and implement corrective and preventative actions for quality problems
  • Evaluate need for inspection points in manufacturing process flow and write inspection procedures
  • Lead continuous implementation and improvement of all systems & procedures to maintain ISO 9001 registration.
  • Represent quality assurance in design meetings of new and redesigned products as required

Qualifications

  • Experience with advanced hardware, robotics, and electronics.
  • Aptitude with software systems.
  • Ability to test components and fully integrated system.
  • Ability to create and implement quality control procedures

Personal Attributes

  • Detail-oriented
  • Proactive
  • Excellent communicator
  • Strong work ethic

Nanotronics is an equal opportunity employer. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@nanotronics.co.

Hollister, CA

Position Overview

The Technical Service Engineer will be responsible for the successful installation and support of nSpec® systems at customer sites. Position duties will include performing system installation, training and technical support of customers’ engineering, development and quality assurance personnel, trouble-shooting and coordination of additional Nanotronics’ support resources as required. The Technical Service Engineer must deliver against project milestones, timelines, project plans and other performance targets by timely, efficient, accurate and professional work habits. The Technical Service Engineer must proactively coordinate activities and communications between sites, internal departments and customers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Installation of nSpec® systems at customer sites
  • Train and support customers’ personnel on nSpec® operating procedures
  • Trouble-shoot customers’ issues as required to insure effective operation of nSpec® system(s)
  • Produce and maintain proper technical documentation
  • Develop, implement and maintain appropriate work processes
  • Communicate effectively between customers and internal team members
  • Relentless implementation of an accurate, timely and thorough “service ticket” system

Qualifications

  • 3 – 5 years experience in fast-paced business environment ideally as a member of a sales or accounts team. Agency project manager experience applies.
  • Bachelor’s degree or above.
  • Advanced user of Excel and MS Office Suite, Keynote.
  • Experience working within a science and engineering based company with technical teams.

Key Activities

  • Manage personal and teams schedule to achieve targets
  • Refine professional, effective processes in concert with the Company’s existing processes
  • Achieve performance targets as defined by CTO and Senior Management
  • Participate effectively with the communication channel between site staff, sales and marketing department, other internal departments and customers
  • Serve as liaison for customer technical trouble-shooting and questions
  • Ensure reaction to customer inquiries are timely, accurate and properly documented
  • Follow and adhere to Company procedures and standards of performance
  • Maintain a high standard of ethical and professional conduct at all times while representing the Company in all dealings with potential and existing customers
  • Ability to travel, domestically and internationally on a frequent basis

Key Result Areas – how performance will be measured for Technical Service Engineer and team:

  • Performance versus targets
  • Technical documentation
  • Customer satisfaction survey results, including post-installation and service agreements
  • Efficient use of time
  • Quality of testing and reporting work product

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Be proactive and able to work on own initiative
  • Strong critical thinking skillset; ability to identify issues and formulate solutions
  • Have a strong work ethic
  • Communicate effectively with customers and Company personnel
  • Be persistent and dependable
  • Be flexible, detail-oriented, and have good time management skills
  • Be fluent with nSPEC and all related hardware and software

Education and Experience

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline.  3 plus years working as a field service engineer required.  Understanding of nano software and automated microscopes is desired.

Nanotronics is an equal opportunity employer. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@nanotronics.co.

BROOKLYN, NY
HOLLISTER, CA

Position Overview

Nanotronics is growing its Applications Engineering team. The Applications Engineer is responsible for demonstrating the capabilities of Nanotronics’ instrumentation. Successful Applications Engineers are efficient at executing high-quality reports for prospective customers and especially reports that yield a high conversion rate of prospects to customers. Overarching goals are to provide customers with:

  • Test results that are highly specific to the customers’ needs and/or processes.
  • More significant test results in terms of precision, accuracy and repeatability.
  • Test results that relate to process and/or performance requirements of the customers’ products giving more information than current test methods or other competitive test methods.
  • Test results that prove the system is capable of automating inspection that has to historically require human-level intelligence.

Key Responsibilities

  • Be an expert user of all hardware and software features of Nanotronics’ instrumentation
  • Perform all testing required to support the above capabilities.
  • Prepare concise reports of results indicating specific capabilities that will be of interest to the customer.
  • Demonstrate and communicate the capabilities of Nanotronics’ instrumentation to prospective customers.

Education and Experience

  • 2– 4 years working experience in fast-paced technical organization that is rooted in science and engineering.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Physics, Electrical Engineering, Chemistry, Statistics, Mathematics. MS or PhD preferred.
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience working in lab or clean-room environments.

Nice to Haves(Not Required)

  • Experience in manufacturing or processing.
  • Domain expertise in semiconductors and electronics.
  • Ability to grasp high order concepts in physics, microscopy, hardware design, automation, artificial intelligence, and robotics.
  • Fluency in Chinese, Japanese, or Korean.

Personal Attributes

  • Strong work ethic
  • Effective communicator
  • Flexible
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as with a team.

Nanotronics is an equal opportunity employer. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@nanotronics.co.

BROOKLYN, NY

Position Overview

Nanotronics is looking for a smart and hard-working Mechanical-Automation Engineer to join our Engineering team in the development of the world’s most technologically advanced nanoimaging solutions. The Mechanical-Automation Engineer will be responsible for providing mechanical design, analysis and prototype development of automated optical inspection systems. This position reports to the Engineering Manager and is located in Brooklyn, NY.

Key Responsibilities

  • Originate, design and develop next-generation mechanical designs
  • Support current generation hardware
  • Coordinate with sales, marketing and manufacturing on all aspects of engineering projects
  • Source components and manage the assembly of new or prototyped systems
  • Create and maintain bills of materials (BOM), shop drawings, and assembly drawings
  • Ensure all work is completed on time and within scheduled targets

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Basic understanding of the ISO 9001 Quality System
  • Detailed oriented, creative and self-motivated
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • 1-5 years of work-related experience
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Preferred)
  • 1-5 years of work-related experience
  • Experience with product design and precision mechanical systems
  • Must have experience with SolidWorks & MS Office

Nanotronics is an equal opportunity employer. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@nanotronics.co.

BROOKLYN, NY

Position Overview

Nanotronics is looking for a bright Technical Writer with experience writing software and technology manuals, including customer specifications and requirements. This person will own all technical communications for our fully integrated suite of advanced mechanical and optical equipment and software solutions that are used to process, analyze and report on nanoscale images. This person will also assist legal with patent preparation and drafting the technical descriptions. Writing about microscopy, artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics will be required, so a prior understanding of or experience in these areas is essential.

We are bringing the nanoscale world within reach by combining high quality off-the-shelf technologies with customized advanced mathematical solutions and artificial intelligence to make nanoimaging fast, accurate and cost-efficient. The solutions we build are customizable and highly complex, so the Technical Writer needs to not only grasp high order concepts in physics, microscopy, automation and robotics but also needs to have the ability to organize highly detailed information into easy-to-understand written communication. The Technical Writer will work across all teams to understand our products, and the ideal candidate will be able to turn rough drafts quickly, saving the polishing for the final drafts.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work closely with engineers to capture their ideas
  • Assist legal with patent preparation and drafting the technical descriptions
  • Write new and edit existing manuals, procedural documents, product descriptions, FAQs and technical marketing materials
  • Effectively organize complex product information into clear, comprehensible written descriptions and instructions
  • Work with software engineering, UX, automation, technical services and deployment teams to fully understand all hardware and software products
  • Work with sales, marketing, UX and technical services teams to understand the diverse needs of our customers who span across various industries
  • Format technical communications to maximize clarity and comprehension
  • Work closely with UX to incorporate instructions into our software in a clean and meaningful way

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to grasp highly technical concepts in physics, microscopy, automation and robotics
  • Strong technical and/or grant writing skills, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with copyediting
  • Ability to work independently as well as in teams
  • Strong critical thinking skillset; ability to identify issues and formulate solutions
  • Strong work ethic, persistency and dependability
  • Flexible, detail-oriented and good time management skills
  • Interest in patent law or prior experience drafting patents optional, but a plus

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, computer science, technical field or communications
  • Prior experience working as a technical writer preferable

Nanotronics is an equal opportunity employer. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@nanotronics.co.

BROOKLYN, NY

Position Overview

The CNC Machinist/Senior CNC Machinist is responsible for working with computer numeric controlled (CNC) heavy machinery from programming to operation to produce parts and tools from metal, plastic or other materials. Must possess a deep understanding of Computer Numeric Controlled equipment. This role will work closely with our prototyping and design team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce machined parts by programming, setting up and operating a CNC Mill and/or CNC Lathe
  • Read and understand CNC programs, layouts and drawings
  • Inspect machined parts
  • Maintain quality and safety standards
  • Complete daily production/quality logs

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to read and understand mechanical drawings
  • Ability to use inspection tools (micrometers, calipers, gauges) as needed
  • Ability to hold tight tolerances
  • Strong verbal communications skills
  • Programming experience/knowledge is helpful, Autodesk Fusion 360 is a plus
  • Able to lift materials not exceeding 75lbs

Education and Experience

  • 2-year vocational degree in machining field and/or equivalent experience and education
  • Minimum 4 years of work-related experience
  • Experience with Haas controllers is a plus.

Nanotronics is an equal opportunity employer. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@nanotronics.co.

BROOKLYN, NY

Position Overview

Nanotronics is looking for a reliable Purchasing Manager to join our team in our new manufacturing facility in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. This position will be responsible for sourcing equipment, goods and services and managing vendors for two facilities (Brooklyn, NY and Hollister, CA). The successful candidate will perform strategic procurement activities across multiple categories of reasonable cost reduction targets, search for second and third sourcing and cut down on lead times. The ideal candidate will also be a self-starter, who works well with all departments in a start-up environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop, lead and execute purchasing strategies
  • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
  • Conform with all ISO-9001-2015 processes/procedures
  • Generate negotiation strategies/contracts and close deals with optimal terms to reduce company spend
  • Partner with stakeholders to ensure clear requirements and documentation
  • Forecast price and market trends to identify changes in buyer-supplier status (paying attention to quality)
  • Perform benchmarking and document processes constant with ISO-9001-2015 standards
  • Assess, manage and mitigate risks
  • Evaluate and partner with reliable vendors/suppliers (building strong relationships)
  • Determine quantity and timing of deliveries
  • Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand
  • Develop 2nd and 3rd suppliers to cut down on lead time risk and reduce cost

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management
  • Worked with ERP software management
  • Solid judgement along with decision making skills
  • Strong leadership capabilities
  • Attention to details
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills
  • Ability to work well across all departments in both facilities (building strong relationships)

Education and Experience

  • BS degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration
  • Proven working experience as Purchasing Manager with 10 years’ experience

Nanotronics is an equal opportunity employer. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@nanotronics.co.

BROOKLYN, NY

Position Overview

Nanotronics is looking for a reliable Inventory, Shipping & Receiving Manager to join our team in our new manufacturing facility in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. The goals for this position are to monitor and report on inventory levels, manage daily shipping and distribution operations and oversee the receipt, verification and stocking of incoming materials. In addition, outstanding record-keeping, analytical abilities and ERP software management is critical. The chosen candidate will demonstrate excellent organizational, communication and problem-solving skills, as well as the ability to interpret and analyze large amounts of data. The ideal candidate will also be a self-starter, who will work well within a start-up environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and implement an inventory tracking system to optimize inventory control procedures
  • Examine the levels of supplies and raw material to determine shortages and ordering needs
  • Document daily deliveries and shipments to update inventory
  • Prepare detailed reports on inventory operations, stock levels, and adjustments
  • Perform daily analysis to predict potential inventory problems
  • Order new supplies to avoid inefficiencies or excessive surplus
  • Analyze different suppliers to obtain the best cost-effective deals
  • Use ERP software to track, check, prioritize and route orders
  • Manage all important documents such as advanced shipping notice, pick slips, bills of lading, etc.
  • Direct the flow of packages from preparation to shipment
  • Inspect labels, barcodes and other features of completed orders
  • Control budget of the shipping supplies
  • Resolve issues regarding shipped orders
  • Write up purchase orders track orders, and provide shipment dates
  • Ensure all items are properly tagged, labeled, and stored safely.
  • Supervise receiving teams to operate equipment such as forklifts and pallet jacks to move supplies and place them on shelving or stack them properly as required
  • Support the implementation of safety practices and processes
  • Support compliance with legal regulations and company policies

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Solid knowledge of data analysis, ERP inventory management software, forecasting techniques, logistics procedures
  • An analytical mind with strong attention to detail
  • Outstanding organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and leadership abilities
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel
  • Good understanding of budgeting and reporting
  • Ability to operate warehouse machinery
  • Adept at entering accurate data for purchase orders, inventory logs, safety reports, and other records
  • Ability to make quick decisions in fast-paced environments
  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time and bend, stoop, and lifting are required

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role

Nanotronics is an equal opportunity employer. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@nanotronics.co.

BROOKLYN, NY

Position Overview

Nanotronics is looking for an enthusiastic, proficient, and inspired Industrial/Product Designer to join its growing team in Brooklyn, NY. The ideal designer will be responsible for designing and iterating on Nanotronics tools and product line. They will develop an archive of conceptual products, and have an interest in manufacturing, infrastructure, additive manufacturing, science, robotics, transportation, architecture, and interiors. The ideal candidate will also have experience with design for production and/or manufacturing at scale.

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce CAD drawings for current and future Nanotronics tools
  • Create sketches and drawings of conceptual projects
  • Coordinate and facilitate designs with Engineers at Nanotronics Automation, our manufacturing center in Hollister, CA
  • Create renderings, still and motion, of current, future, and conceptual products
  • Display an innovative, meaningful approach to design
  • Research design trends and product limitations
  • Evaluate product safety, appearance, and function to determine if a design is practical
  • Maintain archive of designs

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Proficient in Solidworks, Autodesk, Keyshot, Adobe, and other CAD, engineering, and simulation software
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly organized and detail‐oriented
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and on budget
  • Strong lateral thinking and problem‐solving skills
  • Ability to communicate clearly with Machinists, Mechanical and Electrical Engineers
  • Strong and curious portfolio
  • Interest in robotics and additive manufacturing, both for prototyping and production

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or Associate’s degree with equivalent experience
  • 1‐2 years’ experience in product or industrial design for manufacturing
  • Demonstrated experience bringing product to market

Working Hours

  • Industrial/product designers need to be flexible about their working schedules, as they may be required to work extra hours, especially when it comes to meeting tight product deadlines.

Nanotronics is an equal opportunity employer. Please send your cover letter and resume to careers@nanotronics.co.

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The collective sum of an employee’s individual differences, life experiences, and talent is a significant part of not only our culture, but our reputation and organization’s achievement as well.  We also embrace and encourage our employees’ difference in age, ability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, political affiliation, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other characteristics that make our employees unique.  Nanotronics is an equal opportunity employer.