Welcome to Nanotronics!

We are an advanced machines and intelligence company that helps customers across the public, private, and nonprofit sectors solve for the unique inspection and process control challenges of precision manufacturing. A leading developer of optical inspection tools for the semiconductor industry, Nanotronics uses hardware and software to provide industrial-scale, high-throughput, super imaging systems. Deployed across fifteen countries and industry agnostic, Nanotronics works with leading-edge companies, from aerospace, to electronics, to healthcare, to drive up yield, reduce footprint and waste, lower costs, and speed up design iteration, while eliminating laborious manual inspections.

We are an intellectually curious group of motivated and passionate innovators, bringing together the brightest minds in physics, optics, robotics, artificial intelligence, and software engineering as we work to lay the foundation for the 4th Industrial Revolution.

Armed with visionary leadership and strong financial backing, we foster an environment of both entrepreneurship and accountability.

You’ll make a great Nanotron if . . .

  • You are a self-starter, who works well with in fast-paced, ever-evolving environment
  • You are passionate about science, engineering, technology, and AI
  • You are looking for a challenge
  • You collaborate well with others
  • You are intellectually curious, eager to learn, and excited to contribute

 

What we offer . . .

  • Casual work environment
  • Direct exposure to C-level management
  • Interesting and challenging projects that truly make an impact at the company and in the world
  • Entrepreneurial spirit to grow, learn and thrive

 

START-UP NYSome New York positions might be eligible for city and state tax exemption under the START-UP NY program.

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy – The essential functions of all positions at Nanotronics include a physical presence in the workplace, including but not limited to, in-person interactions with other employees, customers, and the community. Therefore, in accordance with Nanotronics’ duty to safeguard the health of our current employees and new hires, their families, our customers and visitors, our business and the community at large from COVID-19, all employees are required to present proof of vaccination and new hires must present proof of vaccination prior to their first day as a condition of employment. This policy will comply with all applicable laws and is based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), and is designed to comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws.

 

The Nanotronics Applications Engineer is a smart and passionate team member, who plays a direct role in the development of the world’s most technologically advanced inspection and factory control solutions. This position is responsible for demonstrating the capabilities of Nanotronics’ instrumentation, and 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; and
  • Test results that prove the system is capable of automating inspection that has historically required human-level intelligence.

All applicants must be U.S. persons as defined in the U.S. export control laws and regulations to include: U.S. citizen, national, lawful permanent resident or individual admitted to the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylum.

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.
  • Install and train customers on the use and capabilities of Nanotronics’ instruments.

Education and Experience

  • 1-3 years working experience in a fast-paced technical organization that is rooted in science and engineering
  • Bachelor’s degree in Physics, Electrical Engineering, Chemistry, Statistics, Mathematics; MS or Ph.D. 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
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as with a team
  • Detail-oriented

Work Environment

This position is based in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. There is no remote work option.

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The Nanotronics Product User Experience Designer is a smart and passionate team member, who plays a direct role in the development of the world’s most technologically advanced inspection and factory control solutions. This position is responsible for improving our customers’ satisfaction with our products.

Please include a portfolio when applying.

All applicants must be U.S. persons as defined in the U.S. export control laws and regulations to include: U.S. citizen, national, lawful permanent resident or individual admitted to the U.S. as a refugee or granted asylum.

Responsibilities

  • Partner with product managers, engineers, and researchers to define great experiences from initial concept through successful implementation
  • Visualize and prototype intended solutions at various levels of fidelity including high-level wireframes, conceptual designs, design presentations and detailed specifications
  • Collaborate closely with local or remote teams, working iteratively to deliver customer value
  • Use customer insights from customer interactions and internal customer facing teams to help inform business and design decisions
  • Design interactive, easy, intuitive and straightforward interfaces that increase the ease and enjoyment of using our products
  • Conduct user research such as interviews and usability testing to observe behavior and validate design decisions
  • Contribute to efforts to create scalable experience design standards and improve design processes

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to make complex software intuitive and elegant
  • Bold design sensibility, creative, and detail-oriented
  • Mastery of human-computer interaction principles
  • Understanding of task analysis, experience mapping, low-fidelity prototyping, user testing and more
  • Comfortable in a highly collaborative, fast-paced environment with multiple stakeholders, and can adjust to changing priorities
  • Interest in physics, microscopy, hardware design, automation, artificial intelligence, and robotics a plus

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in UI or UX Design
  • 3-8 years’ experience in a UI or UX design role required
  • Experience working at the intersection of hardware and software a plus

Work Environment

This position is based in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. There is no remote work option.

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The Nanotronics Technical Writer is a smart and passionate team member, who supports the development of the world’s most technologically advanced inspection and factory control solutions by writing software and technology manuals, including customer specifications and requirements. This role owns 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.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with engineers to capture their ideas
  • 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
  • Assist with patent preparation and drafting technical descriptions
  • Work with marketing team and edit communications to ensure they are consistent and clear
  • Work as a liaison among teams, creating and reviewing communications and planning for new product/feature releases
  • Work proactively to improve the way we communicate with our customers

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to grasp highly technical concepts in physics, microscopy, automation and robotics
  • Ability to organize highly detailed information into easy-to-understand written communication
  • Strong technical and/or grant writing skills, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with copyediting
  • Ability to turn rough drafts quickly, saving the polishing for the final drafts
  • 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

Nice to Have

  • Ability to translate documentation into German, French, Chinese, Korean or Japanese

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, computer science, technical field
  • Prior experience working as a technical writer preferred
  • Writing about microscopy, artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics will be required, so a prior understanding of or experience in these areas is essential
  • 3-8 years of experience required

Work Environment

This position is based in the Brooklyn, NY office. There is no remote option.

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The Nanotronics Inventory Clerk is a detail-oriented and hard-working team member with warehouse experience and excellent math and communication skills. Responsibilities include serving as a gatekeeper to inventory, maintaining inventory records, and preparing balance and shortages reports.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintaining and updating records
  • Counting materials, equipment, merchandise, or supplies in stock
  • Reporting discrepancies between physical counts and computer records
  • Developing or improving upon inventory management procedures
  • Stocking and distributing supplies, equipment or merchandise
  • Compiling balance, price and cost reports

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent math and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work extended hours
  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs
  • Working knowledge of word processing, database and spreadsheet software
  • Valid driver’s license

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2+ years’ experience in inventory control
  • Warehouse experience
  • Forklift experience beneficial

Work Environment

This position is based in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. There is no remote work option. Overtime may occasionally be required.

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The Nanotronics Controller or Senior Accountant is an experienced team member with cost accounting experience in a manufacturing environment. The ideal candidate will be responsible for all aspects of corporate accounting, regulatory/financial reporting, inventory cost management, and development of internal control policies and procedures. They will ensure policies and procedures are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements, and US GAAP. Responsibilities may include financial management for any subsidiaries.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage day-to-day transactions and all accounting operations including Billing, A/R Collections, A/P, GL, Cost Accounting, Inventory Accounting, and Revenue Recognition (ASC 606)
  • Work with CFO and Director of Finance to establish, monitor, and enforce financial policies and procedures
  • Direct and coordinate all activities related to financial audits with external auditors
  • Assist with Implementation of new ERP system
  • Develop and Maintain inventory costing system (standard costs) for new and existing products
  • Coordinate cycle counts and physical inventories with operations team for all inventory locations
  • Work with Operations Team to maintain and improve processes and controls associated with manufacturing and inventory control, including collaborating with the Purchasing Team
  • Assist Director of Finance with budget and financial forecasts, while reporting and explaining variances
  • Oversee month-end and year-end close process, including managing journal entries and reconciling all accounts
  • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements
  • Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Support financial staff by coaching, counseling, and managing small team
  • Protect operations by keeping financial information and plans confidential
  • Other special projects, financial analysis, and initiatives as needed

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles, procedures, and US GAAP
  • Cost Accounting experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with creating financial statements, general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
  • Excellent accounting software user and administration skills
  • Proficiency with ERP System and related process flows
  • 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
  • Self-motivated and self-directed
  • Ability to work closely with a senior management team
  • Some travel to other company locations may be required

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting (MBA helpful, but not required)
  • Accounting designation (CPA/CMA Required)
  • Experience with SAP ERP System Preferred
  • Five to eight years of overall combined accounting and finance experience, including public accounting

Work Environment

This position is based in the Brooklyn office. There is no remote work option.

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The Cost Accountant is a smart and passionate financial professional with manufacturing experience, who will be responsible for assessing business expenses and preparing optimized budget plans at Nanotronics, as it develops the world’s most technologically advanced inspection and factory control solutions. This position will be responsible for reviewing financial records, researching the market rate for key business costs and adjusting the company ledger to accurately reflect balance sheets.

Responsibilities

  • Collect and analyze data about operational costs
  • Develop and analyze cost standards for existing and new products and services
  • Set standard costs of manufactured goods
  • Establish costs of business processes such as administration, labor, shipping, technical service, etc.
  • Prepare audit reports and presenting their findings to management
  • Work with operations and engineering to recommend changes to the company’s processes and policies to reduce cost and maximize profit
  • Advise executives and upper management on appropriate costing based on financial data
  • Provide support for invoicing and capital expenditure
  • Leasing and warranty pricing
  • Account variance analysis
  • Prepare, analyze and report weekly, monthly, quarterly gross margin analysis
  • Assist in month-end closing, prepare journal entries as necessary, analyze inventory evaluation, inventory roll forward
  • Coordinate with IT department for system issues, maintenance and development such as production, purchasing, accounts payable, accounts receivable, receiving, shipping, etc.
  • Project manage cycle count/physical inventories
  • Maintain internal control documentation and test internal controls
  • Prepare detailed account analysis and reconcile sales, cost and inventory, liability accounts by customer type by division
  • Review and analyze inventory and margin reports, conduct research and perform analytical studies in connection with cost analyses and profitability
  • Support and assist internal department reporting requirements such as audit schedules and others
  • Ensure timely submission, accuracy and validity of inventory, gross margin schedules to management
  • Work on special projects, as required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Apply knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles & Cost Accounting Standards
  • Adapt to new and different computer programs and software to enable efficient data gathering and analysis
  • Ability to research, compile, analyze and interpret data
  • Good written, verbal communication and collaborative skills
  • Proficiency in Excel and Microsoft Office products
  • Analyze and reconcile complex accounts and reserves
  • Project management skills
  • Strong organizational and communicational skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Work independently under minimal supervision

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance
  • 3 or more years of related experience in manufacturing is required
  • Knowledge of SAP required
  • CPA/CMA preferred but not required
  • Experience with Salesforce a plus
  • Big 4 (PwC, Deloitte, KPMG, EY) experience a plus

Work Environment

This position is based in the Brooklyn office. There is no remote work option. Occasional travel may be required.

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The Nanotronics Executive Assistant to the Chief Financial Officer is an experienced and creative team member, who provides administrative support to our Chief Financial Officer and will represent the company in the most professional manner to the media, investors and internal stakeholders. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, who will work well within a rapidly growing, ever-changing environment.

Nanotronics is developing the world’s most technologically advanced inspection and factory control solutions. Nanotronics is making manufacturing 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 team members, who are highly intelligent, hardworking and creative.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Execute standard assistant duties, such as managing calendars, screening calls and taking messages, and making travel arrangements
  • Maintain comprehensive and accurate records
  • Prepare and proofread correspondence
  • Track and move projects toward deadlines
  • Assist with preparation for client and investor meetings
  • Coordinate with offices in OH and CA as necessary
  • Support other C-level executives, as needed

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Professional level written and verbal communication skills
  • Impeccable writing and proofreading skills
  • Ability to perform a wide range of duties
  • Problem-solving, business judgment and analytical skills
  • Ability to foster relationships at all levels of the organization
  • Versatility, flexibility and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm and grace
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Self-motivated and self-directed
  • In-depth understanding of Microsoft Office suite
  • Experience using Salesforce is a plus

Education and Experience

  • Three to five years of experience as an administrative or executive assistant in a fast-paced environment
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

Working Conditions

This position is in our Brooklyn, New York office. There is no remote work option. Periodic weekend or evening work may occasionally be required. Occasional travel may be required.

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The Quality Assurance Engineer is a smart and passionate engineer, who will work with our engineering team in the development of the world’s most technologically advanced inspection and factory control solutions. Nanotronics is making manufacturing 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 team members, who are highly intelligent, hardworking and creative. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, who work well with in fast-paced, ever-evolving environment.

The QA Engineer is an intelligent and detail-oriented person, who will create and implement a QA strategy and continually look to improve our testing and deployment strategies. This person will be responsible for ensuring that our software doesn’t get to our customers until it meets the highest standard of quality that our management and product teams set. The QA Engineer will play a critical role in improving quality, speeding up development time, and shipping better products more consistently and the role has a lot of potential for growth. The QA Engineer will focus on documentation and process standardization – documenting software and hardware procedures for the entire assembly of customer tools.

Key Responsibilities

  • Own the agile testing life cycle via requirement gathering, project test plan and estimations, test script design and development, execution, management of test cases, test program review and assessment
  • Design and develop test automation artifacts (scripts, functions, scenarios, processes) for simple to complex automated testing situations using various tools
  • Develop and publish testing strategy for individual project solutions
  • Develop and publish test plans, test scenarios, test data, manual and automated test scripts
  • Perform functional, system, regression and integration testing
  • Present test analysis results to Software Development and QA Departments
  • Interpret design documentation developed by Software Development
  • Lead continual improvement of the Software QA process
  • Provide qualitative and quantitative feedback to the Engineering, Creative, and other teams throughout feature development
  • Suggest new processes and policies that Engineering and QA can implement to ensure we’re only shipping the best possible product

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

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

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering or technical discipline
  • 3-7 years’ experience as a QA Engineer/Tester in an agile environment

Work Environment

This position is based in the Brooklyn office. There is no remote work option.

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Position Overview

The Nanotronics Software Developer is a smart and passionate engineer who will work with our engineering team in the development of the world’s most technologically advanced inspection and factory control solutions. This position will be responsible for software engineering development, with individual tasks ranging from software control of automation hardware to GPU-based analysis. Flexibility and an ability to grasp high order concepts in physics, hardware design, automation, and robotics can be helpful for understanding and resolving specific issues.

Responsibilities

  • Design, write, test, document, and debug C++ software in a Windows environment
  • Write software exploiting parallelism from SIMD to GPU programming to multithreading
  • Participate in design reviews, code reviews, stand-ups and other meetings as needed
  • Aid quality assurance technicians, application engineers, and machine operators to understand and utilize new features
  • Maintain and follow quality assurance procedures
  • Coordinate programming activities with other departments

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong understanding of a statically typed language; C++ is required; C, Rust, Java may be acceptable
  • Strong technical communication skills. Must be able to work cooperatively with—and offer and receive constructive criticism from—other developers, application engineers and quality assurance personnel
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time without excessive oversight
  • Ability to identify issues and formulate solutions with cross-cutting concerns
  • Strong critical thinking skill set
  • Possess a strong work ethic
  • Communicate effectively with customers and Company personnel
  • Persistence and dependability

Nice to Haves

  • Industry experience creating production quality code in modern C++ (C++11 or newer)
  • Industry experience writing software for heterogeneous computing environments
  • Industry experience in optimization requiring detailed low-level knowledge of a machine, e.g., optimizing for cache hierarchy, SIMD, NUMA-awareness
  • Industry experience using C++ GUI creation frameworks such as MFC or Qt.
  • Industry experience at the hardware/software interface
  • Conversant in object-oriented design patterns; familiarity with the STL
  • Working knowledge of SQL, CUDA, OpenCV, Python, TensorFlow or other ML platforms, Git, Jira

Education and Experience

  • 3+ years of experience as a software engineer
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or related field

Work Environment

This position is based in the Brooklyn office.

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The Lead CNC Machinist/Programmer is responsible for leading the shift in the production of parts as well as working with computer numeric controlled (CNC) milling and turning centers, 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, CAD/CAM software, and manufacturing process. Must possess a good understanding of G-codes and M-codes have the ability to make changes to the program at the controller as well as advise other CNC Programmers/Machinist in various methods of manufacturing. This role will work closely with our prototyping and design team. The ideal candidate will work well with in fast-paced, ever-evolving environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Create programs by utilizing CAD/CAM software to program required toolpaths.
  • Produce machined parts by programming, setting up and operating a CNC Mill and/or CNC Lathe
  • Read and understand CNC programs, layouts and drawings
  • Responsible for the design and implementation of fixturing equipment for both engineering and production purposes
  • Ensure that safety and quality policies and procedures are followed
  • Complete daily production/quality logs

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to Read and interpret blueprints, engineering specifications, and shop orders to determine machine set-up and production methods
  • Ability to design and implement fixturing equipment for both engineering and production purposes
  • Must have the ability to program for 2 axis Lathe, 3 axis mill, 3+2 axis mill
  • Experience with Fusion 360 is a plus
  • Strong verbal communications skills
  • 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

Work Environment

  • This position will occasionally require the use of a full-faced, tight-fitting respirator.
  • This position is located in Brooklyn, NY.
  • There is no remote work option.

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While there may not currently be an open position, we are always looking for smart and passionate CNC Machinists. Please submit your application now so we can consider you as soon as a position opens!

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. The ideal candidate will work well with in fast-paced, ever-evolving environment.

This position is not eligible for H-1B sponsorship.

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 drawing
  • 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

Work Environment

  • This position will occasionally require the use of a half-faced, tight-fitting respirator.
  • This position is located in Hollister, CA.
  • There is no remote work option.

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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.