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 an experienced Senior Research and Development Engineer to join its growing team in New York. The ideal candidate will be responsible for all aspects of research, including Machine learning techniques, integration, budget and forecasts preparation, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, who will work well with in a start-up environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Development of novel Deep learning
  • Analysis of big data and control systems
  • Incorporation of relevant Machine Learning techniques that apply to current and future Nanotronics products
  • Developing novel Machine Learning and Deep learning Methods and Systems
  • Deploying data analysis models to production
  • Analyzing available process and video data for significance, anomaly detection and optimization
  • Development of feedback strategies for control systems

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of numeral methods
  • Knowledge of advanced statistics
  • Experience with Deep learning and Reinforcement Learning
  • Experience with computer vision and machine learning
  • Basic understanding of physics
  • Experience with image processing

Nice To Haves(Not Required)

  • Experience working with a team
  • Experience using databases and SQL

Education and Experience

  • Master’s degree or PhD in Physics, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field

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 experienced Research and Development Engineer to join its growing team in New York. The ideal candidate will be responsible for all aspects of research, including Machine learning techniques, integration, budget and forecasts preparation, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, who will work well with in a start-up environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate on the creation of novel process control systems
  • Design systems for fast and controlled data acquisition
  • Create process control instrumentations and feed forward/feedback systems for direct and AI driven control
  • Drive process automation and system integration for complex machinery for a wide range of industries
  • Create prototype boards and systems for computer-controlled automation.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to grasp high order concepts in physics, microscopy, hardware design, automation, and robotics
  • Expert in basic electrical engineering techniques and instrumentation
  • Basic understanding of atomic and optical physic
  • Experience with object- oriented design
  • Data acquisition setup and deployment
  • Experience with PCB
  • Experience with Process Automation
  • Experience with Control Theory
  • Linear Stages and motor experience

Education and Experience

  • BS in Physics with some experimental research experience
  • Master’s degree or above in Electrical Engineering

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 experienced Research and Development Engineer – Optical to join its growing team in New York. The ideal candidate will be responsible for all aspects of research in the relevant field, including Machine learning techniques, integration, budget and forecasts preparation, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, who will work well with in a start-up environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Optical design and assembly of computational super resolution microscopes
  • Development of Optical Super Resolution techniques, software and hardware
  • Design of integrated microscopes with AI functionality
  • Explore fluorescent super-resolution techniques in non-biological applications
  • Develop and validate image pre-processing routines for quantitative fluorescent microscopy. Incorporation of Machine Learning techniques to image processing and analysis
  • Participate in creating research protocols for optical microscopy
  • Design, implementation and testing of complex microscope systems (fluorescent, photo-luminescence applications)
  • Create IP, white papers and scientific publications in the relevant field
  • Integrate products into Nanotronics core products when required
  • Other research and development needs in the relevant field as they arise

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Experience with computer vision and machine learning
  • Extensive Experience with optical Design and Assembly
  • Extensive experience with computational signal and image processing
  • Experience with Fluorescent microscopy
  • Experience with super resolution and related literature and techniques
  • Experience and hands-on work with optical prototyping and design
  • Advanced understanding of atomic and optical physic
  • Experience creating clean, elegant code.

Education and Experience

  • PhD in Physics or a related field
  • Direct project work with optical systems
  • Direct project work with novel microscopy systems

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 experienced Research and Development Engineer – Video to join its growing team in New York. The ideal candidate will be responsible for all aspects of research, including Machine learning techniques, integration, budget and forecasts preparation, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, who will work well with in a start-up environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate on the creation of computational super resolution microscopes
  • Incorporation of relevant Machine Learning techniques that apply to current and future Nanotronics products
  • Build test user interfaces using available and easy to access programming languages (i.e. Python, C++, etc.)
  • Participate in creating research protocols for optics and microscopy
  • Creation of relevant IP, white papers and scientific publications
  • Integrate products into Nanotronics core products when required
  • Other research and development needs as they arise

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Experience with high rate video
  • Experience with human pose estimate and feature extraction from video
  • Experience with 3D video assembly from 2D streams
  • Experience with computer vision and machine learning
  • Experience with image processing
  • Experience creating clean, elegant C++ code

Nice to haves (Not Required)

  • Experience working with a team
  • Experience using databases and SQL

Education and Experience

  • BS in Physics with some experimental research experience
  • Master’s degree or above in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field

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 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.