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Montana instruments
Bozeman, montana

Montana Instruments® makes researchers more effective by creating better high-precision optical measurement solutions for research, industry, and education.

We are passionate about enabling low temperature research worldwide. As a nimble and responsive company, our focus is on continuous improvement and end-user functionality. We believe in the significant work of these researchers, which is why we continuously work to offer innovative solutions that facilitate

Market Development Scientists
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Revibro optics
bozeman, montana

Revibro Optics is a small, energetic company specializing in deformable optics. Our MEMS-based adjustable focus mirror technology enables high-speed precision focusing for a variety of imaging applications. We are seeking motivated individuals to join our team to help advance our fabrication process and bring this exciting technology to market.

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Founded in 1993, Wavelength Electronics leads the laser control industry with ultra-stable, high precision quantum cascade and diode laser drivers, and temperature controllers for demanding electro-optical OEMs and researchers. Our goal is to deliver low-noise, instrument-level performance in small, cost-effective modules and we are continually upgrading our circuitry and facility to manufacture ever smaller components for portable, hand held devices.

Our guiding philosophy is to provide the highest quality, robust, and reliable products so that you can push the envelope in your field of research or development. Quality manufacturing controls ensure on-time delivery of robust, reliable product. Laser diode safety is paramount.  Protection is built into every module and all of our products are backed by superior technical support from our in-house engineers.  We pay attention to minimizing our packaging materials, reusing and recycling, and consciously reducing chemical usage.

Wavelength Electronics is located in Bozeman, Montana.

Manufacturing Engineer
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BOZEMAN, Montana

AdvR, Inc. is devoted to the development and commercialization of photonics technologies, specializing in the development of optical devices and systems using engineered bulk and waveguide nonlinear optical materials.

Nonlinear Physicist
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ILX Lightwave

ILX Lightwave® is the world's premier supplier of laser diode instrumentation and test systems. 

Since 1986, with the introduction of the first bench-top precision laser diode current source we have continued to develop our precision measurement and control technology to offer a full line of innovative instruments, test systems and accessories. We maintain our market leadership through the relentless pursuit of quality, performance, and innovation. ILX Lightwave products are used throughout the world in research and development labs and production areas, wherever photonic technology is advancing.

ILX Lightwave is located in Bozeman, Montana and is a member of the Newport Corporation family of industry leading brands.

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Supervisor, MFG Engineering
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Production Technician, PV
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Firmware Engineer
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Inside Sales Engineer
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Lattice Materials is the world's leading manufacturer of silicon and germanium infrared optical blanks, curves, laser mirror blanks, Czochralski crystal growth seeds, sputtering target material and CNC machined specialty silicon parts. 

Buyer II
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Production Operator - Saws
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Production Operator - Curve Generation
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Phenix fiber optics

Phenix Fiber Optics is a Bozeman-based company manufacturing and selling instrumentation designed to cleave fiber optic cables.  Our key instrument, the fibersect, is a revolutionary tool designed to mechanically cleave fiber optic cables by cutting through the fiber and epoxy with remarkable precision.

Assembly Technician
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Quantel USA develops, designs and builds custom laser solutions to meet the needs of customers’ application requirements.  Quantel can also modify or upgrade standard lasers to meet specific customer requirements and environmental constraints.

Laser Technician
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Customer Service Engineer
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Field Service Technician
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