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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 results.

Electrical Engineer
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Integration Technician
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Electronic Technician
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Field Support Scientist
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mks/Newport
Bozeman, Montana

Newport is a brand within the MKS Instruments Light & Motion division. The Newport product portfolio consists of a full range of solutions including motion control, optical tables and vibration isolation systems, photonic instruments, optics and opto-mechanical components. Our innovative Newport solutions leverage core expertise in vibration isolation and sub-micron positioning systems and opto-mechanical and photonics subsystems, to enhance our customers’ capabilities and productivity in the semiconductor, industrial technologies, life and health sciences, research and defense markets.  For more information, visit www.newport.com.

Associate Documentation Control Specialist
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Associate Field Service Engineer
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Associate Product Specialist
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Associate Test Engineer
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Engineering Manager
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Product Specialist
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Phenix fiber optics
Bozeman, Montana

We are a Bozeman-based start-up 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
11/09/18   More Information…


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.

Electrical Engineer II
11/07/18   More Information…

Electrical Engineer
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Elemental scientific lasers
Bozeman, montana

A market leader in mass spectroscopy automation and sample introduction, Elemental Scientific is recognized internationally for its innovative products.  The company is headquartered in Omaha NE, with the photonics R&D and manufacturing division based in Bozeman, MT.  The company is privately owned and has a strong history of commitment to its employees and community.  Elemental Scientific sells products globally and has offices in several locations worldwide.  On the cutting edge in mass spectroscopy technology our products utilize the latest technologies in lasers, optics, electronics and instrumentation.  

Technical Service Engineer
09/26/18   More Information…


ADVR, INC
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.

Electrical Engineer/Optical Engineer
09/10/18   More Information…

Nonlinear Physicist/Optical/Electrical Engineer
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MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY - SPECTRUM LAB
BOZEMAN, MONTANA

Spectrum Lab was established in 1999 to advance the opto-electronic technologies emerging from the research laboratories of Montana State University and foster their transition to Montana companies and in the process providing enhanced educational opportunities for our undergraduate and graduate students.  More information is available at www.spectrum.montana.edu

Research Associate or Research Scientist/Engineer
08/19/18   More Information...


Blackmore Inc.

Blackmore Sensors and Analytics, Inc. is a leader in frequency-modulated continuous wave (FMCW) Lidar and supporting analytic tools. Blackmore’s technology and unique approach bring the advanced toolsets of modern radar into the optical domain. We support intense mission-critical environments, where direct-detect 3D imagers are cost and performance limited. Examples of current use of our technology include self-driving vehicles and defense applications.

Integrated Photonics Engineer III
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VP of Manufacturing
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Mechanical Engineer
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Computer Vision Software Engineer
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Electrical Engineer II
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Electrical and Computer Engineer I
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FPGA Firmware Engineer
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Game and Simulation Software Engineer
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Photonics Engineer I/II
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Procurement Specialist
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Sr. Electrical Architecture Engineer
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Software Engineer
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Vehicle Integration Engineer
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Systems Engineer II (NPI)
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Test Engineer I (NPI)
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NPI Electrical Engineer
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