Applications Engineer 2 is a mid-level engineering role focused on laser material processing experiments conducted at nLIGHT’s applications labs as well as at external customer and partner facilities. This role requires a minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar engineering function, ideally in an industrial environment. Applications Engineer 2 will be responsible for designing, executing, documenting, analyzing, and presenting detailed application experiments to internal and external customers including executive management. This role requires excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills to build productive internal and external working relationships. Expected growth areas for this role are advancing expertise in an applications subspecialty, individual ownership of applications support for specific customers, involvement in new business development for key customers, and publishing/presenting on laser applications at technical conferences and trade shows.
nLIGHT is subject to US Export Control regulations. To qualify for this position, a Foreign Person (that is, not a US Citizen or legal Permanent Resident) must be eligible for a deemed export license under the US Department of Commerce and/or the US Department of State.
nLIGHT is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including protected veterans and people with disabilities. For more information, please see the EEO is the Law poster from the federal government: dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf and Poster Supplement dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf
nLIGHT is a rapidly growing vertically integrated supplier of high-performance lasers that enable innovation in materials processing, microelectronics and defense applications. nLIGHT develops and manufactures fiber lasers based on industry-leading semiconductor laser and optical fiber technology. nLIGHT is headquartered in Vancouver, Washington with additional sites in North America, Asia and Europe. nLIGHT lasers are not only changing the way things are made, but what can be made.
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