Careers

Gamma Scientific Offices

Gamma Scientific, located in San Diego, California, has been dedicated to helping organizations reach their light measurement goals for over 50 years. We work with some of the leading manufacturers, universities and government institutions in the world, and also operate a NVLAP accredited testing and calibration laboratory (NVLAP Lab Code 200823-0).

If you are interested in solving complex technical problems we would like to hear from you.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

Please email your resume and cover letter to gammacareers (at) gamma-sci.com for consideration.

Current Openings

Senior Electrical Engineer

This position is for a creative Electrical Engineer to develop and deploy new electrical designs. The Electrical Engineer must be able to work closely with other engineers and team members in order to implement designs and meet deadlines. Since Gamma Scientific is a small fast growing company, the Electrical Engineer should possess good multi-tasking skills and be a versatile problem solver. The Electrical Engineer will report to the Systems Engineering Manager.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design and debug complex electrical schematics in OrCAD Capture, EAGLE, or other electrical design software
  • Design and layout PCBs using OrCAD Layout, EAGLE, or other electrical design software
  • Integrate microcontrollers in electrical designs and program those microcontrollers in C, assembly language, etc.
  • Integrate new hardware with existing systems, send and receive commands with various hardware/software interfaces
  • Generate full documentation packages for electrical designs, including schematics, GERBER files, fab drawings, bill of materials, etc.
  • Develop electrical test jigs for production testing and verification of turnkey PCBAs
  • Design, code, and debug simple software in C, C++, C#, .NET, assembly language, or other selected languages
  • Experience designing and troubleshooting PLCs and FPGAs is a plus
  • Provide reliable solutions to a variety of problems using sound problem solving techniques
  • Estimate level of effort, evaluate new options of similar technology, offer suggestions to improve processes, and provide comments on some electrical design aspects
  • Work collaboratively and professionally with other Gamma Scientific associates in cross functional teams to achieve goals
  • Apply a sense of urgency, commitment, and focus on the right priorities in developing solutions in a timely fashion
  • Travel to assist with hardware implementation and system integration in the field
  • Perform other duties as necessary

Qualifications

  • 5+ years’ experience designing electrical circuits and PCBs is required
  • Strong background in Engineering and Physics is required
  • Basic knowledge in the fundamentals of spectroradiometers, photometry and colorimetry is desired
  • Experience with light measurement test equipment, electronic laboratory equipment, or commercial display equipment is a plus
  • General PC skills in Windows environment including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be self-motivated and capable of working with minimum supervision

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, other Engineering disciplines, Physics or Optics

Electro-Mechanical Engineer

This position is for a creative Electro-Mechanical Engineer to develop and deploy new designs. The Electro-Mechanical Engineer must be able to work closely with other engineers and team members in order to implement designs and meet deadlines. Since Gamma Scientific is a small fast growing company, the Electro-Mechanical Engineer should possess good multi-tasking skills and be a versatile problem solver. The Electro-Mechanical Engineer will report to the Systems Engineering Manager.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design mechanical/electromechanical components, assemblies, and systems; incorporating sound engineering principles, customer requirements, and manufacturing efficiency
  • Model complex electromechanical systems using a combination of CAD and EDA software
  • Confirm system capabilities and performance through research and by designing feasibility/test methods
  • Design and debug complex electrical schematics in OrCAD, Altium, Cadence, EAGLE, Easy PC, or other electrical design software
  • Design and layout PCBs using OrCAD, Altium, Cadence, EAGLE, Easy PC, or other electrical design software
  • Integrate new hardware with existing systems, send and receive commands with various hardware/software interfaces
  • Create and revise detailed design drawings for mechanical parts using CAD software, specifically SolidWorks and AutoCAD
  • Create and revise detailed assembly drawings for complex optical, electrical, and mechanical systems using SolidWorks and AutoCAD
  • Review and analyze specifications, sketches, drawings, ideas, and related data to assess factors affecting component design
  • Generate full documentation packages for designs, including schematics, GERBER files, fab drawings, mechanical drawings, bill of materials, etc.
  • Develop electrical test jigs for production testing and verification of turnkey PCBAs
  • Design, code, and debug simple software in C, C++, C#, .NET, assembly language, or other selected languages
  • Experience designing and troubleshooting PLCs and FPGAs is a plus
  • Estimate level of effort, evaluate new options of similar technology, offer suggestions to improve processes, and provide comments on some electrical design aspects
  • Work collaboratively and professionally with other Gamma Scientific associates in cross functional teams to achieve goals
  • Apply a sense of urgency, commitment, and focus on the right priorities in developing solutions in a timely fashion
  • Travel to assist with hardware implementation and system integration in the field
  • Perform other duties as necessary

Qualifications

  • 5+ years’ experience designing electrical circuits and PCBs is required
  • Strong background in Engineering and Physics is required
  • Basic knowledge in the fundamentals of spectroradiometer, photometry and colorimetry is desired
  • Experience with light measurement test equipment, electronic laboratory equipment, or commercial display equipment is a plus
  • General PC skills in Windows environment including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be self-motivated and capable of working with minimum supervision

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, other Engineering disciplines, Physics, or Optics