Photon Engineering is an industry leader supplying optical engineering software, consulting services, training, support and education to optical/illumination engineers and scientists. We are located in the city center of sunny Tucson, Arizona.


Photon Engineering is looking for leaders that are motivated, self starting individuals for our technical sales and development staff. Successful candidates must work well independently with minimal supervision and with the ability to work collaboratively in groups.


All Photon Engineering jobs offer competitive compensation and benefits.


Photon Engineering is an equal opportunity employer.

Optical Software Developer

Photon Engineering is not actively pursuing candidates to fill this position. Photon Engineering is only interested in reviewing resumes from exceptionally qualified candidates.  Education: BS, MS, PhD in optics, computer science or related field. Proficient with ZEMAX, CODEV, ASAP, FRED or other commercial optical software. Must be fluent in C++ with knowledge of computer graphics, optical algorithms, .NET development, and Microsoft Visual Studio.  Must have excellent writing, presentation, documentation and communication skills.  US citizenship is not a requirement.

Consulting/Support Engineer

Photon Engineering has an immediate opening at its Tucson, AZ, office for a full time consulting/software support engineer.  Duties include working on consulting contracts; preparation of technical proposals, customer briefings, presentations; software technical support including documentation and sample preparation, development of tutorials and special topic short courses, software instruction, participation in development and marketing discussions, etc. Some domestic and international travel will be required. Must have excellent writing, presentation, documentation communication skills. Education: BS, MS, PhD in optics, physics, computer science or related field with 5-10 years experience working in the field of optical engineering.  Knowledgeable in the application of ZEMAX, CODEV, ASAP, LightTools, FRED or other commercial optical software to solve “real world” engineering problems. US citizenship is required.

Submit your resume today to for an opportunity to work with our talented team on today’s exciting optical systems.