Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Current Job Openings at Luminate Portfolio Companies

AI / ML Engineer

Oculi

You will work on a variety of tasks ranging from developing our breakthrough technology to designing and developing innovative AI systems that leverage huge data sets to generate and develop algorithms capable of learning and eventually making predictions and imaging solutions that best solve clients’ problems across various industries.

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To apply: Email info@oculi.ai with resume and cover letter.

Applications Engineer (Optics/Image Processing)

Dynocardia

Dynocardia is addressing a 100-year old challenge: the need for an accurate and continuous, non-invasive blood pressure monitor. The Applications Engineer will have a leading role in the design, development, and implementation of novel algorithms and imaging tools for cutting-edge medical applications in the field of blood pressure and other hemodynamic monitoring.

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To apply: Email mohant@dynocardia.care with resume and cover letter.

Business Development – Commercial

Oculi

This is mostly a client-facing position: responsible for defining and executing strategies to introduce Oculi imaging and vision solutions into products in various markets. You will develop scalable and efficient go-to-market strategies to ensure consistent results and exponential growth. You will work with the engineering team to define the product feature set and roadmap, stay on top of industry trends, understand competitor solutions and how to position our differentiation, build and strengthen engagements with customers, represent the customer’s viewpoint in internal discussions, contract negotiation and execution, identify and execute partnerships while identifying products and markets that can best benefit from our solutions. Strong candidate is expected to grow with the company and reach a C-level position quickly.

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To apply: Email info@oculi.ai with resume and cover letter.

Business Development – Govt. Defense

Oculi

You will be responsible for defining and executing strategies for winning and growing the business opportunities with government and/or defense entities. The strong candidate is expected to grow with the company and reach a c-level position to lead a separate business unit focused on government and defense opportunities. You will develop scalable and efficient go-to-market strategies to ensure consistent results and exponential growth. Hiring and mentoring would be a key responsibility. You will work with the engineering team to define the product feature set and roadmap, stay on top of industry trends, understand competitor solutions and how to position our differentiation, build and strengthen engagements with customers, represent the customer’s viewpoint in internal discussions, contract negotiation and execution, identify and execute partnerships while identifying products and markets that can best benefit from our solutions. Initial market focus on automation, robotics, drones, smart munitions and weapons, self-protection systems (any platforms) against drones/ rockets/missiles, and ISR applications where SWaP is a key requirement.

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To apply: Email info@oculi.ai with resume and cover letter.

COO/CBO/CMO

Oculi

This is a founding member level position for Oculi 2.0, a strong candidate is expected to take ownership in as much as possible and as quickly as possible to build the company. For this disruptive start-up, we are expanding our founding team with a successful entrepreneur. This position affords the opportunity to shape an innovative startup spin-out from a leading university. This is a critical role for the success of the venture.

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To apply: Email info@oculi.ai with resume and cover letter.

Engineer

LighTopTech Corp.

LighTopTech is looking for an engineer to design, develop, test and deliver novel features for our imaging platform, and to influence creative solutions that meet not only functional, but also performance, scalability, and reliability requirements.

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To apply: Submit inquiries at lightoptech.com/contact.

Field Application Engineer

Oculi

You will work on a variety of tasks ranging from interacting with our customers/partners to developing and deploying innovative imaging solutions that best solve clients’ problems across various industries. You will regularly meet with customers/partners to grasp the technical challenges of the project, understand its feasibility, shape the requirements, and recommend specific solutions. You will also work closely with the engineering team to implement new features, collect/analyze data, and come up with novel solutions to problems being faced across a variety of industries. This can involve writing embedded software, coding HDL for an FPGA, coming up with and coding demos and contributing to an open source ecosystem. You will learn and develop low level image processing operations through to a full blown perception stack with some machine learning thrown into the mix. Similarly, you will work closely with our customers/partners to ensure proper integration of the solution and complete a successful deployment. Additionally, you will act as an advisor to our customers by providing advice, recommendations, and technical training.

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To apply: Email info@oculi.ai with resume and cover letter.

IC Design Engineer

Oculi

As an IC Design Engineer, you will get the opportunity to engage in Oculi’s leading edge chip design activities which will result in products to be deployed across various industries and geographies. These activities involve the definition, design, verification, and documentation for semiconductor chips based on Oculi’s proprietary architecture that includes the Intellipixel: photo diode, sigma-delta front end, and digital processing & logic.

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To apply: Email info@oculi.ai with resume and cover letter.

IC Engineering Manager

Oculi

Oculi is looking for a strong experienced individual with good technical fundamentals and leadership skills to lead its chip design team. This position is responsible for managing an engineering team across multiple global locations, acting as the primary focal point for the technical team with Oculi’s leadership and customers/partners, managing schedule, budget, and manpower for projects, hiring and mentoring of employees, preparing technical and commercial reports and materials.

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To apply: Email info@oculi.ai with resume and cover letter.

Junior Electrical Engineer

Qunnect

As an electrical engineer in Qunnect, you will design the hardware that controls, monitors, and synchronizes our quantum devices. This position’s primary responsibility is to develop and design digital and analog circuits for a variety of different electronic controls.

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To apply: Contact Qunnect’s CSO, Mehdi Namazi, at Mehdi@quconn.com.

Laboratory Technician

EmGenisys

EmGenisys, Inc, an early-stage, animal ag tech company developing and marketing a SaaS platform to evaluate bovine embryo health, is seeking a Laboratory Technician to test and develop EmGenisys products. This person will collect and analyze data, obtain video data of livestock embryos, test and validate product, maintain records, and collect outcomes. The position will be based in the Central, Southern Tier or Finger Lakes region of New York, USA.

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To apply: Send CV and cover letter to cara@emgenisys.com

Laboratory Technician

Qunnect

As a Laboratory Technician at Qunnect, you will work closely with the scientists and engineers to assist them with various ongoing projects. Most of the projects at Qunnect sit at the intersection of optics, atomic physics, and electronics. You will help the team with setting up new experiments and the day to day operation of ongoing experiments.

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To apply: Contact Qunnect’s CSO, Mehdi Namazi, at Mehdi@quconn.com.

Lead Mechanical Engineer

Labby

Labby is looking for a Lead Mechanical Engineer to join its mobile spectroscopy technology development team. Candidates should be self-starters who bring a positive attitude, integrity, and enthusiasm, and are dedicated to advancing the technological capabilities of the company as it transforms industrial material analysis applications.

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To apply: Contact Labby’s Co-Founder and CEO Julia Somerdin at julia@labbyinc.com

Optical & Fiber-Optic Technician

Layer Metrics

Candidate will have good working knowledge and demonstrable experience of preferably several of: optics, optical components, optics and optical component handling, optical assemblies, dark room, clean room, optical table and field suitable optical equipment and testing environments; fiber-optics, fiber optic components, handling, processing, stripping, cleaving, splicing, polishing, jacketing, connectorising.

Candidate will be comfortable with an open-minded, versatile, management-directed and self-motivated working environment as might be expected in a start-up company. 

Candidate will be comfortable communicating progress updates on a daily basis across all company functions at peer-level, management-level and C-level, in the interests of maximizing efficiencies across the company and in the interest of rapid progression to meet tight deadlines.

To apply: Email resume and cover letter to Dr. Dominic Murphy, CTO, at dom@layermetricsinc.com.

Optical Coating Engineer

SunDensity

SunDensity is seeking to hire a full-time optical coating engineer with experience working with magnetron sputtering, E-beam and thermal evaporation to create optical coatings with multi-layered stack of TiO2/SiO2/Si/ along with thin metal layer Cu. Al, AZO. Ag, also with experience of spin-coating nano-particles, masking for lithographic nano-cavities or even laser ablation and FIB for creating nano-structures on the thin metal coating. The coating engineer should also have experience in metrology to measure thickness, transmission, reflectance on spectrophotometer, taking SEM and TEM micrographs.

Work experience minimum two to five years is required with a BS or MS degree in optics, photonics, or related fields. The position will start immediately with full-time or part-time options, with benefits and pay commensurate with the experience at the market rates.

SunDensity Inc. is an award-winning fast growth photonic smart coating company located in Rochester, NY.  The company has recently received significant funding to create a photonic smart coating line and scale-up the operations for manufacturing. 

To apply: Please send your resumes and cover letter to Kevin Debasitis at kevin@sundensity.net.

Optical Coating Lab Technician

SunDensity

SunDensity is seeking to hire an optical coating lab technician to work directly with operational and technical staff, supporting labs and partners to operate and maintain optical lab equipment, execute coating experiments, conduct metrology, and manage lab supplies.

SunDensity Inc. is an award-winning fast growth photonic smart coating company located in Rochester, NY.  The company has recently received significant funding to create a photonic smart coating line and scale-up the operations for manufacturing.

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To apply: Please send your resumes and cover letter to Greg Gresock at gregory@sundensity.net.

Product Engineering Manager

Oculi

Oculi is looking for a strong experienced individual with good technical fundamentals and leadership skills to lead its integrated circuits or ASIC design team. This position is responsible for managing an engineering team across multiple global locations, acting as the primary focal point for the technical team with Oculi’s leadership and customers/partners, managing schedule, budget, and man power for projects, hiring and mentoring of employees, preparing technical and commercial reports and materials, and assist with sales and new business development.

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To apply: Email info@oculi.ai with resume and cover letter.

Research Associate

EmGenisys

EmGenisys, Inc, an early-stage, animal ag tech company developing and marketing a SaaS platform to evaluate bovine embryo health, is seeking a Research Associate to serve as a field-based researcher to collaborate with veterinarians, dairy producers, breed associations and the Company. This person will develop and test EmGenisys products and assist other scientific studies. The role is dual laboratory and field research as EmGenisys is committed to creating affordable and practical solutions to optimize beef and dairy production. The position will be based in the Central, Southern Tier or Finger Lakes region of New York, USA.

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To apply: Send CV and cover letter to cara@emgenisys.com

Sales & Marketing Professional

Layer Metrics

Candidate will be comfortable learning and developing: Marketing Copy; Product Descriptions; Employee Bios; Technical documentation; Company sales and social videos; Customer videos and content; training and documentation; Products and services sell sheets; Internal and sales templates in  PowerPoint and Word formats; Product image; Customer collaboration; Tradeshow booth layout and design; Pitch deck; Website; Blog posts; Social media posts; Email marketing templates and campaigns; Brand styling

Candidate will be comfortable with an open-minded, versatile, management-directed and self-motivated working environment as might be expected in a start-up company. 

Candidate will be comfortable communicating progress updates on a daily basis across all company functions at peer-level, management-level and C-level, in the interests of maximizing efficiencies across the company and in the interest of rapid progression to meet tight deadlines.

To apply: Email resume and cover letter to Dr. Dominic Murphy, CTO, at dom@layermetricsinc.com.

Software & CAD

Layer Metrics

Candidate will have good working knowledge and demonstrable experience across software programming and development tools including SolidWorks; LabView; Matlab; C-based languages; and others.

Candidate will be comfortable working in a dynamic, flexible, fast-paced environment with an open-minded, versatile, management-directed and self-motivated perspective as might be expected in a start-up company. 

Candidate will be comfortable communicating progress updates on a daily basis across all company functions at peer-level, management-level and C-level, in the interests of maximizing efficiencies across the company and in the interest of rapid progression to meet tight deadlines.

To apply: Email resume and cover letter to Dr. Dominic Murphy, CTO, at dom@layermetricsinc.com.

Software Engineer

Circle Optics

Circle Optics is seeking an experienced Software Engineer for design and development of imaging, camera control, and UI software solutions. On-site presence required as needed with remote possibilities.

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To apply: Email a recent resume and cover letter to admin@circleoptics.com.

Synthetic Organic Chemist

Andluca

Andluca is seeking a Synthetic Organic Chemist with experience researching and developing molecular semiconductors for optoelectronic thin-film technologies, or in a related field such as drug development. You will work within a team of scientists and engineers to rapidly establish structure-property relationships between candidate materials and optoelectronic behavior. This role is full-time and based in Rochester.

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To apply: Send a resume and note to careers@andluca.com or apply directly via the LinkedIn posting here.

Veterinary Technician

EmGenisys

EmGenisys, Inc, an early-stage, animal ag tech company developing and marketing a SaaS platform to evaluate bovine embryo health, is seeking a Veterinary Technician to serve as a Research Associate to collaborate with veterinarians, dairy producers, breed associations and the Company. This person will build and foster relationships with members in the agricultural community, perform laboratory analysis of bovine embryos, collect data, and test EmGenisys products. The position will be based in the Central, Southern Tier or Finger Lakes region of New York, USA.

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To apply: Send CV and cover letter to cara@emgenisys.com.