Kent Optronics

Kent Optronics, Inc. welcomes talented individuals to our family to make contributions for the company growth.


Currently, we have openings for optical and electronics engineers.

Optical Engineer

Job Description:

  • Responsible for the development of technology and products.
  • Working on projects from the concept development stage to the product delivery stage.
  • Playing a primary role in implementing designs to meet the technology specs and customer needs.
  • Responsible for the technical project management.
  • Submitting proposals that are in response to the DoD Program.
  • Assisting in the development of the company's new business ventures.


  • M.S./Ph.D in optical engineering or Physics.
  • 3+ years in industry experience in EO component and system design;
  • Strong experience in developing technology and concept proposals
  • Strong skills in optical phased array (OPA) and/or liquid crystal optical phased array (LC-OPA), optical beam steering device, computer controlling software, and electronics are desired.
  • Knowledge of liquid crystal materials, optical polymers, and display is a plus.
  • Strong background in theory and hands on hardware and lab experience a plus.
  • Good communication and writing skills.
  • U.S. citizen or green card holder is preferred.

This is a full-time, permanent position. To apply please send resume to

Electronics Engineer

Job description:

  • Perform research and development on electronic applications for the optical beam steering (BSD) control system.
  • Design and develop electronic control unit for tunable filter system with automatic temperature feedback loop.
  • Develop computer-controlled driver for liquid crystal display.
  • Develop control electronics and algorithms for multi-spectral scene projector.
  • Develop electronics and software with 32, 64, 128 channels independent controls.
  • Develop data acquisition and spectrum analysis software.
  • Assist in other projects that may require computer and electronics related skills and create new technologies and submit proposals for seeking funding and/or cooperation from government and private companies.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in electrical engineering, or a related engineering field.
  • One year prior experience in job offered or electronic engineering related occupation.

This is a full-time, permanent position. To apply please send resume to