Nanosys is leading a revolution in materials technology and products that meet the needs of manufacturers to produce highly differentiated products. We are looking for people who are not only energetic, committed and passionate about what they do, but focused on applying innovation to help industries overcome obstacles through materials architecture.  We have a "roll-up your sleeves" culture that is based upon individual empowerment, mutual respect, integrity and recognition of successes.

Nanosys offers competitive salary with a wide range of benefits including a comprehensive health plan, basic life and AD&D, short and long-term disability insurance, 401(k) savings plan, flexible time off, paid holidays, employee referral program and stock options. We are seeking results-oriented people that are driven to succeed through teamwork, focused on discovery to solve real-world challenges, and passionate about building a new industry.

We invite you to consider the opportunities at Nanosys found to the right.

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Career Postings

We are looking for a talented individual who has successfully managed the transition of a department from a tactical provider of services to a strategic partner capable of supporting the information needs of a fast growing company in a very dynamic environment.  The Director will manage a small team and will require hands-on involvement in all activities and responsibilities of the department. Critical to the experience of the ideal candidate is successful personnel and department management; high level, strategic IT program planning; business performance management (including the development and use of metrics); program analysis and vendor/consultant management.

Nanosys is looking for several Chemical Manufacturing Technicians who will be responsible for supporting the group’s production of quantum dots including performing purifications and synthetic chemistry following standard operating procedures.  Most of the chemistry is done in glove boxes or air-free environments.

Nanosys is looking for an experienced R&D leader to manage a team developing its cadmium-free nanocrystal products used in today’s and tomorrow’s displays.  The candidate will have responsibility for managing a technical team responsible for chemical development of these products.  Objectives include improving optical properties of these products, maintaining baseline performance of the synthesis processes, and transferring products from development to manufacturing.  The candidate should have experience with the chemistry involved in synthesis of core/shell quantum dots or related nanomaterials and their analytical characterization.  Experience with emissive materials for displays is also desirable.

We are looking for an accomplished senior chemical engineer to bring up new equipment and processes to scale up its solution-phase nanocrystal synthesis from lab to pilot scale.  The candidate should have specific experience with liquid chemical process equipment, including pumps, flow and heat calculations, filtration equipment, chemical reactors, etc.