Prime Photonics is a company focused on bringing innovative products to the marketplace while closely adhering to our Guiding Principles of Integrity, Commitment to Stakeholders and Performance. No matter the role, members of our team are continually presented with opportunities to learn, opportunities to grow and opportunities to truly make a difference.

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Current Openings:

  • Applications Engineer
    We are looking for an Applications Engineer to join our Products and Engineering team. The Applications Engineer will support both new product development and business development activities at Prime. The ideal applicant should have excellent communication and project management skills, have experience with sensors and data acquisition instrumentation, be mechanically inclined, and enjoy working on teams. Application areas include gas turbine test and measurement, rotating equipment diagnostics and condition monitoring, torsional vibration and torque measurements, and turbomachinery health monitoring.

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  • Manufacturing Manager
    We have an immediate opening for a hands-on Manufacturing Manager at our Blacksburg, VA, facility to oversee Prime Photonics manufacturing and quality functions.

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  • Mechanical Engineer – Rotating Equipment
    We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer with rotating equipment design or analysis experience to join our team and assist us with the development of products and applications relating to gas turbine rotor blade vibration monitoring, shaft torsional vibration and torque sensing and related rotating equipment test, diagnostic and condition monitoring applications.

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Prime Photonics is an EEOC employer. Benefits include Medical, Dental, 401K, FSA/HSA, LT Disability. Due to US Government contracting requirements, US citizenship is necessary for most positions. Please send applications to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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