NUBURU® Inc. brought our first lasers to market in 2017. Since then, the NUBURU blue wavelength, high-brightness design has proven to be a superior materials processing tool for many metal fabrication, manufacturing, and 3D printing applications. NUBURU second-generation lasers are already expanding their presence in the growing $4 billion laser materials processing market.

We’re looking for talented individuals to maintain and accelerate our pace of innovation, and establish NUBURU as the preeminent solution for applications in energy storage, e-mobility, and consumer electronics fabrication. If you’re prepared to be an active contributor in our dynamic, team-focused startup environment, join our team. We offer excellent benefits, along with the satisfaction of contributing to the development of our game-changing technology.

Please send your letter of interest and resumé to

Laser Technician (1st & 2nd Shift Openings)

General Job Description

NUBURU Inc. is looking for a highly motivated Laser technician to join our Production team and work with the next generation of industrial laser systems. The technician will be part of a dynamic team and work to meet Customer demand for cutting-edge laser systems. The ideal candidate for this position will possess the following skills:

  • Experience with opto-mechanical assembly and laser alignment
  • Experience in the assembly of high tolerance, complex opto-mechanical products
  • Experience with manufacturing, Lean, Six Signa & statistical process control (SPC)
  • Hands-on experience with Shop Floor Control systems, Kan Ban, Inventory control
  • Start-up experience is an asset
  • Ability to work unsupervised and effectively in a team environment
  • Good time management, organizational, written & verbal communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail

Key responsibilities related to this position are as follows:

  • Build and test components, sub-assemblies and finished laser systems
  • Work with Production Lead to manage Work Order assignment to ensure production schedules are met
  • Follow Work Instructions & SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures)
  • Adhere to all Cleanroom Protocol and safety procedures
  • Perform inventory of production components and supplies as required
  • Escalate issues or concerns about quality, processes, equipment, materials
  • Work with support staff to resolve issues impacting Operations
  • Update production KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) as required
  • Identify and support continuous improvement efforts
  • Assist with implementation and sustaining lean manufacturing and 5S activities
  • Follow policies and procedures and detailed in Nuburu’s Quality Systems
  • Participate in daily SOS/EOS meetings and communicate progress and updates
  • Work with Mfg. Engineering on tool calibration and equipment maintenance
  • Participate in Safety Audits and related events
  • Participate in team 8D problem solving sessions

Preferred credentials and experience

  • An Associate degree in Optics or Lasers or equivalent industrial experience
  • 1 to 3 years’ experience manufacturing in two or more for of the following areas: high power lasers, fiber or semiconductor lasers, optical sub-systems

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.