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Laser Technician

Xcimer Energy

Xcimer Energy

Denver, CO, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2024
Xcimer Energy leverages decades of research on Inertial Fusion Energy (IFE) combined with groundbreaking new laser architecture. Our mission is to deploy fusion power plants to meet global decarbonization goals as fast as possible. Xcimer has assembled a team of leaders in tough tech, fusion science, and manufacturing with a track record of rapid execution. Supported by leading investors, Xcimer is uniquely positioned to deliver limitless, clean, fusion power to combat climate change. Join us in powering a better world with inertial fusion!
As a Laser Technician, you will apply your skills in optical Assembly and alignment to deliver fusion energy. We are looking for our technicians to apply their technical expertise, problem solving skills, and dedication to quality to positively impact the future of energy!


  • Working with multi-functional teams on projects which may or may not be related to a Laser Technician’s normal scope of experience.
  • Ensure that documented Work Instructions & SOPs are followed and meet all quality requirements.
  • Adhere to cleanroom protocols and safety standards.
  • Assist with the implementation and maintenance of lean manufacturing and 5S activities.
  • Participate in Stand-up meetings and communicate any issues or blockers.
  • Participates in laser safety audits and related activities.


  • The ideal candidate should have an associate’s degree in optics or lasers or 3-5 years of experience working with high-power laser systems.
  • Experience with opto-mechanical assembly and laser alignment.
  • Experience working in a cleanroom and adhering to strict safety standards.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to analyze plan and coordinate work activities.
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills.
  • Excellent time management, organizational skills, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee of granted asylum


  • Experience with start-up companies is a plus.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Xcimer Energy is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to attracting, retaining, and developing a highly qualified, diverse, and dedicated work force. Xcimer Energy hires and promotes people on the basis of their qualifications, performance, and abilities. We support the establishment and maintenance of a workplace that fosters trust, equality, and teamwork, in which all employees recognize and appreciate the diversity of individual team members. We provide all qualified applicants for employment and employees with equal opportunities for hire, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment, regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin/ethnicity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, and/or local law. Xcimer Energy will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws. For more information on “EEO Is the Law,” please see here and here.
Benefits Employee Benefits include: Medical, dental, vision, basic and supplemental life insurance, paid parental leave (must be employed at time of birth or adoption), short and long-term disability, 401(k) with a company match of up to 6%. Paid Time Off: 15 days per year based on weekly scheduled hours, 10 paid sick leave, and 13 company-paid holidays for all regular employees (including part-time), fixed-term, and interns. Equity will be granted to eligible employees. Equity is designed to allow employees to share in company results and success.