Skip To Content


Your Global Resource for Optics and Photonics

Optica Careers 

Connect and Grow

The Career Lab is the premier destination for training ranging from soft skills development to cutting edge technical training for our members. Participants have an exclusive opportunity to hear insider perspectives in small and large group settings both in-person and virtual, connect and grow with the optics and photonics community today!   


Recently Posted Careers

The latest industry and academia jobs posted to our career board.

  1. Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (In-vivo Microscopy)
    Posted: Mon, 27 Nov 2023
  2. Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (OCT Image Processing and Machine Learning)
    Posted: Mon, 27 Nov 2023
  3. Photonics Learning Specialist II
    Posted: Mon, 4 Dec 2023
  4. Assistant Professor in Experimental Terahertz Imaging, Communications, & Non-Destructive Evaluation
    Posted: Tue, 5 Dec 2023
Search for Careers
Event | Upcoming

Career Events

Upcoming events and professional development opportunities.

Career Accelerator

21 - 25 January

YMCA of the Rockies - Estes Park Center, Estes Park, Colorado USA

Register Now
Purposeful Executive Leadership Summit London

06 - 08 February

Business Design Centre, London, United Kingdom

Register Now
Level Up

29 February - 03 March

Optica Global Headquarters, Washington, D.C., District of Columbia USA

Register Now


WorkinOptics Career Center is a resource for the optics and photonics community. 


Self Development Webinar Series

Elevate your career with our self-development resources.



Offer Analyzer

Streamline your decision-making with our powerful Offer Analyzer.





Unlock the keys to career success with advice from senior industry professionals. 


Get Involved

Expand your network and discover tailored events!

One Membership. Infinite Possibilities.

Optica connects you and your business to a global network of more than 24,250 members, over 533,000 optics and photonics professionals and more than 345 companies.

Image for keeping the session alive