Change the world. Illuminate the Future.

Imagine starting each day ready to support the innovators, scientists, researchers and industry leaders driving the world towards a greener, more connected future. At Optica, our employees know they are making a difference supporting this crucial collaboration.

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What is the Optica Team like?

Optica is an equal opportunity employer with a diverse staff supporting a global constituency of over 488,000 scientists, researchers, innovators, industry leaders and more. We're all united by Optica's committment to diversity, and mission.

We're proud to have a diverse, talented group of teammates who bring a wide variety of experiences, backgrounds and knowledge to our critical work.

More about Optica's Mission
More about Optica's commitment to diversity & inclusion

Health Benefits
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
Work-Life Balance
  • Shorter standard work week (37.5 Hours)
  • Paid Holidays & Vacation, including a week off between Christmas and New Years
  • Discounted membership to Washington Sports Club
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Transportation or Parking Subsidy
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Defined Contribution 403b Plan
  • Employer Contribution
  • Competitive Salary
  • Paid Leave
  • Voluntary Supplemental Life and Accidental Death Insurance
  • Disability income (short and long term)
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Wellness program including free on-site exercise classes
  • Variety of Optica -hosted volunteer and community service activities

Current Openings

Optica's Global Headquarters - Jarus W. Quinn Building

Located in the heart of historic Dupont Circle, Optica's headquarters is within walking distance of the Dupont Circle Metro station and Farrugut West.

More about our headquarters.