Creative Microsystems


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Working at Creative Micro

Creative Microsystems is a leading edge R&D, fabrication, and production company nestled in the scenic heart of Vermont. We have rural roots, and global reach. Working with clients from around the world in private and public sectors, CMC has made a name for itself with inventive solutions and quality results. We pride ourselves on having a diverse team with big capabilities, all while enjoying the incredible Vermont scenery and quality of life. We are always looking for creative and talented individuals, so please peruse our current openings below, and if you think are a great fit, we’d love to hear from you.


Our small teams are talented, nimble, and work in close collaboration with each other. We are truly interdisciplinary and have experimentation built into our bones. And our small team has produced projects from one of a kind prototypes to multi-million dollar production contracts.


Led by inventors and innovators, Creative Microsystems does not let a small footprint stop us from leading the field in technology. We have great talent and modern facilities that keep us ahead of the competition.



Tired of hectic, expensive city life? The Mad River valley is a bright jewel in the already beautiful state of Vermont. Nestled in the heart of the state, it has two world-class ski resorts minutes away, the friendliest neighbors in the state and is a short drive from our state capital and cultural hub of Burlington, VT.

Asa Alger
Senior Optical Design Engineer

Create with Us

CMC is looking for highly motivated, out-of-the-box thinking individuals to join our unique team. Our expertise in electro-optics, lasers, micro-lithography, exotic materials, material science, microelectronics and biology allows us to apply multi-disciplinary approaches to solving problems that often result in unique, technologically significant solutions.

This position is for a optical design engineer with experience in rapid development, test and integration, and unconventional problem solving. Demonstrated success with complex designs that were rapidly developed is a plus. This position will assist in the development of advanced optical display and imaging systems.

We encourage applicants to include descriptions of personal projects and efforts that demonstrate these capabilities outside of the workplace as well.

*Current US Citizenship Required (We cannot sponsor)

Your Qualifications

  • Masters or PhD Degree and 4+ years of experience

  • BS with 10+ years of experience

  • Focus on imaging systems, lens design, modeling, microscopy, lithography, diffractive optics & lasers

  • Extensive experience in: holographic / diffractive optics, LEDs, lasers, imaging systems, involving the entire optical spectrum.

  • Proficiency in optical modeling software (ZEMAX or OSLO)

  • Proficiency in RCWA technique

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Asa Alger