2024 1st quarter RA client presentation

1st Quarter 2024, Optics/Photonics Talent Acquisition Landscape. Rudzinsky Associates is a value adding partner to its clients. Connect with us at Photonics West 2024. 2024 1st quarter RA client presentation

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Candidates life situation necessitates geographic / career change.

The Situation Candidates, for a variety of family, personal reasons need to, or want to relocate to a different location. The Challenges Differing cost of living in different areas, kids in school, a spouse or significant other’s current position, a house to sell, an apartment lease to break. RA Actions/Results A laser scientist on the…

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Candidate: Technology Leader seeks greater level of responsibility.

The Situation Technology Leader / Sr Manager / Project Manager, seeks an opportunity to rise to the Director, VP level, Engineering Manager level. The Challenges As you climb levels of increasing responsibility in any organization, there are fewer opportunities for leadership and Sr. leadership roles.  RA is adept at coaching candidates, positioning them, their backgrounds,…

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Candidate: Transition from Academia to Industry, and transition to a more business-oriented role

The Situation A PhD Scientist in Academia/Research is seeking an Industrial opportunity.  Another candidate is working in industry as an engineer/scientist, and would like a more business driven, “front facing” role. The Challenges Many organizations are initially hesitant to hire unproven technology professionals coming from academia into industrial roles.  Other organizations don’t like to lose…

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Clients Optical Sales Leader EMEA, Western US Sales Mgr, Instrumentation

The Situation A US based Optics component, sub assembly manufacturer wanted to move away from a distributor sales model in EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) to a direct sales model. A Western European Optical test instrumentation manufacturer needed a US based Sales Manager for N. Calif and the semiconductor equipment market. The Challenges For an…

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Photonics west 2024 conference: What you need to know.

The Photonics West Conference is the premier event for professionals in the optics and photonics industries. Held annually, this conference brings together experts, researchers, and industry leaders from around the globe to discuss the latest trends and advancements in these fields. As a recruiting firm specializing in optics and photonics, we understand the importance of…

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Exploring the Latest Trends in Optical Engineering

Exploring the Latest Trends in Optical Engineering

I. The Rise of Nanophotonics: Revolutionizing Optical Engineering Nanophotonics, the study and manipulation of light on the nanometer scale, is one of the most exciting trends in optical engineering today. By leveraging the unique properties of nanoscale structures, researchers and engineers are able to design and fabricate optical devices with unprecedented functionality and performance. From…

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Start up / Emerging Optics/Photonics client seeks VP Engineering / CTO – Client

The Situation An Optical / Photonics Incubator established company, financed by early, angel, seed investment, is seeking a VP Engineering to help progress its demonstrated technology through the development cycle to working prototype product.  An established, but highly secretive Engineering services Client in the Bay Area is seeking a scientist to do energy related optical…

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