SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, was founded in 1955 to advance light-based technologies.

Serving more than 264,000 constituents from approximately 166 countries, the not-for-profit society advances emerging technologies through interdisciplinary information exchange, continuing education, publications, patent precedent, and career and professional growth.

SPIE annually organizes and sponsors approximately 25 major technical forums, exhibitions, and education programs in North America, Europe, Asia, and the South Pacific.

In 2017, SPIE provided $4 million in support of education and outreach programs.

SPIE publishes the SPIE Digital Library, containing more than 463,000 research papers from the Proceedings of SPIE and the Society's 10 scholarly journals with around 18,000 new papers added each year, and more than 320 eBooks from the SPIE Press catalog. The SPIE Press publishes print monographs, tutorial texts, Field Guides, and reference books. SPIE also publishes a wide variety of open access content.

Membership includes Fellows and Senior Member programs. The Society has named more than 1,200 SPIE members as Fellows since 1955, and implemented its Senior Member program in 2008.

The SPIE awards program serves to recognize outstanding contributions from individuals throughout the scientific community.

The SPIE international office is located in Bellingham, Washington and the SPIE Europe office is located in Cardiff, Wales.

Jul 10, 2019
Full time
Software Engineer SPIE seeks a full-time software engineer having development experience with the Microsoft Technology Stack. This person will work as a member of a development team to design, develop, and support business systems in support of both internal business processes and web-based organizational activity. A BS in Computer Science and a minimum of 3 years of development experience is required, including knowledge of ASP.NET, MVC, C#, HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3, XML/XSL, Javascript, JQuery, JSON, AJAX, SQL, web services, API integration and Visual Studio. Microsoft Dynamics CRM experience a plus. The successful candidate will have an understanding of best practices for software development, excellent written and verbal communication skills and experience in a fast-paced professional work environment. Compensation includes competitive wage and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, long and short-term disability, life insurance and 403(b). Our workplace offers onsite volleyball and soccer, yoga classes, lunch food trucks, costume contests, picnics, parties & more. Employees may receive discounts on gym memberships, cellphone service, office supplies, zoo tickets, fitness registration fees (5Ks, races, etc.) and many businesses in historical Fairhaven.  Please send a resume and cover letter, indicating how your experience and qualifications match the requirements and why you will be successful in this position to: Email:  Recruiting@spie.org Apply online:  www.spie.jobs Mail:  SPIE Human Resources, P.O. Box 10, Bellingham, WA 98227. All application materials must be received by: 5 p.m. Friday, August 9, 2019. SPIE is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.  SPIE provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.