Physicist – Research & Development Team [Entry Level ]


Are you looking for a chance to be part of a great organization where we take pride in creating innovative products that make the world a better place?  We’re offering new graduates the opportunity to gain relevant, real-world experience through challenging positions now available with our dynamic, growing company. 

The CompanyBased in Sydney, Cape Breton, Advanced Glazings Ltd. creates leading-edge technologies that bring natural daylight and insane insulation values into buildings, improving the quality, aesthetics and energy efficiency of indoor spaces.   Founded in 1995, we are leaders in the industry, with an installed base of over 1700 projects installed across North America, Europe and the Middle East.  Some of our projects include, Toronto Raptors practice facility, Gerald Ford International Airport, Save on Foods, Toronto Zoo, Northwestern University, Washington University School of Medicine, Kuwait University, Sacramento Kings Arena, Virginia Museum of Fine Art, Smithsonian Institute to name a few.   At Advanced Glazings Ltd. we are passionate about our community, what we do, working together with our customers to create exceptional buildings and working environments.

The PositionThis position is ideal for an individual who has a strong orientation towards hands-on experimentation and development and with a natural bias towards “just doing”.   The successful candidate will join our R&D team undertaking hands-on experimental research and development relating to our unique light-redirecting and highly insulating glazing products.   These are used for natural lighting in buildings.  You will be involved in a broad variety of work, ranging from measurement of optical and thermal properties, development of new materials and products, as well as innovations on our manufacturing processes and equipment, optics.  

Educational RequirementSuccessful candidate will possess a B.Sc. Degree in Physics

Personal Attributes:

-Creativity, and  work ethic.

-Technical curiosity and a passion for hands-on experimentation.

-A self- starter looking for a contributing role.

-A desire to get things done and a healthy dislike for bureaucracy

 Salary will be commensurate to education and experience.

 Advanced Glazings Ltd. offers a comprehensive health and benefit plan.