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Optalysys is a Yorkshire based startup, creating systems based on revolutionary optical processing technology.  This technology enables a significant increase in processing speed for specific tasks such as Big Data Analysis whilst using a fraction of the energy compared to traditional high-performance computers.

We are seeking highly motivated, intelligent individuals capable of making a big impact within a small, dynamic and engaging entrepreneurial team.  If you are that person please get in touch!

We are currently hiring for the following roles:

Role Location Status
Research and Development Engineer Yorkshire, UK Open
Business Development Manager Flexible, UK Open
Senior Software Engineer Reno, NV, USA Open
Software Engineer Reno, NV, USA Open
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New Opening: Research and Development Engineer
Optalysys is seeking a talented and enthusiastic research and development engineer to join this pioneering team.
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Bioinformatician joins Optalysys team

Optalysys welcomes bioinformatician Dr William Rowe to the team.  William will focus on the applications for Optalysys’s first commercial product which uses optical processing technology to perform genetic sequence alignment (see Project GENESYS for more information). William holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering from UMIST; examining the potential of surfactants and other multiphase materials in the […]

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December 2016 Newsletter

Welcome to the Optalysys December 2016 Newsletter – your regular update on the latest developments in optical computing.  In this edition we cover our participation at supercomputing conference SC16 in Salt Lake City, UT, USA, an announcement that we have been accepted to present a demonstration at the bioinformatics conference AGBT in February 2017 in Miami, FL, USA, […]

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Optalysys welcomes new Administrative Assistant

Millie Harrison has joined the Optalysys team as Administration Assistant.  She studied at Minsthorpe Community College (a specialist Science College) and went on to complete an apprenticeship in level 2 Business and Administration from 2014 to 2016 with a publishing company, where she was offered a permanent position. Millie’s ambition is to always achieve high standards […]

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