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DiCon Fiberoptics, Inc. / DiCon Lighting
Richmond, CA

Applications Engineer - Microscopy Illumination

Job Description & Responsibilities

Great career opportunity with a rapidly growing company.

LED lighting technology is transforming how we do things everywhere, including the illumination in microscopy. Gone are the old halogen and mercury bulbs (burning hot and toxic) and here are the long lasting LED sources (cool to touch and stable). DiCon's ScopeLED brand has created a line of illuminators for a variety of applications: fluorescent excitation, bright field viewing, industrial inspection, etc. The ScopedLED illuminators are compact and spectrally tunable. It allows users to work more efficiently and produce reliable results.

The ScopeLED brand is actively seeking an Applications Engineer to join its fast growing team and support the expanded customer base. The hired individual will have an opportunity to join an exciting company that offers tremendous opportunities for advancement.

The candidate should have a strong bioscience background and hands on experience with fluorescent microscopy. The individual must also be motivated to take on new challenges, be able to multi-task and work independently. He or she should also possess the charisma to interact with customers professionally and have the ability to communicate technical details clearly and patiently.

Qualifications & Requirements

  • BS or MA Degree in Biology or Bioscience
  • Minimum 1 year of sales or customer service experience in related industries preferred
  • Background or experience in fluorescence microscopy or other related fields
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Great business sense and desire to elevate position in the marketplace
  • Excellent verbal and written communication/networking skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Willing to travel occasionally

About DiCon Lighting

DiCon Lighting, based in the San Francisco Bay and part of DiCon Fiberoptics, Inc., is a vertically integrated LED lighting manufacturer. The company has developed a proprietary LED technology, the Dense Matrix LED ( This platform allows tightly packaged high-brightness LED chips to form a compact, color-tunable, and super-luminous point source. The small footprint produces light that is smoothly mixed and can be shaped with simple optics. With this unique engineering innovation, DiCon has successfully created a number of lighting brands in different markets: Fiilex brand for photography & motion picture (, Kessil brand for horticulture & aquarium (, Cielux brand for architectural (, Fiberlamp brand for fiber optic illumination (, and ScopeLED brand for microscopy (

For more information on DiCon, please visit our corporate websites:
DiCon Fiberoptics, Inc. :
DiCon Lighting :
Cielux Brand :

Interested parties: Please indicate the job code SM-AE and submit your resume in PDF format to

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Please fax, email or send your resume to:
Human Resources
DiCon Fiberoptics, Inc.
1689 Regatta Blvd.,
Richmond, CA 94804

Fax: (510)620-4104