Advanced Applications Group LLC Electrical Engineer - Photonics and Electronics Specialist Reston, VA · Full time

AAG LLC seeking a talented Electrical Engineer with a specialization in Photonics and Electronics to join our team in support of our Government Client in Reston, VA.


Position: Electrical Engineer - Photonics and Electronics Specialist

Location: Reston, VA

Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with Polygraph Required

Advanced Applications Group LLC (AAG) is currently seeking a talented Electrical Engineer with a specialization in Photonics and Electronics to join our team in support of our Government Client in Reston, VA. This role is ideal for a professional who is passionate about advancing the fields of photonics and electronics and applying their expertise to critical government projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and test advanced photonic and electronic systems and components.
  • Conduct research and experimentation to advance the state of the art in photonics and electronics.
  • Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to integrate photonic and electronic technologies into broader systems.
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance on photonics and electronics in the development of complex projects.
  • Stay updated on emerging technologies and advancements in the fields of photonics and electronics.
  • Document technical findings, prepare reports, and present research outcomes to stakeholders and team members.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant safety and quality standards.


  • Proven experience as an Electrical Engineer with a focus on photonics and electronics.
  • Strong theoretical and practical knowledge of photonic and electronic systems.
  • Experience in designing, testing, and troubleshooting complex electronic circuits and photonic devices.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with interdisciplinary teams on complex projects.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance is mandatory.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Photonics, or a related technical field.
  • Experience working on government contracts or projects related to national security.
  • Published research or significant contributions to the field of photonics and electronics.

Why Join AAG?

Joining AAG provides an opportunity to be part of a team that values innovation and expertise in advanced technology fields. We offer a dynamic work environment where your contributions to photonics and electronics are recognized and valued. Our competitive compensation and benefits package reflects our commitment to our team members and their professional growth.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

AAG is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees and ensure fair and equitable employment practices based on qualifications, merit, and business need.

Qualified candidates with the necessary clearance and expertise in photonics and electronics are encouraged to apply. Please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your experience and qualifications for this specialized role. We look forward to the potential of having you join our team and contribute to our impactful projects.