Help shape the future of technology at ESI.

If you're looking to make an impact, ESI is the place to consider. We are leaders in innovative technology.

ESI is a pioneer and leading supplier of world-class production laser systems that help its microtechnology customers achieve compelling yield and productivity gains. The company's industry-leading, application-specific products enhance electronic-device performance in three key sectors — semiconductors, passive components and electronic interconnect — by enabling precision fine-tuning of device micro-features in high-volume manufacturing environments. Founded in 1944, ESI is headquartered in Portland, Oregon.

If you are an experienced professional or an individual just beginning your career you'll have the opportunity to spend your working hours on challenging projects that help shape the future of technology. We provide a collaborative work environment where people enjoy what they do.

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Our Mission

Develop, design and deliver lasers, laser-based systems and services that meet or exceed customer needs. 

Our Vision

Be seen by customers as the industry company of choice and premium value leader in laser-based micromachining applications across broad industry markets. 

ESI Principles

We are unique individuals that apply a core set of principles to our passion in working together to solve problems, build relationships, learn, take action and deliver value to our world.

Create Value: Be diligent and disciplined to create value for our stakeholders every day at ESI.

Listen: Actively listen, without judgement, to seek understanding.

Learn & Adapt: Continuallly learn, and apply that learning to what we do.

Be Bold: Have the courage to say what you think and do the right thing now. 

Own It: Be responsible; own your actions and their results.


Join ESI and your learning continues.

Now that you have completed your degree, your learning doesn’t stop. It continues. You will have an opportunity to take what you have gained in school and expand your knowledge by obtaining additional hands-on experience. ESI offers meaningful employment opportunities, career development possibilities and an environment that recognizes and balances personal and professional needs. Whether you're a current student or have graduated in the last 18 months, you may be eligible to be hired through our college recruitment program.


Gain hands-on real-world experience at ESI.

Internships provide both you and ESI an opportunity to get to know each other. An ESI internship will help you gain hands-on real-world experience and develop practical skills that will assist you in your academic and career pursuits. We are looking for ambitious students involved in undergraduate and graduate level programs in engineering or business-related fields. Excellent communication and team-building skills, a former internship and relevant class or work experience are all advantages.


For industries facing material transformation challenges in production,  ESI applies unique process and engineering expertise to deliver a set of laser-based solutions that extend our customers’ processing capabilities beyond the limitations of mechanical.

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