Applications Engineer

Maxim Integrated Products   •  

San Jose, CA

Industry: Manufacturing


Not Specified years

Posted 214 days ago

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Headquartered in the heart of Silicon Valley with over two billion dollars in sales and more than 7,000 employees, Maxim Integrated is a worldwide leader in designing, manufacturing and selling high-performance semiconductor products. We invent highly integrated solutions that make technology seamless. We channel our collective expertise to stretch the limits of technology, understand our customers’ needs, and help our customers get to market faster. We also know that it’s our people who make us a great company so we reward bold thinking, teamwork, personal growth, and community involvement.

Reporting directly to the Director of the Advanced Development Group for Communications Power Business Unit, this candidate will have the ability to define and set deliverables, establish system modeling process flow and achieve desired results, should have demonstrated history in the functions noted below.

    Highly efficient in complex in optical communication and analog and digital system modeling
    Deep understanding of optical signal transmission architectures, design & tradeoffs
    Deep understanding of Matlab modeling environment and system emulation transfer using RF real time scopes, RF AWGs, and other optical components required to emulate entire optical transmission system
    Deep understanding of signal Integrity, electrical channel modeling, optical device modeling and channel modeling.
    Experience with various modulation formats (e.g., single carrier like M-PAM/NRZ, or multi-carrier like OFDM, DMT).
    Experience with optical modulators such as VCSEL, FP, DFB, EML, MZM-Interferometers
    Experience with optical direct detection, coherent detection, and the fundamental digital signal processing DSP algorithms such as polarization de-multiplexing and clock/carrier recovery, is required.
    Proactive, collaborative and creative approach to innovation, technical development and consensus facilitation to influence optimal project results.
    Excellent time and task management, and inter-personal skills.
    Willingness to travel when required.

Minimum Qualifications     

Minimum Requirements

Masters of Science (preferably PhD), in Electrical Engineering or closely related field.

Maxim is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.