Less than 5 years
Posted 8 days ago
The position is responsible for developing semiconductor optoelectronic devices including laser diodes, DFB lasers, semiconductor optical amplifiers (SOAs), , gain chips, and SLDs, , from proof-of-concept prototype all the way through final manufacturing design documentation.
Familiarity with existing commercial photonic software tools is expected, as well as the ability to develop software models to simulate the performance of new designs. This person will collaborate with epitaxial growth, device fabrication and test engineering to design for manufacturability and drive the chip development process and innovate further advances in device performance and continuous improvement in yield. Furthermore, this person is expected to propose new product ideas, work with marketing team to develop a business case to support new product introduction.
The senior semiconductor laser engineer is also expected to provide engineering support for all aspects of assigned product line to ensure functionality, quality, cost and schedule.
Essential Job Functions include the following, but are not limited to:
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