Photonic Integrated Circuit Design Engineer
+ World leading Integrated Photonics company
+ Northampton - Relocation assistance available
+ Negotiable around £60,000 + Pension, Medical
PIC Design Engineer: You will be developing world-leading optical components for use in ultra-high data rate systems for cloud data centre, 5G mobile and coherent telecommunications optical fibre networks.
You will be involved with:
Product development of new and improved photonic devices and photonic integrated circuits (PICs), for coherent detection and direct detection systems above 100 Gb/s.
Research and development of photonic III-V semiconductor device technologies, design methodologies, fabrication techniques and systems applications
PIC device design & modelling (optical waveguides, semiconductor materials and physics, RF, and others), followed by experimental characterisation and performance investigation
A global manufacturer of high tech electronic components whose use touches many areas of our lives. They have a strong focus on research and development and have been at the forefront of their market for over three decades.
Specific experience of work in optics, optoelectronics, semiconductor technology, solid state physics, electronics or telecommunications.
PhD in physics, electronic, electrical engineering or a related discipline
Ability to use scientific and engineering reasoning in a wide range of situations
Specialized knowledge and skills in relevant areas (e.g. semiconductor device physics, design, testing, electronic design, software development).
Specific relevant areas of previous experience include semiconductor materials and devices, semiconductor lasers, semiconductor optical amplifiers (SOA), optical modulators, detectors, photonic integrated circuits (PIC), PIC design software, microwave/millimeter-wave RF, and 10/40/100G circuitry.
Optoelectronic component/wafer processing (desirable)
Knowledge of III-V wafer processing techniques (desirable)
Private Healthcare, Holiday Purchase, Pension contributions matched + 3%, income protection, relocation package
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