Company: CST of America
Location: San Mateo, CA
Position Type: Full Time
Experience: See below for details
Education: See below for details
CST of America seeks Principal Engineer in San Mateo CA. Provide advanced technical support in application of software tools for simulation of electromagnetic fields and related microwave/RF, optical/photonics and thermal/electromechanical problems; serve as technical expert in electromagnetic field simulation applied to Optics/Photonics design/analysis including optical waveguides, integrated photonic devices, optical storage devices and optical components such as couplers/filters/splitters; technical resource for electromagnetic modeling of Optical/Photonic applications using numerical techniques including Finite Integration Technique, Finite Element Method, Eigenmode Expansion, Transmission-Line Matrix Method; provide inputs/requirements to product planning/market area, especially technology related to Optics/Photonics; develop software code/macros to improve modeling efficiency and post-process simulation output data; technical account management for key customers; develop product training materials. Reqs: Masters in Electrical or Communications Engg with concentration in 3D electromagnetic simulation of optical and photonic devices and related materials; 8 yrs in 3D electromagnetic simulation of high frequency and optical applications and 5 yrs in customer-facing technical support-exp can be gained concurrently (in alternative will accept PhD in Electrical or Communications Engg, 5 yrs in 3D electromagnetic simulation of high frequency and optical applications, and 3 yrs in customer-facing technical support); in depth knowledge in numerical and simulation techniques particularly for electromagnetic and multi-physics analysis, analyzing results of simulation to meet end-user requirement, product testing and benchmarking, and developing software code and macros. Submit resume by email to
firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject header “PRINCIPAL ENGINEER (SM 1702)”.