Senior Device Engineer – Laser – Mellanox Technologies

This is an opportunity for a Senior Laser Device Engineer to join a highly dynamic team working on silicon photonic integration in Monterey Park, CA.

– Development of hybrid laser solutions for data-com applications

– Leading technology and product development activities

– Co-ordination of efforts across a multi-disciplinary group and managing work at sub-contractors or suppliers

– Development of test and analysis tools

– Manage and lead technical teams and projects


– Detailed knowledge of active opto-electronic devices such as lasers and modulators in III/V material system

– In depth understanding of solid state physics, S/C material properties and device physics

– Capability to set up physical models for novel laser systems based on external cavities.

– Knowledge of associated fabrication processes for III/V active devices

– Knowledge of laser epitaxial design is a plus

– Test, characterization and analysis of such devices

– Problem solving and critical thinking

– Design of experiments and statistical data analysis

– Experience of product development and transfer to manufacturing

– Demonstrated project management experience

– Manage and develop teams

General requirements

– Ph.D. degree or highly relevant scientific experience in s/c lasers or a Minimum of 5 years industrial experience

– Excellent communication and team working skills

– Proven ability to work in a fast-paced work environment with minimal supervision

– Proven ability to deliver results under tight deadlines

– Enthusiasm for new challenges, hard working and flexibility