Lumentum (NASDAQ: LITE) is a market-leading manufacturer of innovative optical and photonic products enabling optical networking and commercial laser customers worldwide. Lumentum’s optical components and subsystems are part of virtually every type of telecom, enterprise, and data center network. Lumentum’s commercial lasers enable advanced manufacturing techniques and diverse applications including next-generation 3D sensing capabilities. Lumentum is headquartered in Milpitas, California with R&D, manufacturing, and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.lumentum.com
Lumentum is an Equal Opportunity Employer,EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability
Lumentum’s Commercial Lasers R&D organization is seeking an experienced laser scientist or engineer to work with a team developing new laser technologies. The position entails a range of responsibilities including:
Conception and modeling of new laser designs and frequency-conversion optics
Research, development and evaluation of key components
Performance characterization of lasers, components, and nonlinear stages
Development and documentation of processes
Data analysis, and
Generation and documentation of new IP. The successful candidate will be able to work independently as well as in team environments in either leader or follower roles. S/he will interact closely with optical, electrical, and mechanical engineers and with project managers in a structured and fast-paced R&D environment.
Ph.D. with specialization in physics, optics, or lasers, or equivalent work experience.
Ability and experience with laser modeling, both running commercial tools and building new code.
Hands-on experience with laser systems, preferably including fiber lasers and frequency-conversion stages, as well as with basic optical elements, including lenses, mirrors, polarizers, apertures, and optical filters, as well as basic optical design and system alignment techniques.
Excellent communication skills.
Track record showing initiative and creativity in executing assignments.
Basic understanding of optical fibers and fiber-processing equipment, such as splicers and cleavers
Experience with high-powerlasers.
Milpitas-HQ, CA USA
400 N McCarthy Blvd
Yes, 5 % of the Time
Mar 15, 2017, 2:27:46 PM