Staff Software Engineer (Engineer Staff, SW Development) – Lumentum Operations LLC – San Jose, CA

Staff Software Engineer

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


Lumentum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disability

Position Description:
Staff Software Engineer of LN Modulators and Optical Components for fiber optics telecommunication applications. The Staff Software Engineer designs test software and algorithm for testing optical components in both module and wafer level. This engineer is responsible to develop sophisticated test software and hardware driver, which requires developing of sizable LabView, TestStand, and Visual Studio programs with HW-SW integration.

In this position you will:
Create test software architecture

Develop test software code by Labview, TestStand, and Visual Studio.NET for hardware driver and test system

Create test algorithm to improve test system efficiency

Document test software and work with version control system

Develop user friendly test software and deploy it to offshore CM manufacturer.

Bachelors in related engineering disciplines with minimum 5+ years of relevant work experience or Master in related engineering disciplines with minimum 3+ years of relevant work experience

3 years minimum experience with Labview or Test Stand, and Visual Studio.NET or VB.Net

3 years minimum experience in writing hardware driver, and familiar with integrate test software with hardware

10% travel is required.

Knowledge of the LN modulators for high bit rate optical communication application is a plus

Ability to lead and contribute in multiple software projects as an individual contributor.

Certified TestStand Architect or Certified LabVIEW Architect is a plus

Team player with strong communication skills; able to effectively work with engineers of other groups.

Primary Location


US-CA-San Jose

Work Locations


San Jose-Auto, CA USA

1750 Automation Parkway

San Jose




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Job Posting


Mar 20, 2017, 10:52:01 AM

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