Senior Silicon Photonics Design/Validation Engineer – Inphi Corporation – Santa Clara, CA

Senior Silicon Photonics Design/Validation Engineer
Inphi Corporation
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Senior Silicon Photonics Design/ Validation Engineer

The successful candidate will be part of a development team, for the design through manufacturing, of Silicon optical components. Responsibiliti es include the design of integrated photonic components, development of fabrication processes, implementation of processes through a foundry, and testing and characterization of the resulting components to verify performance.

General Requirements:

  • A strong understanding of optical component design, fabrication and test.
  • Good background in semiconductor optical devices such as laser, detectors, modulators and other integrated waveguide devices.
  • Use of optical and electronic modeling and simulation software to design electro-optical devices, and generate GDS level mask data for device fabrication.
  • Familiarity or direct experience in the standard Si/CMOS /MEMS process technologies required for fabrication and integration of electrical and optical devices.
  • Familiarity and direct experience in device characterization and testing as required in the development environment. High speed testing background is preferred.
  • Familiarity with optical components testing protocols including equipment setup, algor ithms and sensitivity analysis.
  • Ability to work in an integrated team environment.
  • Ability to work with a large body of data and the necessary statistical analysis tools, and the ability to present the data and ideas to a diverse audience.

Education and Experience:
Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Photonics or a related discipline with emphasis in high speed optical components or equivalently those with an M.S./ M.Eng . will also be considered. Industrial experience is desirable.

Singapore or Santa Clara

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