3DS Ops Program Manager (Engineering Program Mgr) – Lumentum Operations LLC – San Jose, CA

3DS Program Manager

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

Job Description

We are a world technology leader, and our employees are part of an elite, innovative, success-driven team operating in a fast-moving, collaborative work environment to solve real-world problems. We are seeking a bright 3DS Program Manager to join our talented team in our San Jose Fab.

In this position you will:
Lead multi-disciplinary cross-functional team as Ops program manager for high-volume manufacturing (10-100+ M units/yr) of low-cost optical components to be transferred to contract manufacturer

Propose and lead Foundry and Contract Manufacturer (CM) wafer and assembly (particularly in Asia)

Develop and manage project schedules with engineering teams and communicate project status (Technical and Programmatic) to stakeholders, upper management and customers

Works closely with project team members on DFM, design freeze,

Identify risks, develop mitigation strategies, and facilitate conflict resolution


>5 years of experience leading projects driving transition of R&D prototypes to volume manufacturing

Proven hands-on product development and project management skills

Knowledge of Foundry and Contract Manufacturer (CM) assembly/equipment capabilities (particularly in Asia)

Background in high volume (10-100M/units per yr) R&D and manufacturing of low-cost components (< ~ $1/unit)

Familiarity with photonics, semiconductor laser diodes, VCSELs, LEDs or ICs

Strong decision-making ability to troubleshoot problems and bring resolution

Comprehensive knowledge of product life cycle, processes and tools for project planning

Excellent written and oral communication skills,

strong team player, self-starter and detail-oriented

Experience in conceptual design, vendor interaction, package prototyping, testing, and performance characterization

Experience with high-volume, low-cost laser diode packaging for consumer applications is desirable

Familiar with six-sigma techniques, e.g., design for manufacturability/reliability (DFx), SPC and ISO9001 certification is preferred

Comfortable and effective interfacing directly with customers

Education should be MS or PhD in optical, electrical, physical engineering or equivalent with 10+ years of experience in optoelectronics, Si IC or magnetic-storage industry

US citizenship or permanent residency allows greater program flexibility

Mandarin language skills are highly desired

Primary Location


US-CA-San Jose

Work Locations


San Jose-Rose, CA USA

80 Rose Orchard Way

San Jose




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Team Leader



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Job Posting


May 3, 2017, 5:57:40 AM

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