NPI Transceiver Support Software Engineer (Engineer Staff, SW Development) – Lumentum Operations LLC – Milpitas, CA

NPI Transceiver Support 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

Job Description

We’re seeking an insightful, high-energy Software Engineer to contribute to our R&D team’s custom C# software platform. Our developers use current tools and technologies such as WPF and multithreading to support diverse requirements spanning early product design through manufacturing operations and customer evaluation kits. Our focus is to maximize equipment utilization, architect reusable and scalable platform tools, and provide faster and more accurate product calibration and test. Specific responsibilities include working with design engineers to deliver leading edge new products, automate product manufacturing to transfer to the operations team, and customize our products to customers’ specifications.

In this position you will:
Create test algorithms for testing our transceiver products

Support manufacturing test

Provide cross functional support


BSEE, BSCE, or equivalent with 5 years of experience or PhD with up to 2 years’ experience.

Must be proficient in complex object oriented design and multithreading.

Must be proficient with one of the following languages: C#, Visual Basic, Java, or C++.

Must have a working knowledge of embedded systems and electronic measurement and debug.

Experience with fiber optic devices and instrumentation are highly preferred.

Experience reading PCB schematics is a plus.

Oscilloscope experience is also desired.

Primary Location



Work Locations


Milpitas-HQ, CA USA

400 N McCarthy Blvd





Development Engineer







Employee Status



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Job Level


Individual Contributor



Yes, 5 % of the Time

Job Posting


May 4, 2017, 1:49:20 PM

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