Senior PIC Design Engineer - Acacia

  • Location:
    Holmdel, New Jersey, US
  • Alternate Location
    Global Remote Until Return to Office
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Hardware
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center
  • Job Id

Acacia Communications, a leader in disruptive optical and coherent technology, is looking for a Senior PIC Engineer with a track record of innovation in photonic integrated devices and related subsystems.  This person must have a deep knowledge of PICs. This includes hands on knowledge of optical waveguides, modulators, photodetectors, and knowledge of the device fabrication processes.

Key Essential Functions

  • Modeling of photonic devices
  • Designing and layout of complex photonic integrated circuits
  • Testing of photonic devices and subsystems, and data analysis & report
  • Developing and executing simulations of PICs

Other Duties

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications, Experience, Skills, Education and Certifications

  • PhD degree in engineering or physics with a minimum of 2 years of practical related experience in production environment
  • Deep understanding of the physics of optics / photonics
  • Hands on experience with optical and electrical characterization and data analysis
  • Knowledgeable in both simulating and testing PICs in the lab
  • Experience in device design and layout
  • Proficient in computer programming languages such as C, MATLAB, and Python

Other Considerations/Qualifications

  • Experience with PIC design
  • Experience with semiconductor laser a plus
  • Understanding of the fabrication process of photonic integration

Special Physical/Travel Requirements

  • None

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.