Silicon Photonics DVT - Device Validation and Test - Acacia
Location:Holmdel, New Jersey, US
Area of InterestEngineer - Hardware
Compensation Range125300 USD - 186800 USD
Technology InterestCloud and Data Center
Acacia designs intelligent transceivers using sophisticated signal processing and photonic integration for the 100G, 400G and 1T bit speed fiber optic transmission market deployed in data center, metro, long-haul and ultra-long haul telecommunication networks.
We are looking for enthusiastic people with high energy and a positive team attitude who want to work at the forefront of fiber optic transmission subsystems.
We are seeking a Photonics Device Validation and Test (DVT) Engineer to design and run automated testing of Photonic Integrated Circuits (PICs), assist development teams with design specifications, and improve production yields.
Reporting into Acacia/Cisco Device Verification Test group, this engineer will work closely with our integrated silicon photonics, optical packaging, ASIC development, and the operations teams to deliver leading edge, high-yielding, high-throughput processes across Acacia’s product line of optoelectronic components and modules.
Key Essential Functions
- New product introduction – work closely with RF, silicon photonics, DSP, and module design teams to debug and bring-up new PICs and modules
- Develop test algorithms and calibration procedures
- Define and execute design verification test plans
- Be responsible for design verification documentation
- Support PIC level failure analysis and troubleshooting
Essential Qualifications, Experience, Skills, Education and Certifications
- MS or BS in engineering or similar field with 5-10 years of relevant experience
- Solid lab skills a must
- Knowledge of optical communications, including coherent optical communications
- Experience with basic fiber optics components and test and measurement equipment
- Experience with high bandwidth RF testing
- Knowledge of software and test automation, especially based on Python
- Demonstrated problem solving, effective communication, documentation, planning skills
- Experience with JMP or similar data analysis software
- C, Matlab programming and modelling experience
- LabView programming experience
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