We’re looking for a candidate who is primarily responsible for design, optimization and layout of photonic devices. Some optical bench work is expected.
What you’ll be doing at Lightelligence:
Optimize integrated photonic devices
Numerical electromagnetic simulation of photonic devices
Interact with photonic foundries to understand design environment and rules
Layout photonic devices with common EDA, such as Cadence or Mentor Graphics
Design optical bench experiments for device characterization
Collaborate with electronic and algorithm engineers on research and development efforts
Essential aspects of this role:
PhD in electrical engineering, applied physics or material science
Expert knowledge of electromagnetic theory and semiconductor physics
5+ years of experience in integrated photonics design, optimization, tape-out, and characterization
Proficiency in electromagnetic simulation with common tools, such as Lumerical, COMSOL or Photon Design.
Proficiency in photonic layout with Cadence or Mentor Graphics
Proficiency in optical bench experiments with tools such as parameter analyzer, optical spectrum analyzer, laser source, etc.
Experience in active integrated photonic devices design, such as modulators, detectors, thermal phase shifters
Familiarity with recent development in silicon photonic industry
Experience in semiconductor processing