Responsibilities:

  • Create optical models of waveguides and PIC structures using commercial and foundry-provided design tools
  • Create physical optic models of component/system designs and derive tolerances
  • Produce optical breadboards with emphasis on testing of PIC structures and present technical data to customers
  • Identify, evaluate and work with PIC foundries to source PIC fabrication
  • Support the production of prototypes and initial volume production
  • Prepare and present technical status reviews

Requirements:

  • M.S. (Ph.D. preferred) in Optical Science/Engineering, Chemistry, or Physics
  • Capable of basic optical physics hand-calculations and experience with ASAP, GLAD, Zemax, or other optical modeling software
  • Understanding of waveguides and PICs (experience in PIC design preferred)
  • Fluent in the production of optical breadboards using standard components
  • Understanding of optical component assembly / packaging processes desired
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills


Apply: Avo Photonics offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Qualified candidates are encouraged to email their resume to: hr@avophotonics.com.


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