Optical Systems Engineer – Intel

Job Description

Silicon Photonics Product Division SPPD is part of Data Center group developing cutting edge opto-electronic transceiver modules based on novel technologies and by utilizing traditional silicon manufacturing techniques. In this position you work within the SPPD validation team and are responsible for defining validation test requirements and developing validation test setups for 400G optical subsystems, overseeing and executing validation tests, analyzing and documenting validation results and debugging failures. You are also expected to interface with architecture, design, and manufacturing teams to improve product design, performance and yield.


Minimum Qualifications

BS degree in Electrical Engineering or similar technical fields

Fundamental understanding of high speed optical transceivers and its components

6+ years’ of photonics experience with emphasis in high speed components, subassemblies or modules

Proficiency in optical and high speed electrical test methodologies for optical transceiver sub-assemblies and modules

Knowledge of IEEE standards and multi-source agreements for high speed datacom transceivers

Proficiency in statistical data analysis

Technical leadership and ability to solve technical problems independently

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

MS or Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering or similar technical fields

Design experience in high speed TX and RX circuits and optical transceivers

Proficiency in statistical data analysis using JMP

Experience with automation of test setups using Labview and Python Inside this Business Group

The Data Center Group (DCG) is at the heart of Intel’s transformation from a PC company to a company that runs the cloud and billions of smart, connected computing devices. The data center is the underpinning for every data-driven service, from artificial intelligence to 5G to high-performance computing, and DCG delivers the products and technologies—spanning software, processors, storage, I/O, and networking solutions—that fuel cloud, communications, enterprise, and government data centers around the world.

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