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Photonics System & RF Engineer

Job description: BRIGHT Photonics is seeking for a talented and motivated Photonics System & RF Engineer to work on our commercial and R&D projects in photonic integration technologies. You will be developing next generation R&D photonic integrated systems in a multi-disciplinary team. Your role will span from capturing requirements and specification, through design of high-speed RF interfaces, development, verification and deployment. You will directly engage with our customers and suppliers, and engage in projects definition and project management. This position is for a senior level and independent professional with 4+ years of experience.

Job type: Full Time / Part Time

Salary: Competitive salary commensurate with experience

Location: Eindhoven, the Netherlands

Travel: Up to 20%

Key responsibilities:

  • Capture and refine specification of photonics systems and interact with technology providers and customers on device/system development.
  • Design, simulate, model and solve high-tech system problems (i.e. optical, opto-mechanical, mechanical, electronical).
  • Design RF interfaces, simulate and analyze signal integrity of high speed interconnects.
  • Develop PCBs for the verification of electro-optical integrated circuits.
  • Perform feasibility studies and analyze new RF design concepts.
  • Plan and perform tests at the system and sub-system level of opto-electronic devices.
  • Contribute to the development of in-house design tool in the high-speed RF domain.

Key qualifications:

  • M.Sc. or Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering/ applied physics/ opto-electronics or similar fields.
  • Good understanding of general concept in physics, opto-electronics, mechanics, RF and microwave design.
  • Knowledge about photonics and photonic integration technologies.
  • Experience with designing, modeling, layout of high-frequency RF substrates and RF interconnects; adequate experience with EDA tools and RF modeling tools.
  • Excellent communication skills in English both oral and writing.
  • Good programming skills in Python or C/C++.
  • Independent, strong initiative, self-motivated, accurate and precise working attitude, ability to work under pressure with defined deadlines.

Additional Assets:

  • Experience in working with industry in optical/electronic systems in the tele/datacom or aerospace industries.
  • Experience with RF measurements (e.g. using VNA)
  • Experience with data analysis and data management.
  • Solid computer skills using various operating systems.

What do we offer?

  • Work on state-of-the-art topics in photonics technology and photonic-based device development.
  • Challenging problems requiring out-of-the box thinking.
  • Work in an exciting, international environment.
  • Work alongside other experienced photonic designers.
  • Develop your own skills and contribute to company growth.
  • A competitive salary and flexible working hours.

Contact: info@brightphotonics.eu

Applications (CV+Motivation letter+Reference Contact) should be sent to info@brightphotonics.eu.

Candidates with an EU citizenship or EU resident permit are favored.

Software Engineer

Job description: BRIGHT Photonics is seeking for a talented and motivated Software Engineer to contribute to the development of our in-house design tool for photonic integrated circuit design and modeling. You will be working in a multi-disciplinary team and engaging in development of the the state-of-the art solutions in photonics. You will have an opportunity to directly engage in projects definition and project management related to software engineering part.

Job type: Full Time / Part Time

Salary: Competitive salary commensurate with experience

Location: Eindhoven, the Netherlands

Travel: Up to 20%

Key responsibilities:

  • Capture requirements, document requirements and code, refine code, improve existing and develop new functionality needed for the in-house photonic IC design tooling.
  • Collaborate with the Bright Photonics team, our suppliers and our partners.

Key qualifications:

  • HBO, B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in electrical engineering/ informatics / applied physics/ opto-electronics or similar fields.
  • Good understanding of general concept in physics, opto-electronics, mechanics.
  • Affinity with electronics, switching, routing and system networks.
  • Solid programming skills in Python, C/C++.
  • Solid computer skills using Linux/Unix operating systems.
  • Excellent communication skills in English both oral and writing.
  • Independent, strong initiative, self-motivated, accurate and precise working attitude, ability to work under pressure with defined deadlines.

Additional Assets:

  • Experience in working with industry.
  • Experience with data analysis and data management.
  • Knowledge of documentation of code, versioning management, version control (e.g. git) and encryption.
  • Experience with web-development and maintenance; e-mail services and platforms.

What do we offer?

  • Work on state-of-the-art topics tooling development in photonics technologies.
  • Challenging problems requiring out-of-the box thinking.
  • Work in an exciting, international environment.
  • Work alongside other experienced photonic designers.
  • Develop your own skills and contribute to company growth.
  • A competitive salary and flexible working hours.

Contact: info@brightphotonics.eu

Applications (CV+Motivation letter+Reference Contact) should be sent to info@brightphotonics.eu.

Candidates with an EU citizenship or EU resident permit are favored.

Senior Photonics Engineer

Job description: BRIGHT Photonics is seeking a talented and motivated senior photonics engineer to work on our commercial and R&D projects in the application areas such as telecommunication, datacommunication, sensing, microwave photonics, and biophotonics. You will be designing a variety of photonic components and devices on different technology platforms, such as, Si, InP, SiN, PLC. You will have opportunities to characterize fabricated components and circuits. You will directly engage with customers on PIC design support, defining device specification, preparing concept studies. Part of the job will be related to improving design flow, participating in development of in-house design tools, and development of compact models. You will engage in projects definition and project management.

Job type: Full Time / Part Time

Salary: Competitive salary commensurate with experience

Location: Eindhoven, the Netherlands

Travel: Up to 20%

Key responsibilities:

  • Design of active and/or passive photonic components and devices.
  • Design, simulation and layout work on photonic components and photonic integrated circuits
  • Develop new design approaches, improve design flow.
  • Interact with technology providers and customers on device design.

Key qualifications:

  • M.Sc. or Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering/ physics/ applied physics/ optics/ photonics/ or similar quantitative fields.
  • Good understanding of general concepts in physics, especially in optics and electro-magnetism.
  • Strong understanding of concepts in fiber communication, fiber optics, and integrated photonics.
  • Experience with designing, modeling, layout and characterizing photonic integrated circuits or other opto-electronic devices.
  • Experience in using computational methods to design photonic components, (e.g. in EM simulations, BPM, FDTD).
  • Excellent communication skills in English both oral and writing.
  • Solid programming skills in Python or C/C++.
  • Independent, strong initiative, self-motivated, accurate and precise working attitude, ability to work under pressure with defined deadlines.

Additional Assets:

  • Experience with high-frequency design and modeling.
  • Experience in working with industry.
  • Experience with epitaxial growth and epi design.
  • Experience with data analysis and data management.
  • Solid computer skills using various operating systems.

What do we offer?

  • Work on state-of-the-art topics in photonics technology and photonic-based device development.
  • Challenging problems requiring out-of-the box thinking.
  • Work in an exciting, international environment.
  • Work alongside other experienced photonic designers.
  • Develop your own skills and contribute to company growth.
  • A competitive salary and flexible working hours.

Contact: info@brightphotonics.eu

Applications (CV+Motivation letter+Reference Contact) should be sent to info@brightphotonics.eu.

Candidates with an EU citizenship or EU resident permit are favored.