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
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Avo Photonics, Inc.
Avo Photonics (www.avophotonics.com) is a dynamic contract engineering services company that designs, develops and manufactures custom opto-electronic products for a large customer base. Members of our staff have the opportunity to design, prototype, and produce next generation products for a diverse range of markets including environmental, medical, military, industrial, aerospace, and communications.