Electro-Optics Engineer

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Optelian is currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Electro-Optics Engineer to join its Engineering team under Optelian’s Versawave division. Versawave provides modulation components for high-speed data and high bandwidth optical transmission applications.

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Key responsibilities

  • Development of optical semiconductor modulators for fiber optic communication
  • Design and develop integrated packaged device solutions
  • Oversee continuous improvement of existing products
  • Drive RMA activities and perform failure mode analysis
  • Ownership of Manufacturing BOM, Cost Reduction Plan, production yields and reporting
  • Responsible for providing technical support to Sales and Marketing, Quality, Production as well as Customers
  • Assist Purchasing Department in sourcing components and raw material, providing specifications and evaluating quality of vendors
  • Establish and execute industry-specific verification and qualification plans
  • Drive the Test and Process Engineering
  • Apply statistical methods to evaluate current product and develop the products potential
  • Lead small team of technicians and technologists responsible for product deliveries


  • Minimum 5 years industrial experience in optical semiconductor product and development
  • Masters or degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or Mechanical Engineering
  • Hands-on experiences with optical semiconductor design, processing and device characterization
  • Experiences in working with remote contract partners
  • Familiar with optical design software
  • Able to use and develop Matlab and LabView
  • Strong in semiconductor device physics, particularly optoelectronic/photonic devices
  • Experience in taking product from design into manufacture
  • High level motivation and initiative in a small team environment

To apply submit your resume to careers@optelian.com quoting in the subject line Electro-Optics Engineer.