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Junior Development Engineer (Optoelectronics Fiber Optic, PCB, Photonic)
Lumentum have an opportunity for an experienced Junior Development Engineer to join our Product R&D team and contribute to the development of new transmitters/receivers for next generation optical transmission systems to be based from our Caswell, Northamptonshire offices.
Junior Development Engineer is required to perform engineering activities within the photonic components Optical sub assembly R&D team. This team develops high performance transmitters and receivers for use in optical communication systems.
The role will involve:
Input to the design and build process of the products and specification of optical and interfacing components required within the package
Work with the chip team to define appropriate performance specifications for InP based hybrids
Testing and verification of prototype performance against customer specifications
Liaising with NPI and manufacturing teams to ensure that product designs are manufacturable and to subsequently introduce them to manufacture
Work with qualification team to ensure that design is qualified against appropriate standards
The individual will work closely with other members of the design team, including Optical, RF and process development engineers and the product qualification team to deliver cost effective solutions in a timely manner.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Honours degree or equivalent in physics, optics, material science or equivalent technical discipline.
Ability to plan out tasks and meet required deadlines
Demonstrated willingness to work with multiple teams across various sites
General knowledge optical or RF components
Experience with project management skills; able to prioritize and deliver against a schedule, while interacting with distributed R&D teams
Well-developed interpersonal skills, as well as good written and oral communication skills
Possess the drive to succeed combined with a ‘make it happen’ attitude
Good decision-making, analytical and creative skills
Skilled in driving multiple tasks to closure in a dynamic environment
Lab evaluation of optical components and data analysis
Knowledge of semiconductors or materials used in their packaging would be desirable
Experience within anyone of the following areas: Optical, RF, semiconductor, R&D development, transmitter, receiver, Optoelectronics Fiber Optic, PCB, Photonic
Caswell is based in a rural location in Towcester, Northamptonshire and is not supported by public transport.
Commutable from : Northampton, Milton Keynes, Towcester, Rugby, Banbury, Coventry, Kettering, Bedford, Silverstone, Buckingham, Brackley
Keywords: Development Engineer, Transmitter Engineer, Receiver Engineer, Optical, RF Engineer, process development, R&D, Assembly Engineer, Die bonding, wirebonding, optical, semiconductors, Optoelectronics Fiber Optic, PCB, Photonic
There will also be opportunity to travel to supplier sites and other Lumentum locations globally.
Must be and EU Citizen and eligible to live and work in the UK. Please note successful candidates will need to go through a 7-year background check before commencing employment.
EXCELLENT SALARY & BENEFITS:
We offer a competitive salary and provide company benefits such as:
25 Holiday + bank holiday, Company Bonus, Life assurance, Income Protection, Private Medical, Pension, Health Cash Plan, Training & Development with great career progression, plus much more.
Lumentum (NASDAQ: LITE) is a market-leading manufacturer of innovative optical and photonic products enabling optical networking and commercial laser customers worldwide. Lumentum’s optical components and subsystems are part of virtually every type of telecom, enterprise, and data center network. Lumentum’s commercial lasers enable advanced manufacturing techniques and diverse applications including next-generation 3D sensing capabilities. Lumentum is headquartered in Milpitas, California with R&D, manufacturing, and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.lumentum.com.
Lumentum is committed to equal opportunities and actively seeks applications from all sectors of the community irrespective of sex, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, having responsibility for dependents, age, religion/beliefs, or any other reason which cannot be shown to be justified.