Intel Optical Test Engineer Intern in Santa Clara, California
Intel's Silicon Photonics Products Division (SPPD) is currently looking for an excellent graduate student to fill in an intern position as Optical Test Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for lab testing of various passive and active optical and photonic components including discrete devices and integrated photonic Rx chips, and Rx subsystems for Intel's next generation high-speed silicon photonic products. You will work closely with component and module design engineers for component characterization, optical sub-assembly testing, and data analytics. This position will be multi-task oriented.
The ideal candidate should exhibit behavioral traits that indicate:
Verbal and written communication skills
Problem solving skills
Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
Develop test setup and test flow for optical device characterizations
Define test plan and characterize high-speed photo-detectors and Rx chips
Perform optical loss testing of passive components such as waveguides, couplers, wavelength multiplexer/de-multiplexer, and fiber-to-chip coupling
Perform optical Rx subsystem testing with electronic IC (TIA)
Develop test automation with optical fiber alignment and data collection
You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates. Experience listed below would be obtained through relevant training and/or research experience.
Must have a MS, currently be enrolled in a PhD program in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Optical Science or related technical discipline.
Minimum 1 years of relevant hands-on experience in:
Optical & photonic component characterization
Optical testing of passive components using optical fiber system as well as free space optical setup and alignment
Additional Preferred Qualifications:
Good background in optical waveguide, semiconductor laser, electro-optic modulator, and PIN/APD photo detector
Previous experience in Silicon Photonics
3+ years of experience with statistical data analysis and process and RF testing using probe, VNA, LCA, and DCA
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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