Intel Senior Optical Assembly Engineer in Santa Clara, California

Job Description

Intel's Silicon Photonics Product Division SPPD is currently looking for a Senior Optical Assembly Engineer to join the team. The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for silicon photonic ROSA receive optical sub-assembly assembly and development. Responsibilities include fiber-chip coupling design, assembly material selection, assembly process development, and subsystem builds. He/she is also expected to drive chip-to-chip, chip-to-substrate, and ROSA on board assembly. The successful candidate will work closely with chip design engineers and sub-system engineers for ROSA testing to ensure both optical and electrical performance, high yield, and reliability. The ideal candidate should exhibit behavioral traits that indicate:- Strong verbal and written communication skills - Excellent problem solving skills


Minimum qualifications

Must have a MS and preferably PhD in Electrical Engineering, Photonics, Optoelectronics, Optics, Physics, and similar technical discipline

Minimum 5+ year of hands-on experience in high-speed TOSA/ROSA R&D including optical coupling alignment system and assembly process and automation

Minimum 5+ years of hands-on experience in the following skillsets: - Optical assembly including fiber to chip coupling as well as other optical components such as micro-lens, optical Demux, and light turning mirror. - Optical coupling tolerance analysis - UV and thermal curing materials and assembly DOE - Flip-chip and wire bonding for high-speed up to 56Gbaud - DFx and DFMEA

Preferred qualifications

8+ years of experience in the above skills sets

8+ years of experience in silicon photonics research and development

Intel® Silicon Photonics Product Division (SPPD) is at the forefront of silicon photonics integration. Since announcing the world’s first hybrid silicon laser nearly a decade ago, our team continues to lead the industry with cutting-edge technology and efficient, scalable high-volume manufacturing. Our dedication to advanced development ensures that Intel Silicon Photonics continues to drive future data center bandwidth growth with smaller form factors and higher speeds, from 100G today to 400G and beyond tomorrow. We are looking for great talent to accelerate this journey, so if you are interested in joining our leading organization, then we want to hear from you!

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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