Intel Silicon Photonic Device Test Engineer in Santa Clara, California

Job Description

Intel's Silicon Photonics Product Division SPPD is seeking an experienced test engineer to characterize and validate performance of silicon-based active and passive photonic devices for advanced transmitter chain. You will be part of the photonics component development team and own device testing at the die-level, wafer-level, and subsystem level. Responsibilities include: * work with cross-functional team, define DC and high speed EVT/DVT test plan * develop and qualify test infrastructure and automated test SW* execute/drive engineering DOE, EVT and DVT, and debug * analyze test data, generate EVT/DVT report, hold review with related stakeholders, and make recommendations.


Minimum qualifications:

Must have a MS in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a similar discipline

Minimum 4+ years of experience in optical and electrical characterization of photonic devices at the die-level, wafer-level, or module level

Hands-on experience with high speed NRZ, PAM4, or coherent modulation testing

Good understanding of semiconductor device physics and fiber optics

Excellent automated test programming skills with Matlab, Visual Basic, C, Labview, etc., and statistical analysis SW such as JMP.

Have good time management skills and is self-motivated, and have strong desire to succeed in a fast-paced and challenging environment

Resourceful and have strong problem solving skills

Able to work independently as well as effectively with a team

Have strong communication and interpersonal skills

Additional qualifications preferable:

Hands-on experience with evaluation board design for photonic device testing, including integration with electrical IC

Hands-on experience with lasers, optical modulators, photodetectors, fiber-to-waveguide optical alignment

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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