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Principal Optical Design Engineer - Paignton, Devon

Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Location: Paignton, Devon
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Electronics
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Principal Optical Design Engineer
World leading Integrated Photonics company
Paignton, Devon - Relocation assistance available
To £55K + Pension, Medical

Principal Optical Design Engineer: You will perform optical design of high performance, highly integrated transmitters and receivers within the integrated photonic components R&D team. You will be a knowledgeable engineer with experience of optical design of complex micro optic / optoelectronic devices who will join a development team and contribute to the development of new high performance, highly integrated transmitters (TOSAs) and receivers (ROSAs) for use in high speed transmission system for operation at 100Gbit/s and above.

You will work as part of a multi-functional team including RF, electronic and mechanical engineers to develop TOSA and ROSAs to meet specified performance, cost and manufacturability requirements and to introduce them to production.

You will be responsible for:
+ Optical design of products including existing building blocks and new approaches
+ Verification, characterisation and troubleshooting of products during their development phase

Your new Company:
A global manufacturer of high tech electronic components whose use touches many areas of our lives. They have a strong focus on research and development and have been at the forefront of their market for over three decades.

Your Attributes:

Honours degree or equivalent in physics, optics, electronics or equivalent technical discipline

Knowledge and skills:
+ Optical design principles and their application to micro optic / optoelectronic devices
+ Optical modelling capability using Zeemax or equivalent
+ Characterisation of optical devices
+ Design for manufacture

+ Understanding of key performance characteristics of laser, receiver or modulator chips based on InP or similar
+ Familiarity with commonly used assembly techniques for micro-optic or semiconductor products

Salary Benefits:

Private Healthcare, Holiday Purchase, Pension contributions matched + 3%, income protection, relocation package

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Principal Optical Design Engineer

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