Optical Design Engineer | CoAdna Photonics, Inc.

Date Posted: 
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Position Location: 
Sunnyvale, CA
Job Description: 

This Optical Design Engineer will be instrumental in CoAdna’s engineering team in terms of providing insights and innovative concept of product design to meet market needs and customer requirements. He/she will be able to perform product performance simulations, execute thorough product analysis, and lead junior team members to resolve product issues.

Job duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide optical design and conduct optical design related simulations to analyze the product feasibility and performance expectations
  • Participate as a core member in defining industrial trends and bringing in new technology concepts to address the new market trends
  • Support to debug and resolve optical performance related issues in various product development phases
  • Engage with customers and cross-functional teams to fully define product performance specs

Minimum Required Competencies:

  • Master/Ph.D. degree in optics, physics, materials science, or equivalent
  • Min 4 years of experiences in fiber optics, liquid crystals or related industry
  • Demonstrated analytic and problem-solving abilities
  • Experiences in optical design and using Zemax optical design software are preferred
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of liquid crystal based devices and optical network systems and optical material properties is a plus
  • Experiences in the use of optical test equipment is a plus
  • Knowledge in optical testing is a plus
  • Good data analysis and presentation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to speak, read, and write in Chinese is highly preferred

Interested candidates can email Chuota Huang at chuotah@coadna.com.