Optics Software Intern | Synopsys

Date Posted: 
Tuesday, February 8, 2022

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Job Description: 

Synopsys Optical Solutions Group (OSG) has an opening for a Technical Intern position in Software Development.  CODE V and LightTools use state-of-the-art optical algorithms for the layout, design and analysis of image forming and Illumination optical systems. We are seeking a candidate who is self-motivated, enthusiastic about working with multiple software subsystems and materials for support of CODE V or LightTools customers and has a strong commitment to delivering excellent software on schedule. 

As a member of the Software Engineering team, the successful candidate will be responsible for helping full life cycle of OSG software development.

The candidate’s key responsibilities include:

  • Developing robust and flexible software architecture and designs, delivering high quality code
  • Performing and assisting in QA & testing software products
  • Providing technical information to assist in the development of product documentation, authoring and participating in software design and code reviews
  • Working closely with Technical Support to provide quick turnaround, high quality support to customers

Skill Requirements:

  • 2+ years of optical systems modeling, analysis, and design experience using commercial optical design tools in an academic or professional environment with excellent references
  • Currently pursuing a Bachelors, Masters or Ph.D. degree in Optics, Optical Sciences, or other related technical discipline
  • Strong software programming skills and proven programming experience with engineering projects
  • Demonstrated ability to work on multiple concurrent projects and ability to work well in a team as well as independently
  • Excellent written and verbal skills with the ability to communicate highly technical information to others in the company

Experience in any of the following is a plus:

  • Object-oriented Programming Experience
  • CODE V Macro+ and/or LightTools COM macro development
  • Microsoft Visual Studio and Microsoft COM Programming
  • Software processes such as Agile or Lean S/W Dev.
  • Statistical methods or random number theory

Synopsys OSG is a world class, high tech optical software and optical engineering services organization with an international client base and offices worldwide.  This position is for the successful candidate to start in May 2022 working remotely.

Education Qualifications:
All interns must be currently enrolled in an accredited educational institution.  Pursing Bachelors, Masters, or PhD.

Inclusion and Diversity are important to us. Synopsys considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, military veteran status, or disabilit