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PDK Development Leading Expert

PDK Development Leading Expert

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What tasks will we entrust you with?

  • Leading and coordinating R&D works in Process Design Kit development for mid-infrared
    integrated photonic platform (MIRPIC)

  • Designing and evaluating mid-infrared waveguiding components (waveguides, MMIs, AWGs etc.)

  • Developing the library of components for the MIRPIC platform

  • Reviewing work of the PDK development team

  • Preparing design rule check algorithms and methods

  • Managing the preparation of PDK technical files and documentation

  • Development of the assembly design kit (ADK) for the mid-infrared photonic integration

  • Co-developing measurement and testing setups

  • Mentoring Junior/Mid-level PDK engineers

  • Directly cooperating with other teams and departments within the company

  • Directly cooperating with external research teams

What qualifications do we require?

  • PhD degree in photonics or photonics-related fields (or equivalent by experience)

  • Detailed knowledge of light-matter interactions’ physics, light propagation in free space and
    waveguiding media (dielectric and semiconductor), and relevant numerical methods. Knowledge
    in nonlinear optics will be considered as an additional asset

  • Comprehensive knowledge and practical skills in modeling and designing photonic integrated
    components and circuits. Proficiency in utilizing commercially available software and developing
    in-house/self-made numerical models

  • Experience/practical skills in the development of new photonic integration platforms

  • Experience/practical skills in the development of process design kits for photonic integration

  • Experience in planning experiments to validate numerical outcomes, coupled with practical
    abilities in data extraction from experiments

  • Active command of English

  • Strong analytical and communication skills

  • Effective teamwork capabilities

  • Ability to work under time pressure

See why you should join us

VIGO is a team of open-minded and curious people about the world and technology. People who are constantly looking for development and new solutions. Operating on the market for so many years, we value nothing more than the people we work with because Vigo is the people who work in it.