Photonic IC Designer

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Photonic IC Designer


Eindhoven HTC, The Netherlands


32- 40 hours

Open to a job in in which you are challenged to solve complex, high tech design problems? Interested to be as close to the technology as possible in our InP foundry? As our PIC designer you offer solid experience in Photonic Device Physics, Optical Communication Systems and Design Experience.


In this role you are part of the R&D team.

  • Develop & design the novel integrated Photonic devices and systems in the field of Sensing, Optical Communication Systems and Healthcare.
  • Test & validate the new designs in our test lab
  • Analyse the results and report to the R&D manager
  • Align with team, and cross sectorial departments. (Commerce, TPL)
  • Become the industry example for best practices and highest design quality
  • Contribute to high-quality reports, publications and patents.
  • Support and collaborate with our customers, understand their needs and implement your design in their applications.


We are looking for a person who has /is

  • A PhD in Integrated Photonics or a Master with at least 4 years of industry experience is a must.
  • Experience in PIC Design
  • Good understanding of design SW (Nazca, Cadence, Klayout, Synopsys, etc)
  • Good communicator and able to get things done.
  • A natural independent drive to get things done and ownership


We offer

  • A challenging position with room to develop and grow.
  • State-of-the-art technology in your field of interest.
  • A talented group of passionate and international colleagues, in a growing and promising company.
  • We invest in your personal development and professional growth, offering you a wide range of courses, coaching and training on the job.
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