R&D Engineer

Job title

R&D Engineer


Eindhoven HTC, The Netherlands


40 hours

SMART Photonics is a rapidly growing, ambitious high-tech company, and we are expanding our R&D team. Do you have a PhD in photonics and are you ready to Join us with the photonics revolution?


Job description

As an R&D Engineer you’re part of our Research & Development team. Within this team, you intensively collaborate with our scientists, your R&D colleagues, product management, and other involved colleagues and departments.

It will become your challenge to critically and precisely engineer specific modules based upon the given technical and functional requirements. However, it’s a solid part of your job to critically push back on the given requirements and its feasibility.

  • Research and Development to design and improve our lasers integrated with other photonic components
  • Understanding of our customer needs and able to translate them to useful, manufacturable, and robust devices.
  • Collaboration with R&D team and cross sectorial teams involved
  • Develop ideas, guide projects until they become real products.

We are looking for a person who has /is

  • A PhD in Integrated Photonics combined with strong laser design experience is a hard requirement for this position.
  • Strong affinity with semi-conductor fabrication technologies and products
  • Solid analytical and creative thinking skills.
  • Good communicator and able to get things done.
  • A natural independent drive to take responsibility 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.
  • Located on the bustling High-Tech Campus, in the Brainport Region
  • Not a single boring working day.




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