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PIC Design and Wafer Process Engineer

Satna Barbara, CA, USA

Who We Are:

OE Solutions is a leading supplier of optoelectronic transceiver solutions for both broadband wireless and wireline markets. Its subsidiary OE Solutions America is developing unique semiconductor-based Photonic Integrated Circuits (PICs) which will drive OE Solutions next generation transceiver products.


The Position:

We are looking for a PIC Design and Wafer Process Engineer to expand the engineering team in our Goleta / CA R&D lab. The ideal candidate is highly motivated, self-driven, can work independent as well as in a multi- national team. Versatility and the ability to adapt to varying demands and deadlines is important. We are looking for people with the ability and the desire to learn and expand their knowledge, to work hard with similarly motivated people.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Design Indium-Phosphide-(InP)-based active Photonic Integrated Circuits (PICs)
  • Develop simulation models and use simulation software for InP-based lasers, modulators and passive
    waveguide components
  • Design and develop process flows and related GDS mask files for wafer processing
  • Closely collaborate and coordinate wafer runs with our wafer fabs, wafer lot management
  • Define, develop and improve device verification test routines and algorithms
  • Support of reliability and qualification testing

Key Qualifications:

  • BSc, MSc or PhD in opto-electronics, photonics, electrical engineering, applied physics or similar
  • Understanding of key active and passive building blocks of Photonic Integrated Circuits
  • Experience in design and simulation of III-V semiconductor-based photonic components such as lasers
    and modulators
  • Experience in III-V semiconductor-based wafer processing technology
  • Ability to analyze test data, extract, and present key device performance metrics to implement design

Additional bonus Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of III-V laser reliability
  • Knowledge of common industry design practices like DOE, DFM and others

Compensation: Competitive salary and full range of benefits



Holger Klein
OE Solutions America
A. 130 Castilian Dr #102, Goleta, CA 93117