Product Engineer - RF Optical Transceivers

Reference Number: 060217SABM
Location: CA

Position:  RF Optical Transceiver Product Engineer
Location:  Northern CA


Company is seeking an RF Product engineer for schematic design, layout, and debug of high speed optical transceivers. The successful candidate, a hands-on engineer with project management expertise, will be responsible for the product bring-up, debugging, and characterization of company optical products through manufacturing.


  • The successful candidate will be responsible for design,bring-up, performance optimization.
  • Direct and hands-on participation in the RF signal aspects of Design Validation Testing
  • Direct involvement in qualification and NPI.
  • Post release RF product management needs.


  • The candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering and 5+ years of experience in a similar position.
  • Mixed signal design expertise including board layout with >14GHz signals.
  • Hands-on experience in high speed circuit debugging, and optimization.
  • Very hands-on with strong Project Management skills and problem solving ability.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills. 

Strongly Preferred: 

  • Experience in high speed optical development and validation.
  • Expertise with >10Gbps opto-electronic components including specifications, design and development, performance optimization,
    qualification and high volume manufacturing.
  • Proficient with test equipment such as network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, digital sampling oscilloscopes, signal
    generators, BERT, TDR, etc.
  • Knowledge of solid state laser and PD characteristic, TIA/LA, CDR and equalization schemes


Brian Murray


The Photonics Group