Test Engineer

Reference Number: 012518 BMPAIN
Location: PA

Position:  Test Development Engineer
Locations:  PA  



Essential Functions / Key Responsibilities 

  • Participate in the software and hardware development, documentation and support of portions of the test plans for the optical modules and line cards used in a Photonics Integrated Circuit (PIC) based network solution
  • Define and configure required test instrumentation and hardware
  • Partner with product team to author and refine efficient optical calibration sequences
  • Develop VB.NET software to fully automate the test execution
  • Develop and support the automated manufacturing test infrastructure


Education / Experience

  • BS in science or engineering required, MS desired



Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Familiarity with phase/amplitude modulation theory is a requirement
  • Programming experience in OO languages is required.  VB.NET is preferred
  • Attention to detail and willingness to produce detailed test plan documentation
  • Experience with digital and mixed signal IC testing is beneficial
  • Experience with testing and characterizing photonic circuits containing I/Q modulators and demodulators is beneficial
  • Hands on experience with optical and electrical test and measurement equipment including programmable optical power meters, attenuators, and switches, optical spectrum analyzers, digital multi-meters and oscilloscopes is beneficial



Brian Murray
The Photonics Group