Acacia Communications is an optical networking technology company that empowers cloud and content providers to connect at the speed of light enabling them to meet the rapidly increasing consumer demands for data.
Acacia Communications Inc., a leader in disruptive optical and coherent technology, is currently seeking a PIC Hardware Engineer to assist in the electronic hardware development and debugging of our photonic integrated circuit modules and test boards.
The PIC Hardware Engineer will work closely with our integrated photonics, optical packaging, and module engineering groups to deliver and debug solutions for high-performance electronics across Acacia's product lines.
Design and debug of analog and digital circuits
Intimate knowledge of low noise circuit design including power supplies, sensors
Design and implementation of analog and digital control loops
Design using microprocessors and FPGAs
Simulation and validation of designs
Schematic capture and drive PCB layout
Drive specification and technical documents
Minimum Qualifications, Experience, Skills, Education and Certifications
BSEE or higher degree with minimum of 5+ years of direct industry experience
Self-motivated and work independently
Intimate knowledge of analog circuitry and building blocks (ADC/DAC, SMPS, control loops, etc.)
Good understanding of digital electronics circuitry (Processors, SPI, I2C devices, MDIO, FPGAs, etc.)
Strong lab test, measurement, and debug skills (Scopes, Spectrum analyzers, etc.)
Experience with schematic entry and layout tools (Dx Designer and Allegro Viewer preferred)
Excellent verbal, written communication skills
Strong problem-solving skills
Demonstrate effective communication, presentation, planning, organization and facilitation skills
Familiarity with high-efficiency power converters is a plus
Excellent debug and analysis skills
Knowledge of optical components (lasers, modulators, detectors etc) is a plus
Excellent written and oral communications skills
Extra Desirable Qualifications
Silicon photonics experience
ARM processor experience
Optoelectronic component experience
Temperature sensor and control experience
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
Acacia Communications, Inc.