Photonics Product Architect
Eindhoven, the Netherlands
We are looking for an experienced Photonics Product Architect to strengthen our Eindhoven-based team. The Photonics Product Architect will responsible for the translation of product requirements, (sub)-design requirements, and the creation of high-level designs of the product. During the entire project, the architect will be responsible for the performance of the product design.
The ideal candidate has a strong background in Electrical Engineering/Electronics Design engineering (5-10 years) and broad knowledge and experience optical fibre communications. An MSc or higher is required for this position.
EFFECT Photonics is a leading developer of high-speed optical transceivers for communication networks based on Photonic Integrated technology. Our teams are made up of enthusiastic and energetic employees who all share a passion for developing and creating interesting products that will carry the internet of the future. The combination of the international character of the teams and the high-level of education make EFFECT an interesting working environment.
As Photonics Product Architect, you will be responsible for:
- the product Requirements and translation of requirements into design elements
- the conceptual/architectural design of the product
- ensuring that the entire product design is optimal and taking interdisciplinary engineering decisions
- communication of design methodologies, design choices and product requirements
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
We are looking for a Photonics Product Architect with excellent decision-making, analytical and creative skills. In the past you have shown the ability to translate requirements into a high-level design. You have no problems with hitting the ground running when it comes to gaining knowledge of a new technical field. You have demonstrated the capability to maintain a helicopter view during the development of the product. You possess general knowledge of mechanical design and software/firmware concepts. You have experience with DFM/DFT. It is important to be able to have good documentation skills.
To be able to communicate and work effectively, you need to possess general knowledge of electrical engineering and telecommunications. This function requires you to communicate with people outside the organisation. Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English are therefore of great importance. Finally, you must be willing and open to travel – both domestic and international – up to 10% of the time.
What do we have to offer?
- Working in an exciting entrepreneurial environment;
- Working on state of the art technology;
- Being part of a very enthusiastic and highly skilled team;
- Develop your own skills and contribute to a company that is in full development;
- A competitive salary;
- Stock Appreciation Rights (SAR stock program);
- Relocation assistance.
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