InP Component Design Engineer (f/m/x)

SCANTINEL PHOTONICS is a high-tech startup in the field of LiDAR technologies developing the key optical sensors enabling fully autonomous vehicles in the future. Such cars will come to reality faster than you can imagine. Our expertise is based on our years together at the optical technologies market leader ZEISS. To complete our team of experts, we are looking for passionate and talented people who will enjoy the ride with us!

Design, simulation and analysis of Indium Phosphide (InP) devices, e.g. lasers, SOAs and passive structures.
Design and layout of the masks used to process the wafer.
Work in a cross functional team and collaborate with other groups, such as Silicon Photonics.
Work with external foundry partners to define the fabrication process, process flow, mask layout and test requirements needed to implement your designs.
Analyse and interpret test results of processed wafers/devices and relate them to simulations and the underlying device physics.
Optimise device performance as part of an iterative development process.

Your main responsibilities

You should have

PhD in optoelectronics or Physics.
Minimum of 3 years industrial or post-doctoral experience with a proven track record in the design of InP devices.
Experience in the design of the epitaxial layer-stack is a plus.
Knowledge of III-V/Silicon photonics integration is a plus.
Experience with mask layout software tools.
Knowledge and experience in application of advanced simulation tools.
Ability to learn fast e.g. about topics like LiDAR technology, autonomous mobility etc.
Fluent business English skills, fluency in German is a plus.
Homeoffice / Mobile Office
Flexible working hours
Employee Discounts
Job Bike
Company Mobile
Good access to public transportation
Company Events
Modern Workplace

Our Benefits

At Scantinel Photonics you will contribute to the development of the key optical sensor technology enabling fully autonomous vehicles in the future. You will work in a very dynamic market environment and in close co-operation with a range of international technology partners with leading industry expertise in their fields. We are an agile and smart company. And with ZEISS and Scania, we are supported by industry leaders.

Let's go together along in innovative ways to make our roads safer and accidents a thing of the past with your competence, your passion and your enthusiasm for disruptive technologies!

Apply now

Any questions?

Mai Nguyen


SCANTINEL Recruiting Team

Söflinger Str. 100
89077 Ulm

Backed by

ZEISS | SCANIA | PhotonDelta 
ZEISS Ventures has been committed to us from our inception. And in May 2021, Scania Growth Capital joined as an investor. This investment has been made because of Scantinel's technology leadership in its field and the progress of autonomous technologies in the heavy truck industry. In November 2022, PhotonDelta, a leading photonics eco-system joined as a new investor.

Game changer for every autonomous journey.

Scantinel Photonics | Söflinger Str.100 | 89077 Ulm | Germany
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