Design, model and layout silicon-based photonic components, circuits and sub-systems.
What you will do
You will work in a team of photonic engineers developing photonic ICs (PICs) for a wide range of next generation applications in diverse domains including lifesciences, communications, sensing, metrology and imaging.
You will employ imec's cutting edge silicon photonics technologies to develop components and sub-systems for example for beamstearing, biosensors, free-space optical communication, on-chip spectroscopy, on-chip cell sorting, lidar, photo-acoustic sensors and so on.
As photonics designer, you will :
What we do for you
We offer you the opportunity to join one of the world’s premier research centers in nanotechnology at its headquarters in Leuven, Belgium.
With your talent, passion and expertise, you’ll become part of a team that makes the impossible possible. Together, we shape the technology that will define the society of tomorrow.
We are aware that your valuable contribution makes imec a top player in its field. Your energy and commitment are therefore appreciated by means of a market appropriate salary with many fringe benefits.
Who you are
For this position, we are looking for a strong team player who is results-driven and strives for continuous improvement.
Good communication skills and excellent knowledge of English are also required, as you will work in an international, multi-disciplinary and multicultural team and you will interact with external partners.
To qualify for this position, you have :