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This position will support the integrated photonics design team with testing of the various designs that are being developed. These designs are truly innovative and the candidate will be expected to learn about integrated photonics in order to understand the testing to be done.
We are looking for an enthusiastic student interested in an opportunity to work with a team of integrated photonics scientists. The ideal candidate will have experience in laboratory testing, particularly with optical systems and have some understanding of integrated photonics systems. The candidate will need flexibility in testing techniques and the ability to adjust the techniques to support understanding of new devices. Knowledge of Matlab, LabView and Python will be beneficial.