Cisco Technical Leader - Optics in Vimercate, Italy

Technical Leader - Optics

  • Location: Vimercate, Lombardia, Italy

  • Area of Interest Supply Chain

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest *None

  • Job Id 1216866

What You'll Do

Primary responsibilities include -

  • Technical capability evaluation of III-V fabs including deep dive assessments of emerging technologies and their viability

  • Design and process reviews/audits to ensure design robustness, process qualification and production readiness

  • Assess Reliability risk, develop and execute to product Qualification plans and resolve technical issues

  • Assess business impacting/critical issues and drive component failure analysis, containment and corrective action

  • Drive technology development and roadmaps and support Design Engineering on critical III-V component selection and application issues.

Who You'll Work With

This supplier facing, technical leadership role requires close engagement with internal design teams to assess, select and qualify III-V components such as lasers, photodetectors, modulators, integrated photonics and higher level optical packaging solutions.

Who You Are

  • Experienced in III-V component design/ fabrication/characterization, wafer qualification/acceptance, burn in conditions and reliability modeling

  • Deep understanding of device physics and application considerations

  • Opto-electronic packaging design and process development

  • Possesses a good understanding of Optical Transceiver supplier ecosystem, emerging suppliers and industry roadmap

  • Demonstrated ability working in cross-functional teams and with external suppliers/partners

  • Good communication, project management and influencing skills

Qualifications: MS (minimum) or PhD (preferred) in an Engineering/technical discipline (Optical Engineering is highly preferred) with a minimum of 10+ years of relevant experience in Optics.

Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.