R&D Technical assistant

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    R&D Technical assistant

    CIENA CANADA Québec, Quebec

    Engineering and science
    Reference : R006669
    Posted + 30 days ago | Still Open
    Permanent As soon as possible


    R&D Technical assistant

    Job description

    Ciena is opening a position for a R&D technical assistant. The holder of this position will participate in the manufacturing of prototypes, in the characterization of integrated photonic components as well as in the management of the labs.

    Acting in the R&D Operation Group, your role will be to:

    Operate various manufacturing equipment to build prototypes (die bonder, wire bonder, automated inspection microscope, etc)
    Use test stations to characterize the components and the prototypes;
    Contribute to the product performance improvements;
    Interact with other team members (optical, mechanical, RF, system engineers and technicians) for efficient development of prototypes and products;
    Manage and keep the part inventory up-to-date and participate in the procurement process when required
    Participate in the equipment calibration and maintenance plan;
    Search and purchase components and instruments from suppliers;
    Manage your work time to meet your scheduled tasks;
    Keep technical documentation up to date;
    Get involved in improving tools and work techniques.
    Required Qualifications / Profile

    You have successfully completed high school;
    You have 2 years or more of experience and good knowledge in one of the following domains:
    Manipulation of optical components (optical alignment, optical fiber coupling, etc…);
    Optical alignment and fiber coupling to optical waveguides;
    Manipulation, cleaning and splicing of optical fibers;
    Opto-mechanical prototyping;
    You have excellent manual dexterity and are comfortable with the use of high-tech equipment and computers;
    You have an excellent team spirit;
    You have a good mastery of French (both written and oral) and a knowledge of English;
    Job Location

    Quebec city, Quebec, Canada

    Position Type


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