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III-V Device Design Engineer

Job Title: III-V Device Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
Salary: competitive market rate
Start Date: ASAP
REF: LZ-HW-2018-11-05_1541441104
Contact Name: Lin Zhang
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

III-V Device Design Engineer

Our client is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Through their dedication to customer-centric innovation and strong partnerships, they have established end-to-end advantages in telecom networks, devices and cloud computing. Their products and solutions have been deployed in over 140 countries, serving more than one third of the world's population.

Main Responsibilities

  • Optoelectronic device design and modelling using commercial and own device models.
  • Application of models to III-V devices such as lasers, SOAs, photodetectors, electroabsorption modulators.
  • Work with internal customers to translate their specifications into workable designs.
  • Make suggestions for improvements to device design / experiments to investigate areas for potential improvement.
  • Carry out design work at physical and system level.
  • Manage assigned design tasks to deliver design to agreed specifications, cost and delivery times.
  • Provide design support to troubleshoot process issues.



  • BSc in relevant physical science plus 4 years' experience of design of active or passive devices.
  • Several years' experience of device modelling.
  • Use of commercial modelling software.
  • Experience of working directly with customers to turn requests into device specifications.
  • Ability to analyse characterisation data and extract relevant parameters to update and improve models.


  • PhD in relevant physical science.
  • Experience of commercial optical software packages such as RSoft, Fimmwave, Fimmprop, Crosslight and other finite element analysis tools.

Personal Attributes

  • Seeks to share ideas and information with others.
  • Orientated to completing tasks
  • Positive outlook.
  • Supportive of the culture and ethos of Huawei.
  • Proactive and flexible coupled to a careful and methodical approach to work.
  • Works well as a member of assigned team.
  • Self-confident with attention to detail.

If you are interested in applying, please call Lin, 0118 928 5550 or send your latest CV to

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