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Optical Modem Hardware Intern (Fall 2024)

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5d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


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  • You must be proactive, flexible, and curious with strong communication skills. Self-motivated, eager to learn, and studying in relevant engineering field. Experience with test equipment and circuit design is a plus.
  • You will test and verify electro-optical circuit packs, conduct electrical and optical measurements, review and test various circuits, document test plans, and collaborate with cross-functional teams.

Off-cycle Internship

Software Engineering, EngineeringOttawa


  • In this role, you will join a team of hardware designers, focusing on the design, implementation, and verification of electro-optical circuit boards for cutting-edge networking and optical platforms.


  • A sense of urgency – what’s important to your customer is equally important to you. You make getting things done and exceeding customer expectations a priority.
  • The flexibility to work independently and as part of a broader team where decision-making and evaluation of design options is concerned.
  • You embrace change – thriving in a diverse environment of ever-changing priorities and sometimes stressful situations.
  • Curiosity to understand new technologies, analyze, troubleshoot, and solve complex problems.
  • You are self-motivated – always seeking out and methodically tackling sophisticated technical issues.
  • The ability to effectively communicate – tailoring your message to the audience and presenting information in such a way that it is easily understood.
  • A dedication to ongoing learning – allowing you to acquire information and develop new skills to solve complex problems.
  • The Must Haves:
  • Studying for degree in Electrical, Optical, Computer or Engineering Physics
  • Assets:
  • Experience with hands on test and measurement equipment, automation scripts and test equipment.
  • Knowledge of high-speed design and transmission line theory
  • Knowledge of basic Op-Amp and Power circuits
  • Knowledge of precision analog design, including development and verification of noise, precision, and stability budgets
  • Knowledge of circuit design projects and build/ soldering experience

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Software Engineering


  • Guided by an experienced engineer, you will be tasked with testing and verifying complex electro-optical circuit packs.
  • You will utilize a comprehensively equipped lab, capable of conducting electrical and optical measurements ranging from DC to 100’s Ghz.
  • You will engage in the review and testing of High-Speed, Digital, Analog control, and DC\DC Power Circuits.
  • You will significantly contribute to the documentation of test plans and reports, and participate in cross-functional meetings to synchronize the efforts of Signal Integrity, Mechanical, Thermal, Component, Optical, Test teams, and other stakeholders.
  • You will be instrumental in designing test jig circuits using the Cadence Allegro ECAD Tool Suite.


Work type

Full time

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