Job Code: PAE
Position Type: Full-Time
Company: DiCon Fiberoptics, Inc.
Location: Richmond, CA

Product Applications Engineer

DiCon Fiberoptics, Inc. is a well-established photonics technology company based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Over the past three decades, the company has developed many patented technology platforms for the optical communications and solid-state lighting industries. Utilizing these core technology platforms, DiCon develops and manufactures world-class products, and markets these products to commercial, industrial, and end-user customers. The company has strong vertically integrated capabilities, allowing it to respond rapidly to changing customer needs and emerging new market opportunities.

DiCon has an immediate opening for a Product Applications Engineer, focused on supporting our optical communications products and customers.

Job Descriptions and Responsibilities

  • Interact with customers to understand their requirements & needs, and then make a recommended solution.
  • Interact with and support customers and Sales Director with on-going projects.
  • Review and create specification documents, generic datasheets, manuals, etc.
  • Support customers with any product related issues.
  • Work collaboratively with the Sales, Engineering and Production team.
  • Attend industry trade shows, visit customers, and travel to testing labs to support qualification testing, as needed. Travel would typically be 5-10%.

Qualifications & Requirements

  • BS or MS in Physics, Optical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a related discipline.
  • Experience or familiarity with fiber optics or photonics is highly preferred.
  • Must be able to multi-task, have an excellent attention for detail, and have a good work ethic.
  • Must have a good initiative, and be both inquisitive and interested in learning.
  • Must be able to work both independently, and as part of a small, expert team.
  • Must have good communication skills, with the ability to listen, to articulate in a conversation, and to write well.

To Apply

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