Lumerical Application Engineer

Job Summary
Lumerical is a leading developer of photonic simulation software – software which enables research and development professionals to predict how light behaves within complex structures, circuits, and systems. Photonics unlocks many possibilities for the world’s most innovative companies .
Lumerical is looking for an Applications Engineer, located in Seoul, Korea, to join the Technical Services Group. As an Applications Engineer, you will work closely with customers to help them achieve their R&D goals using Lumerical’s industry-leading photonic design software.
Fielding challenging enquiries regarding product usage in advanced applications
Enhancing Lumerical’s knowledge base by developing and documenting simulation methodologies to address novel customer problems
Creating and maintaining product training courses for both live
Identifying promising areas for future products through interaction with customers
Working with the R&D team to test and develop new products
Traveling, up to 20 %, to understand customer needs, offer support and conduct training.
Minimum Qualifications
Experience using Lumerical’s simulation tools or other photonic modeling tools
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Physics, Physics or Electrical Engineering
Good understanding of photonic science, applications and technologies
Excellent presentation skills and attention to detail
Fluent in written and spoken English
A keen interest in working with customers to ensure their success
Preferred Qualifications
• Experimental or theoretical knowledge of photonic applications of industrial interest including photonic integrated circuits, optical communication systems, solar cells, LEDs, or CMOS image sensors
Graduate level courses in solid state devices
Familiarity with EDA design flows, including compact model development and validation
Participation in an MPW run, including design, fabrication, and testing
Programming experience with MATLAB, Python or similar language