Photonic Engineering Praktikum / Internship

Date: Apr 11, 2019

Location: Boeblingen, BW, DE

Job ID: 31125

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Job Description

Keysight Technologies, the world's leading electronic and photonic measurement company, is looking for a full-time intern who can support our R&D activities in the field of integrated photonics. The internship is limited to six months, but there could be a possibility to conduct research for a master’s thesis afterwards.


The successful candidate will have a background in electronics and optics/photonics and has already made first experiences with testing of electrical or optical components, writing test software and analysing measurement data.


  • Setting up an electro-optical test bed for testing of integrated photonics components
  • Writing the software to perform the electro-optical characterization of integrated photonic components
  • Developing advanced algorithms for sub-system verification
  • Testing and data analysis
  • Participating in meetings with international colleagues for discussion of results

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or equivalent degree in electrical engineering, physics or related discipline
  • Good knowledge of fiber optical communication systems and/or integrated optical components gained through relevant labs, internships, projects or lectures
  • Understanding of electric and photonic measurement techniques
  • Programming skills, preferably for controlling of test beds (e.g. Python, Matlab, Labview)
  • Ideally, experience in testing of integrated optical components and in analysing and presenting test data as well as documenting test procedures
  • Ability to work in teams and approach problems analytically
  • Good English language skills

Job Function




Communications Solutions Group - Digital and Photonics COE

Employment Program:


Duration (temp position only):

6 - 12 months

Relocation Benefits:



Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:


Staffing Recruiter:


Hiring Manager:



Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:


EMEA : Germany : Baden-Württemberg : Boeblingen || EMEA : Germany : Bavaria : Munich || EMEA : Germany : Bavaria : Oberhaching || EMEA : Germany : Bayern : Garching || EMEA : Germany : Hamburg : Hamburg || EMEA : Germany : Hessen : Frankfurt/Main Niederrad || EMEA : Germany : Nordrhein Westfalen : Bochum || EMEA : Germany : North Rhine Westphalia : Ratingen



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