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Hardware engineer – optical transport r&d (new grad)


This is a Full-time position in Ottawa, ON posted February 21, 2020.

Ciena may well be the most important technology company you’ve never heard of.

The innovations that wow us (driverless cars), and those we now take for granted (the ability to mobile-stream your favorite show) are the products of ingenuity from some brilliant and forward-thinking companies.

But those companies rely on Ciena, another vanguard of innovation, to create and advance the underlying networks that bring their breakthroughs to our doorsteps.

VR, AI, IOT, 5G … literally none of it would be possible without the mind-boggling technology that makes the internet itself work.

For more than 25 years, Ciena has been the global leader in networking strategy, and our technology has been part of the critical infrastructure running within the most advanced companies in the world.

ResponsibilitiesRole overview – overview of the focal points of this roleParticipate in numerical tool development, continuous maintenance, and improvementProvide technical leadership to the development of computationally efficient, accurate, optical performance-estimatorsUnderstand and quantify the performance of optical signals propagated through chain of optical amplified spans and ROADMsDevelop and implement engines that simulates the optical hardware and control algorithms to match the performance of the real product, and guarantee the optical network performanceSupport the neighboring teams using the performance models to solve Customer applicationsWhy is this role important within Ciena?

What impact can you expect to have?As an optical system designer working on Planning and Link Engineering simulation tools, you will help empowering Ciena’s Sales Engineering and our customers to design efficiently and planned optimally systems to meet requirements and expectations.As Ciena’s systems becomes intelligent, self-aware and adaptive simulators are critical to assess optical networks dynamical responses to predict performance, to maximize value and to quantify benefits of Ciena’s proposal.

As an optical system designer working on those tools, you will be at the center of this development.What type of work environment will you be working in?

Who are the key teams with whom you will interact?The role of an optical system designer working on Planning and Link Engineering tools simulation tools has a large component of system integration.

So, you will be having a pivotal role in connecting many multidisciplinary teams such as photonic HW, photonic systems control, Modems designs and testing, Planning Tools U/UX design teams, sales teams, etc.What technical experience and/or professional and personal skills are required for this role?Understanding of optical systems, components, device physics, error analysis and statisticsExcelling in understanding complex systems, divide in functional blocks, organize assemble through APIsExperience working with and/or developing modeling tools is a strong assetExcellent technical writing ability in EnglishExcellent communication and vulgarization capabilitiesStrives for excellenceEnjoys challenging problemsAutonomousKnowledge of version control systemsMatlab, C/C++ programming skillsFamiliarity with LinuxRewarding experience.

Meaningful outcomes.Making a difference in people’s lives through design and implementation of leading network technologies.

That’s what motivates us.A distinct way to workFree thinking, free discussion, and collaboration are the norm.

Expect more satisfying outcomes both personal and professional.Ciena values the diversity of our workforce and respects its employees as individuals, regardless of race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, gender or age.Ciena is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.

If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise Ciena in a timely fashion of the specific needs / accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

Information received relating to any specific needs / accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.What you can expect from usYou will receive notification of your successful applicationSuccessful applicants will be contacted by Talent Acquisition for an initial discussionIf suitable you will be considered for the short list and our formal interview process