Principle/Senior Test Engineer

£TBC pa | Blantyre, Glasgow, G72 0BN | Permanent

About Us

Sivers Photonics (a subsidiary of Sivers Semiconductors AB) is the world’s most advanced supplier of customised III-V compound semiconductor laser devices, which are critical to high-growth optical communications and optical sensing markets. Our photonic laser devices are enabling next-generation applications, including artificial intelligence, data-centres and ethernet.

We are a key strategic supplier to many Fortune 100 and Silicon Valley customers and collaborate with leading academic institutions and industry research centres worldwide.

From our UK-based foundry near Glasgow, Scotland, we provide end-to-end design, manufacture and qualification for early-phase prototypes and high-volume production, supporting up to 100mm wafer sizes on InP, GaAs, GaSb and GaN substrates.

Our team of over 80 staff are working across roles in R&D, wafer fabrication and backend assembly & test, as well as in various commercial roles.


Within this role you will maintain and provide support for all associated optical/electrical test equipment and systems through wafer fabrication and assembly and assist with development and installation of new test equipment & systems, both hardware and software.  In addition you will develop and implement software script / protocols to automate data extraction from raw test results.



Personal Fit

A self-motivated, open, innovative, and a pragmatic team player.  Willing to support and challenge (and to be supported and challenged) and required to mentor Junior Engineers.

Must be eligible to work in the UK.

Should you meet the qualifications for this role and are interested in joining our team, please submit your resume and cover letter for consideration to [email protected].

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Reporting to – Product, Test and Reliability Engineering Manager