Technical Sales Engineer

£TBC pa | (Onsite) Blantyre, Glasgow, G72 0BN | Permanent

Company Brief

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, sensing and wireless markets.  Our photonic laser devices are enabling next generation applications including artificial intelligence, data-centres and quantum technology.

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

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.

We currently employ 77 staff across roles in R&D, wafer fabrication and backend assembly & test, as well as in various commercial roles.


We have an exciting opportunity in a newly created role for a Technical / Senior Technical Sales Engineer. Reporting to the Sales and Marketing Director, Technical Sales Engineers at Sivers Photonics are responsible for engaging with new and existing customers to win high value customisation projects for the design and production of photonic devices.

This is a key role that involves working with a wide range of global customers to uncover and understand their photonic chip design and production requirements.

Collaborating with the Sivers Photonics commercial, technical, operations, and production teams, Technical Sales Engineers create project proposals for internal and external audiences, compile quotations, and specify detailed work packages that deliver high value chip design projects.


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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.