Infinera

Imagine being part of a team that is fundamentally changing the way people communicate, the way they collaborate, the way they watch TV and explore the universe through the internet. Utilizing our uniquely differentiated technology, we have created an Intelligent Transport Network with more speed, capacity and scalability than ever before. Imagine a world with unlimited bandwidth. The network of tomorrow will allow for content and creativity limited only by the imaginations of its users.

Our differentiated technology includes the world’s most advanced, high capacity photonic integrated circuits (PIC) along with the corresponding high speed, analog and digital ASICs.  Our software and optical line system technologies are uniquely designed to take full advantage of the PIC’s exclusive capabilities while simultaneously providing world-class, open optical line system features for this important and fast-growing segment of the market.

If this is something that interests you, that excites you, come take a look at a team not bound by large company obstacles and bureaucracy, where an idea today can be set in motion tomorrow. Come take a look at Infinera!

Infinera Ottawa, ON, Canada
Feb 07, 2018
Intern / Co-op
Your Key Responsibilities Would Include: -           Implement and execute oDVT & HIT -           Assist in test automation initiatives -           Document design test results using established tools -           Report on test status to team leads and management Education & Experience Necessary For Success:   Requirements: -          Experience debugging hardware and firmware -          Experience with electrical and optical test equipment -          Experience with implementing automated test scripts -          Programming skills in Matlab, VB, and other scripting languages -          Attention to detail and strong problem-solving skills -          Ability to work independently -          Excellent team-working skills -          Excellent written and verbal communication skills   Education: -          Completed 2nd year, or registered in a Graduate Degree Program in Electrical and/or Computer Engineering program   Position: Temporary full time (40 hours/week) Co-op position for 18 weeks from April 30, 2018 to August 31, 2018   Infinera is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled.
Infinera Ottawa, ON, Canada
Feb 07, 2018
Full time
Your Key Responsibilities Would Include: Will be responsible for design, test, validation and release to production Printed Circuit Boards containing digital and mixed signal circuits for deployment into the telecommunications market. Duties may also include existing product engineering support and documentation   Essential Functions/Responsibilities Responsible for PCBA design and this include: schematics capture, drive PCB placement and layout. Drive designs from conceptual work, architecture requirements, functional specification, design, prototype, H/W bring up and verification Work closely with Mechanical Engineer and FPGA designer. Write detailed board level functional specifications. Support product through pre-& post-production release. Develop and execute DVT plans to ensure high-reliability in field deployment. Define production test and provide manufacturing support as necessary. Work closely with Diagnostics and software developers to define bring-up and debug requirements Knowledge, Skills and Abilities MS/BSEE and minimum of 10 years’ experience with board level hardware design, including strong knowledge of schematic capture, PCB layout, logic & signal integrity. Knowledge of Cadence Concept is not essential but considered a plus. Solid experience in microprocessor & digital circuit design, implementation of high speed I/O and clock termination techniques required. Good Knowledge of ARM based dual core processor platform (Xilinx Zynq family or similar). Knowledge of optical components (Lasers, VOAs, MPDs) and analog circuits (ADC, DAC, Opamp) is a plus. Ability to design HW control circuits for EDFA pumps and VOAs. Ability to design power monitoring circuit to detect low optical power in noisy environment. Working experience with Xilinx FPGA; Defining pin- out and provide requirement for FPGA designers. Good understanding of Telecom standards for SONET and Ethernet Protocols. Experience with implementation of on board power converters, dc-dc step-up, buck and linear regulators. Knowledge of power sequencing, clock skew control / compensation. Knowledge of PCB fabrication, fab & assembly design rules, product integration with mechanical components. Good writing and communication skills required   Infinera is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled.
Infinera Ottawa, ON, Canada
Feb 07, 2018
Full time
Imagine being part of a team that is fundamentally changing the way people communicate, the way they collaborate, the way they watch TV and explore the universe through the internet. Utilizing our uniquely differentiated technology, we have created an Intelligent Transport Network offering larger speed, capacity and scalability than ever before. Imagine a world with unlimited bandwidth. The network of tomorrow will allow for content and creativity limited only by the imaginations of its users.  If this is something that interests you, that excites you, come take a look at a team not bound by large company obstacles and bureaucracy, where an idea today can be set in motion tomorrow. Come take a look at Infinera! You will be working with leading edge products that are enabled by: world class Photonic Integrated Circuit (PIC) technology, sophisticated optics, custom ASICs, coherent DSP, advanced firmware and control algorithms. This position is a key role in a highly cross-functional team. You will help developing large-scale, highly-sophisticated test software for Infinera’s next generation of ultra-high speed line cards based on state-of-the-art PIC technology. This is a great opportunity to gain experience on industry-level test software development and advanced hardware engineering.   Responsibilities Be a key member of the optical integration team of Infinera’s Digital Coherent Optical transceiver development Interact, collaborate and work cross-functionally with optical, hardware, firmware, software, PIC and DSP design teams Develop calibration, integration and pre-ODVT methodologies for Infinera’s Digital Coherent Optical transceivers Develop Digital Coherent Optical transceiver test automation including unit level stress under CD, SOP, PDL and PMD Develop E2E system characterization methodologies and performance metrics including pre-/post-FEC Q, OSNR and CSR Contribute to developing optical, hardware, firmware and software integration test plans and reports Generate integration test procedures, test specifications and test automation software Provide status reports, keep track of deliverables, milestones and schedules   Requirements Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering plus >4 years of experience in modern digital communications and error correction coding Experience with physical layer digital optical communications, modulation and transmission system engineering Experience with electrical and optical test and measurement equipment Hands-on experience with optical communication system product development such as coherent optics transceivers Strong written and verbal communication skills, with ability to speak to various technical and management levels Proactive, collaborative, influential and creative to innovation and product development Excellent time and task management, and inter-personal skills Excellent programming skills with MATLAB, Python, C, C++, SQL etc.   Infinera is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled.
Infinera Ottawa, ON, Canada
Feb 07, 2018
Full time
Responsibilities   * All aspects of block or full chip verification including infrastructure / environment development, test plan development and execution, coverage closure and reviews * Verification flow and methodology enhancements * Definition, development and execution of ASIC/FPGA bring-up and validation plans     Requirements: * Bachelor's degree in CS/EE. Masters degree preferred. * 3+ years of experience in ASIC/FPGA Verification. * Knowledge of SystemVerilog, C/C++, and scripting languages like Python or Perl * Exposure to UVM methodology * Familiarity with assertions and functional coverage * Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a geographically diverse team environment. * Knowledge of DSP / FEC is a plus   Infinera is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled.
Infinera Ottawa, ON, Canada
Feb 07, 2018
Full time
Your Key Responsibilities Would Include: As a senior member of our firmware team in Ottawa, you will develop firmware controls for optical line system products.  The embedded control firmware is used for control of high-reliability, fiber-optic products including line cards, optoelectronic modules and sub-system controllers.  Line card products include EDF amplifiers, Raman amplifiers, ROADMs, OPM, OCM, optical switches, OTDR, spectrum equalizers and the like. In the firmware development role you will work on multiple tasks in a dynamic engineering environment: optical control firmware development, FW DVT and HW DVT test automation, FW DVT execution and manufacturing PCBA test automation.  You will contribute to control algorithm development and be responsible for FW design, then coding on DSP, MCU, FPGA and SOC platforms.  Responsibilities then include unit testing, HW integration, optical integration, SW integration and debug.  Education & Experience Necessary For Success: Experience Requirements • At least 10 years of engineering experience in appropriate function • At least 5 years of experience in a design and development function for optical line system products • At least 5 years of experience in firmware or embedded software development with TI’s DSP,  Xilinx’s ZYNQ SOC or  similar microprocessors • Prefer years of experience integrating various and adjacent disciplines including optical, HW (electronics) or test automation • Prefer years of experience coding with components, containers and similar Skill Requirements • B.S. or higher in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science • Good working knowledge of Real-Time Operating Systems and device drivers, such as TI’s BIOS, FreeRTOS,  VxWorks, Linux Kernel/U-boot/BSP/Device Drivers • Excellent C/C++ programming skills • Very good understanding of analog and digital hardware and commons used in serial communication protocols • Hands-on lab test experience with JTAG debugger, Oscilloscope, Logic Analyzer • Familiar with version control tools and bug tracking systems • Candidate must be a quick-learner and self-starter:, energetic, flexible and positive • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills • Able to work independently with little supervision • Proficiency in English speaking and writing     Infinera is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled.