Full-Time

Staff Photonics Packaging Engineer

Posted on 6/6/2024

Aurora Innovation

Aurora Innovation

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous driving systems for vehicles

Industrial & Manufacturing
Data & Analytics
Hardware

Senior

Mountain View, CA, USA

Requirements
  • B.S. / M.S. in Optics, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or related field + >5 years of industry experience
  • Experienced with optical assembly and testing in production environment
  • Experience with photonic integrated circuits
  • Experience with micro-optics package development
  • Experience with opto-electronic package design
  • Experience with mechanical design and prototyping
  • Well organized, detail oriented self starter in a complex environment
Responsibilities
  • Work on the development and design of subassemblies for lidar sensors
  • Develop and optimize micro-optical assembly processes
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Conduct experiments to evaluate process capabilities
  • Troubleshoot assembly process issues
  • Document process development activities
  • Design and optimize sub-assemblies for light emitting devices
  • Design and validate necessary tooling for optical packaging and testing
  • Support thermo-mechanical modeling of customized photonic packages
  • Support reliability testing of photonic subassemblies
  • Work with NPI and production to support product transfer into production

Aurora is developing the Aurora Driver, an intelligent autonomous driving system designed for multiple vehicle types, including freight-hauling trucks and ride-hailing passenger vehicles. The technology incorporates a fusion of sensor types, high definition mapping data, and continuous training on public roads and in virtual tests to ensure safe and efficient autonomous transport.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$5.4B

Headquarters

Mountain View, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

-14%

2 year growth

16%

Benefits

Medical, Vision, Life Insurance

Paid leave

Vacation, Holidays & Sick Time

LinkedIn Learning

Aurora Academy

401(k)

Commuter Benefits

Flexible Spending Account

Onsite Food

PerkSpot

Working from Home Support

Emotional & Physical Wellness

Employee Assistance Program

INACTIVE