Company: Schlumberger
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Education: PhD/Doctorate
Location: Clamart, France
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The Optoelectronics Engineer is responsible for designing and developing novel optical and optoelectronic systems, assemblies, tools and processes for innovative fiber optics sensing systems. The Optoelectronics Engineer assists in planning, conducting and evaluating approaches to meet project objectives in a timely fashion.

  • Conceptualize, design and build prototypes, products and systems suitable for testing. Design test procedures and test equipment to evaluate design concepts. Perform, analyze and document tests and results.

  • Responsible for selecting optimal components, working with suppliers to ensure components meet design requirements. Develop assembly processes, assemble optical and optoelectronic assemblies, test components and assemblies.

  • Responsible for hands-on work in the lab. Set-up lab equipment required for testing new components and assemblies. Maintain lab and lab equipment, including calibration to standards.

  • Collaborate with project stakeholders to ensure agreement on requirements, specifications, risks assessments and timelines.

  • Collaborate with other engineers on the team such as electronics, firmware and software engineers to ensure overall design meets requirements and timelines.

  • Participate in technical reviews of project requirements, specifications and risk analysis.

  • Ensure designs meet and exceed product requirements, regulatory requirements and international standards.

  • Create and maintain product documentation.

  • Make presentations to technical and management audiences.

  • Author technical reports, papers, articles and patents.

  • Maintain familiarity with company technology, organization and business. Keep abreast of novel technical concepts and markets. Learn new skills and practices as required to develop products that maintain Schlumberger's technical leadership.


  • Masters / PhD in Optics, Optoelectronics, Electronics Engineering, and/or related discipline

  • Thorough knowledge with relevant industry experience in optoelectronics or fiber optics technologies

  • Experience in research or product design and development methods

  • Experience in using various hardware & software tools used in research and product development

  • Independent thinker, innovative, collaborative, self-driven, hands-on

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects in team environment

  • Strong analytical and data interpretation skills

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills

  • Professional proficiency in English language

  • Knowledge of signal processing, machine learning desirable

Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

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