Luminus is a vertically integrated fast-growing high-tech company that engages in high power Light-Emitting-Diode (LED) solid-state lighting for a variety of application areas such as industrial UV, IR, medicals, projection displays, high-end illumination lighting, horticulture lighting, and automotive lighting. Luminus is at the forefront of the undergoing solid-state lighting revolution that will change lighting technology in almost every aspect of our everyday work and life. Luminus, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We foster a work environment that's inclusive as well as diverse and if you are looking for a place where you can grow, work hard, and have fun this is a GREAT opportunity to learn about the lighting technology world and be part of an exciting forward company!

Job Summary:

Luminus is looking for a self-motivated and detail-oriented Characterization Engineer to measure and characterize LED products. You will work cross-functionally with Product Development, Test, and Marketing teams.  This position is primarily located at Sunnyvale, CA.

Key Duties/Responsibilities: 

  • Plan and coordinate product testing to effectively describe the performance characteristics of LED products and their components.  
  • Develop reports and effectively communicate results, conclusions, and recommendations to Product Development and Marketing teams.  Automate routine analysis tasks, as needed.
  • Work closely with Test Engineering and Technicians to develop new characterization tools and methodology as well as to quickly learn and adapt to meet new product requirements.

Minimum Qualification Required:

  • Master or PhD (preferred) degree in Physics, Electrical Engineering or related fields
  • Excellent data analysis skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Proficiency in computer languages used to automate data analysis, such as Python.
  • Solid understanding of semiconductor device physics and optoelectronics
  • Demonstrated knowledge of statistical analysis.
  • Independently driven, ability to manage multiple simultaneous tasks effectively.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

Benefits & Perks:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • PPO, HMO, HDHP with HSA
  • Paid Time Off & Corporate Holidays
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan w/ Employer Match
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Hybrid Work Environment
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life/AD&D Insurance
  • And more!

Compensation Range: Annual Salary $100,000 - $115,000

Title and compensation will be commensurate with experience and qualification.