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R&D Physicist



Modi'in-Maccabim-Re'ut, Israel
Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2024

R&D Physicist

  • R&D
  • Modiin, Israel
  • Intermediate
  • Full-time


Dustphotonics is developing cutting-edge technology in Silicon Photonics which is revolutionizing connectivity and communication in the data centers.

Silicon photonics is becoming a standard technology used for high performance systems, solving challenges of performance, integration, power and cost. This technology is growing rapidly also in other markets such as Healthcare, LIDARs and other sensors.

At DustPhotonics, we are looking to solve the difficult problems, in a smart and simple way, by thinking out of the box, leveraging the knowledge and know-how of the team members, and work as team to create Magic.

We believe in working hard but having fun on the way to success.

We welcome you to join our team - Apply for your next career opportunity with us!

We are seeking a talented and motivated R&D Physicist to join our company.

In this role, you will be responsible for designing and carrying out experiments for SiPh chip performance and characterization, performing and analyzing laboratory experiments of chip level optical systems assembly, and developing and managing setups for photonics and laser devices characterization. In this roll you will be required to travel abroad for demonstrations and exhibitions as needed.



  • Good understanding of optics and photonics.
  • Hands-on experience with optical lab setups.
  • Experience in preparation and execution of test plans, data analysis and DOE.
  • Good grasp of statistical analysis methods and tools.
  • Willingness to travel internationally for demonstrations and exhibitions.
  • Advantage - Hands-on experience with laser and photonics test at wafer, bar, and chip level.
  • Advantage - Programming skills.


  • B.Sc. / M.Sc. – physics, electro-optics or other relevant degree.


  • At least 2 years of work experience in relevant field, electro-optics laboratory / R&D team.

Personal Attributes:

  • Excellent attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and tight deadlines.


  • Design and carry out experiments for SiPh chip performance and characterization.
  • Perform and analyze laboratory experiments of chip level optical systems assembly.
  • Develop and manage setups for photonics and laser devices characterization.
  • Provide technical support to the R&D team for experiments and data analysis.
  • Contribute to the development of new testing methodologies and techniques.
  • Ensure adherence to experimental protocols and safety procedures.
  • Maintain laboratory equipment and supplies.