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FINISAR | Sunnyvale, CA
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Thank you for your interest in Finisar Corporation! Our summer internship program has proven to be very successful. In addition to getting hands-on experience in the field(s) of your interest, this might be your first time working for a large corporation. This opportunity gives managers insight into your true future as a potential employee after graduation. We are excited for this summer's program and can't wait for our interns to add great value to the company! You must be a returning student in Fall 2019 to be considered. Our internships do not exceed 90 days. Finisar does not provide relocation or housing assistance.


* Characterization of in-house instrumentation for testing of fiber optics transceivers and subcomponents


o High speed Bit Error Rate testers

o Semiconductor Optical Amplifiers

o Optical Spectrum Analyzers

o Short pulse duration, high current sources

o Temperature forcing systems

* Programming tests in VB .NET to acquire characterization data.
* Data analysis, correlation, Gr&R studies.


* 3rd year Bachelor EE, ECE with good software skills.
* Alternatively Computer Engineering/Science student with good understanding of electronics.
* Reading and understanding of electrical schematics.
* Use of multimeters, oscilloscopes.
* Basic software coding skills ideally demonstrated on an independent prior project.
* Use of Excel or R for data analysis and visualization.

Company Overview Finisar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We also hire on a non-discriminatory basis.

Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ: FNSR) is a global technology leader of fiber optic subsystems and components that enable high-speed voice, video and data communications for networking, storage, wireless, and cable TV applications. For 30 years, Finisar has provided critical optics technologies to system manufacturers to meet the increasing demands for network bandwidth and storage. Finisar is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, USA with R&D, manufacturing sites, and sales offices worldwide.