Physical Design (PD) Engineer

Location: Fremont, CA
Date Posted: 01-06-2016
Novus Resources is seeking a talented Physical Design (PD) Engineer to work onsite in Fremont, CA with our client, a world leader in next-generation mobile technologies.

This position offers a rare opportunity to influence and be a driving force for future development of our client's core products and give you the ability to drive the direction, in an environment where total ownership is yours!

Reporting to the Physical Design Manager, this Engineer will be joining a World Class Team in Fremont, CA

Must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship. No third party C2C applicants will be considered at this time.
The Physical Design Engineer will own the digital physical design and implementation of multiple blocks and/or chips from synthesis through manufacturing mask release for our advanced communication processors and chips. These Next Generation processors and chips are varying in size using a 16nm foundry process.
The successful PD Engineer will: 
  • Run the full range of EDA software: synthesis, place and route, LEC, parasitic extraction, timing analysis and ECO, DRC, LVS, EM, IR, Power analysis, and others.  
  • Participate in the maintenance and development of the physical design flows and methodologies
  • Work closely with the RTL design, verification, CAD tools and the manufacturing test team 
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelors’ Degree in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent work experience)
  • 10+ years’ experience in physical design, automated place and route, static timing analysis and power grid design and analysis.
  • Understanding in digital logic synthesis.
  • Capability in Design for Manufacturing (DFM), Test insertion (DFT) and Debug.
  • Understanding of Logical equivalency checking (LEC).
  • Exposure to design rule checking (DRC) required.
  • Ability to write scripts in tcl, Perl, Python to automate tasks and improve debug efficiency is desired.
  • Experience with Cadence or Synopsys Physical Design tool suite. 
Preferred Qualifications
  • Masters’ degree in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent work experience)
  • Experience with Cadence Physical Design tool suite (RC, EDI, Innovus, QRC, Tempus, Voltus, PVS) is a plus
Technical Recruiter
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