Senior Principal Layout Designer

  • Skyworks
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Apr 09, 2018
Engineering Management / Project Management Manufacturing Telecommunications Product Semiconductor

Job Description

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is empowering the wireless networking revolution. Our highly innovative analog semiconductors are connecting people, places and things spanning a number of new and previously unimagined applications. We possess broad technology capabilities and one of the most complete product portfolios in the industry. Our customers are global industry leaders who are driving innovative platforms that are changing the way we all live, work and play. Our global team collaborates daily to create the semiconductors the world relies on. If you're looking for a challenging and exciting career in a fast-paced environment, Skyworks offers a variety of roles in an environment that promotes prompt decision making, uninhibited sharing of best practices and individual ownership. Here, you'll find minimal layers of management, open communication and mutual trust and respect.

Requisition ID: 34741

Senior Principal Layout Designer

Seeking a Layout Designer responsible for the layout of RF and mixed signal integrated circuit components from schematics, diagrams or netlists utilizing commercial/standard bulk CMOS and SOI technologies in accordance with design rules. Preferred candidate will have understanding of power/gnd/ESD/analog placement and routing considerations. Exposure to RF circuit and transmission line layouts is a plus.

As a skilled specialist in Silicon layout, candidate must have the ability to complete tasks in creative and effective ways, and work on assignments requiring considerable judgement and initiative. The candidate must also understand implications of the work and be able to make recommendations for solutions, methodologies and procedures.

Associates Degree in CAD or engineering discipline; or equivalent experience. 8 years previous experience preferred.

Must possess skills in the utilization of CAD tools, specifically Cadence 6.1.6 or 6.1.7, Cadence Virtuoso_XL, Assura & Calibre Verification tools for the generation of IC layouts and associated documentation.

A solid understanding of semiconductor manufacturing is required.

Skyworks is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting diversity in the workplace.

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