Senior Principal Layout Designer

  • Skyworks
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • May 28, 2018
Engineering Management / Project Management Manufacturing Telecommunications Semiconductor

Job Description

If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking. Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect. We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 48134

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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