Qualcomm ASIC Design Manager (CPU/Processor Design) in Bangalore, India

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Job Title

ASIC Design Manager (CPU/Processor Design)

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


India - Bangalore

Job Overview

  • This position is for RTL Design Manager role of complex Qualcomm propriety Hexagon DSP IP

  • DSP design team is responsible for delivering high-performance DSP cores which are at the heart of Qualcomm's multi-tier SoC roadmap targeted for mobile space

  • The position involves people management as well as technical management of highly accomplished RTL team of 15 people

  • Candidate must have in-depth understanding of the ASIC design flow from RTL to GDS2 and the challenges posed by advanced technologies

  • The successful candidate will possess detailed understanding of RTL design, synthesis, static timing analysis, formal verification, PLDRC, clock domain crossing, and low power techniques

  • Knowledge and experience of microprocessor integration is a definite advantage.

  • Drive RTL design of DSP IP by working with a global DSP design team involving architecture, implementation, post silicon and back-end teams

  • Implement and improve RTL and DSP Architecture

  • Develop RTL for multiple logic blocks of a DSP core

  • Run various frontend tools to check for linting, clock domain crossing, synthesis, etc.

  • Work with physical design team on design constrain and timing closure

  • Work with power team on power optimization

  • Work with verification team to collaborate on test plan, coverage plan, and coverage closure

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.

  • 7+ years Hardware Engineering experience or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15-20 years experience in processor/ASIC design

  • Solid background and understanding of Digital Design, RTL development and Processor Architecture

  • Practical experience in functional and structural RTL design, design partitioning, simulation and regression, collaboration with design verification team.

  • Must have good familiarity with latest RTL languages and tools, including: simulation systems (e.g. Modelsim, VCS), synthesis tools (e.g. Design Compile), static timing tools (e.g. Prime Time), Linting tools, CDC tools, UPF, code coverage, System Verilog Assertion, etc.

  • Experience with the following area is highly desirable:

  • Strong processor architecture knowledge

  • Microarchitecture implementation

  • Microprocessor integration

  • Low power design

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to work in a team environment. Good self-direction and time management skills

  • Experience in AMBA, AHB, AXI, JTAG and debug protocols

  • Gate-Level Simulation and Debug 0-delay, timing annotated and power aware

  • Experience is verification of Processor subsystems (ARM/DSP) is preferred

  • Exposure to silicon bring up, silicon testing , bench and application testing is a definite plus

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor's, Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master's, Electrical Engineering

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.