Qualcomm Low Power IP Physical Implementation Engineer in San Diego, California

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Job Title

Low Power IP Physical Implementation Engineer

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


California - San Diego

Job Overview

Qualcomm's Global SoC team is actively seeking candidates for its low-power design and implementation team. This team is responsible for designing, verifying, and implementing power management IP for Qualcomm's Snapdragon mobile SoC devices.

This role is responsible for developing, improving, and executing physical synthesis solutions on Qualcomm's complex power management IP cores. Specific tasks include improving power, area, congestion, and run-time of existing flows, creating new UPF-based physical synthesis techniques, supporting power-intent definitions, and automation of flows. A successful candidate will have expertise in state-of-the-art physical synthesis tools and methodologies as well as experience in implementing IP with multiple power/voltage domains, timing constraints/closure, performing netlist-level ECOs, and understanding power-aware DFT techniques.

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

Minimum Qualifications

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

  • 5+ years in low power related ASIC design, CAD tools, validation, or related work experience in implementing complex subsystems with multiple power domains

Preferred Qualifications

8+ years of experience in low power ASIC implementation, design, power analysis, and tool automation:

  • Proficient with Synopsys DC, DCT, or DCG tools, UPF, Primetime, PTPX, Conformal Low-Power

  • Programming languages: Verilog, System Verilog Python, Perl, TcL, UNIX, C-Shell

  • Familiarity with advanced low power techniques and high-speed clocking.

Education Requirements

Education Requirements: Bachelors, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Masters, Computer Engineering and/or 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.