Qualcomm Analog CAD Engineer - San Jose in San Jose, California
Analog CAD Engineer - San Jose
Qualcomm Atheros Inc
Qualcomm Atheros at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qca
Engineering - Hardware
California - San Jose
Qualcomm-Atheros is looking for a self-driven individual who enjoys working with engineers in various areas of design disciplines to solve design flow issues from analog front-end simulation to physical design verification and tapeout. Work with team members in United States and/or Asia to provide analog CAD support. Design, develop, and maintain analog CAD flow.
Maintain and enhance methodologies for chip assembly, device and parasitic extraction, transistor level simulation, and physical verification such as LVS and DRC
Customize foundry model files to accommodate design needs
Develop PCELLS PDK and flow for analog design
Set up transistor level simulation and mixed-signal simulation
Set up CAD environment for EDA tools and revision control system for design databases
Enhance and customize foundry rules decks for physical verification
Set up extraction flow for post layout simulation
Interface with and provide CAD support to engineers at multiple geographic sites.
Support all tools and methodologies for both back end (analog/digital layout tools, physical verification) and front end (transistor simulation and mixed mode simulation)
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
- Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science or related field.
PhD or MSEE degree and school and/or internship experience with the following skills:
Read schematics and layout
Create circuit simulation test benches
CMOS process technology
Scripting languages in PERL, SHELL, and PYTHON
Experience with FinFETs
Understanding of analog EDA design and simulation tools.
RF design and simulation
Mixed signal simulation and setup
Write Verilog models of analog blocks
Create mixed signal test benches
Scripting languages in Cadence SKILL, and TCL
Knowledge of NIS, compute server and file server
Required: Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science or related field.
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.