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Principal Analog Design Engineer

Job Title: Principal Analog Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: asap
REF: KGPrincipal_1506510365
Contact Name: Kerrie Gaurd
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Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Become a member of a world-class analog IC design team in providing high performance IC solutions for leading data communications and networking company. As a designer, you will have opportunity to design high performance analog and mixed-signal IPs and products. As a team member, you will participate in the whole product design cycle from definition of the circuit architecture and circuit implementation to the silicon test and validation.

Job Posting Title:

Principal Analog Design Engineer

Job Description:

  • Develop Analog IC design IPs such as Data Converters (A/D, D/A), Phase Locked Loop (PLL), reference circuits with emphasis on high speed applications;
  • Take charge of Key IP developments for analog/mixed-signal IC design projects;
  • Engage with other team members to establish design requirements and IP specifications. Provide technical support to more junior members of the team.
  • Provide technical guidance to layout, application and evaluation teams;
  • Deliver design documents including the design specifications, review forms and evaluation plans;
  • Definition, design, simulation, verification and documentation of high performance mixed signal integrated circuits;
  • Responsible for all activities ranging from architecture and design to silicon bring up and characterisation;
  • Collaborate with Applications, Process Technology, CAD, Test, Reliability, Marketing and Product Engineering;
  • Define, coordinate and conduct design verification tests to ensure compliance to customer, environmental and regulatory requirements.
  • Supports customer applications questions and issues.

Job Requirement:

  • MSEE degree with a minimum of 10 years of related Analog/Mixed-Signal design experience. Ph.D. in a related field is a plus.
  • Experience in the design of high-speed Analog ICs, such as A/D and D/A converters, PLLs, with focus on top-level integration.
  • Proficiency in the design of building blocks, such as high speed op-amps, compactors, clock distribution elements, reference voltage and current source circuits.
  • Knowledge of semiconductor device physics and process technology. Experience in layout design.

Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a team environment.

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