- Analog / Mixed-Signal IC Design Engineer
- A track record as a team player and capable of leading teams.
- Proven experience in developing and meeting engineering schedules.
- Strong analytical skills.
- Strong organizational, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.
Job Description /Other Requirements:
- Thorough understanding of detailed analog circuit design and the ability to design independently various functional blocks.
- Detailed knowledge in the design and operation of the following analog blocks:
- Basic Analog building blocks (op amps, comparators, current sources, currentmirrors, voltage references).
- Power management blocks (bandgap references, linear regulators, DC-DC converter of various topologies, LDOs).
- System level protection blocks (UVLO, POR, OTP, Short circuit protection etc).
- PLL and transceiver blocks (output drivers, multiplexer and de-multiplexer, clock generator, equalizers, clock and data recovery, frequency detectors, oscillators, filters).
- ADCs and DACs.
- In-depth understanding of leading process technologies such as sub-micron CMOS/BiCMOS/DMOS, BCD, HV.
- Experience with design practices such as minimizing device mismatch, noise, signal coupling,ESD, latchup and device SOA is a must.
- Experience with simulation tools required to efficiently simulate analog/mixed-signal circuits e.g. Spectre, Ultrasim, HSpice, etc.
- Understanding of simulation models, design rules and verification procedures (DRC/LVS/ERC) is essential.
- Modelling and design skills in Verilog-A/Verilog-AMS and system modelling with Matlab is an added advantage.
- Experience in IO interface circuit design and analysis.
- Exposed to High Speed IOs e.g. USB2, LVDS, PCIE, Serdes, MIPI.