Executive Director, IC Design

Maxim Integrated Products   •  

San Jose, CA

15+ years

Posted 211 days ago

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Maxim Integrated is a highly successful, $2.31 billion company. With offices and manufacturing sites around the world, we design award-winning semiconductors that make the world more integrated. We also know that it’s our people who make us a great company. So we reward bold thinking, teamwork, personal growth, and community involvement. Want to make a difference and be challenged every day? Join us at Maxim Integrated. With analog integration, the possibilities are endless

Reporting directly to the Managing Director of design in the Cloud and Datacenter Business Unit, this proven leader with the ability to engage and motivate engineering talent, define and set deliverables, plan resources, improve the design process and achieve desired results, should have demonstrated history in the following:

    Proven track record in managing mixed signal IC design teams and developments using top down design flows and methodologies.

    Driving good design practices and discipline in product development.

    Proactive, collaborative, and creative approach to innovation, technical development and consensus facilitation to influence optimal project results.

    Experience with design of high speed mixed signal circuits, e.g., SerDes - analog/DSP based architectures, RX/TX equalization.

    Solid understanding of RF IC Transceiver architectures, design, and tradeoffs.

    Experience with various modulation formats (e.g., PAM4/NRZ), and clock/carrier recovery.

    Experience with design of Analog RF front end circuits such as Drivers, Trans-Impedance Amplifiers, limiting amplifiers.

    Good understanding of low noise PLL, clocking, and data recovery architectures.

    Solid understanding of Signal Integrity and Channel modeling.

    Excellent time and task management, and inter-personal skills.

    Willingness to travel when required.

This leader will be responsible to hire and manage a team of highly talented integrated circuit designers in Beaverton, OR San Jose, CA focusing in the area of integrated high-performance optical communication transceivers.
Minimum Qualifications     

Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering or closely related field, plus 15+ years of experience in RF IC Design, optical networking, optical and RF modulation, and data networking architectures.

Maxim is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.