$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)
ASIC/Layout Design Engineer: Oversees definition, design, verification, and documentation for ASIC development. Determines architecture design, logic design, and system simulation. Defines module interfaces/formats for simulation.
Contributes to the development of multidimensional designs involving the layout of complex integrated circuits. Evaluates all aspects of the process flow from high-level design to synthesis, place and route, and timing and power use.
Analyzes equipment to establish operation data, conducts experimental tests, and evaluates results. May also review vendor capability to support development.
- Knowledge: Having wide-ranging experience, uses professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways. Some barriers to entry exist at this level (e.g., dept/peer review). Level at which career may plateau.
- Job Complexity: Works on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Networks with key contacts outside own area of expertise.
- Supervision: Determines methods and procedures on new assignments and may coordinate activities of other personnel (Team Lead).
- Experience: Typically requires a minimum of 8 years of related experience. At this level, post-graduate coursework may be desirable.
Valid Through: 2019-9-16