SMTS Design Engineer

Advanced Micro Devices   •  

Fort Collins, CO

5 - 7 years

Posted 242 days ago

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  • Analog circuit and mixed-signal design in deep submicron processes

  • High-speed I/O SerDes Design

  • This engineer will design and drive to completion (through schematics to final layout) a large mixed-signal macro

  • Provide expertise in design, process and integration for advanced technology development.


  • 5-10 years of professional experience in the semiconductor industry doing analog mixed-signal circuit design

  • High-speed I/O SerDes TX/RX design knowledge.  Also linear LDO voltage regulator design desirable

  • Good understanding of CDR, bandgaps, PLL and DLL techniques and circuits

  • Experience with advanced semiconductor technologies such as 16nm and 7nm preferable

  • Previous design work with FinFETs is preferred

  • Minimal understanding of Verilog RTL is preferred, as well as a general knowledge of the backend physical flow

  • Familiarity with all Design areas and tools, (Hspice, Spectre etc.) and solid understanding of design/technology interactions

  • Database query and statistical analysis skills strongly desired

  • Comprehension of basic digital circuits is preferred

  • Should understand and be able to debug Calibre DRC, EDRC and ERC issues

  • Strong understanding of analog mixed-signal layout techniques and circuit/layout interactions

  • Python and/or Perl programming very desirable.  Also should be familiar with C++ / UNIX coding

  • Good understanding of computer organization/architecture.

  • Laboratory experience, including the use of equipment: oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, etc.

  • Strong analytical/problem solving skills and pronounced attention to details.

  • Must be a self-starter, and able to independently drive tasks to completion.

  • Good teamwork and communications skills are mandatory


  • BS + 8 years or MS + 6 years or PhD + 2-3 years Electrical Engineering and/or Computer Architecture work experience

Requisition Number: 62641