Structural Design Engineer
CEG HIP MYS is seeking senior Structural Design Engineer to join our talented and vibrant team. You will be directly involved in delivering next generation DDRPHY designs for SoC applications on Intel leading process node
Key Responsibilities for this position includes but not limited to:
Technical expertise in the RTL to GDSII phase of the ASIC design flow
Top level partitioning, budgeting, pin placement, IR analysis , both static and dynamic
Proficient in aspects of physical design from RTL handoff through streaming out a clean GDSII such as Floorplan, Synthesis, Auto Place and Route, Clock Tree Synthesis techniques and clock tree optimization, Timing analysis and optimization with ideal and propagated clock trees, Performance Verification, Reliability Verification, Power Analysis and Optimisation, Timing Closure etc.
Handling of floorplan iterations to conclude on the correct partitions, pin placement based flyline and connectivity between different blocks, global route based congestion estimation, power pushdown, clock tree pushdown, integration, ECO generation, top level physical verification signoff etc.
Exposure to industry standard EDA standard tools related to physical design such as IC compiler, fusion compiler, primetime etc.
Possess strong initiative, analytical/problem solving skills, team working skills, ability to multitask and be able to work within a diverse team environment.
You should possess a relevant educational qualification, BSEE or equivalent with 5+ years/MSEE or equivalent with 4+ years design experience in the structural/physical design domain. Additional qualifications include:
Have multiple tapeout experience in deep submicron
Experience in relevant VLSI structural/physical design methodology, flows and relevant EDA tools will be an advantage
Experience in Block level and Fullchip floor planning and power grid planning.
Previous experience as a key technical leading role in development and delivery of leading edge physical databases for ASICs, SoCs or IPs will be an advantage
Experienced in industry RTL to GDSII tools: Fusion Compiler, Design Compiler, IC Compiler II, PrimeTime, etc
Handson expertise with scripting languages such as Python, Perl, TCL, and knowledge of hardware description languages VHDL and Verilog.
Experience/knowledge in DDR is strong advantage
Familiar with UNIX, and well-versed in Shell and C Programming
Strong in problem solving, debugging various simulation failures, formal verification etc.
Strong written and oral communication skill. Able to communicate well with counterparts and key stakeholders including cross-site partners