Job Description:

**Job Id** E1958387

**Job Title** Circuit Design Engineer

**Post Date** 08/30/2017

**Company-Division** Qualcomm Datacenter Technologies, Inc.

Qualcomm Datacenter Technologies, Inc.

**Job Area** Engineering – Hardware

**Location** North Carolina – Raleigh

**Job Overview** The Qualcomm Server CPU team designs high-performance, low-power microprocessor cores that are integrated into Qualcomms Centriq line of Server products. Qualcomm’s CPU Team is currently seeking candidates to join the custom circuit team at the Raleigh, NC office. Qualcomms custom circuit team uses industry standard CAD tools in concert with custom flows to develop innovative circuit solutions for microprocessor products. Responsibilities include: schematic entry, circuit simulation, circuit optimization, layout implementation, and timing analysis (RTL to GDS). Designs must meet aggressive targets for circuit performance, dynamic power, leakage power and area.

Candidate must be able to work effectively as part of a highly integrated and interdependent design team to meet project objectives. Work with machine architects to develop novel circuit structures that provide competitive advantage to Qualcomms microprocessors. Work with technology team to exploit leading edge foundry solutions. This role spans semi-custom data path macros to full custom memory design.

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

**Minimum Qualifications** 3 or more years of experience in custom CPU circuit design is required

**Preferred Qualifications** Experience in the following areas is preferred:

– Custom Data path circuit design

– Memory circuit design Small-swing SRAM to full-swing Register File arrays

– Tool Automation – auto layout generation

– Variation aware design

– High-performance, low-power design techniques

– Scripting (Skill, TCL, Perl)

**Education Requirements** BSEE required; MSEE/PhD preferred

**EEO employer: including race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability & veterans status.**

About Qualcomm

Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.