Job Description:

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Job Title

Frontend Implementation Principal Engineer

Post Date



Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering – Hardware


California – San Diego

Job Overview

Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age – and this is where you come in.

We are looking for bright ASIC engineers with excellent analytical and technical skills. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a fast-paced team responsible for delivering Snapdragon CPU design, flows for high performance SoCs in sub-7nm process for mobile space.

You will be responsible of CPU Implementation, with emphasis in synthesis, timing closure, power analysis and low power optimization.

+ Develop constraints, run physical synthesis, low Power checks, timing and power analysis

+ Create design of experiments and do detailed comparison analysis to improve quality of results

+ Work closely with RTL design, physical design, low power and automation teams to optimize performance and power

+ Generate, review and validate design constraints to achieve timing closure of High-speed cores

+ Tabulate metrics results for analysis comparison

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

Minimum Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or closely related field.

+ 8+ years of experience with Synthesis with Genus, Power analysis with PTPX, STA with Primetime

+ 8+ years of experience with formal verification (formality/conformal), and ASIC flow with low power, performance and area optimization techniques

+ 8+ years of experience with multiple power domain implementation with complex UPF/CPF definition

Preferred Qualifications

+ Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or closely related field.

+ 15+ years of experience with CPU micro-architecture and their critical path

+ 4+ years experience with Low power implementation techniques, High speed CPU implementation, and place and route tool experience

+ 4+ years experience with constraint management tool and Verilog coding

+ 4+ years experience with Perl/Tcl scripting

+ 2+ years of work experience in a role requiring interaction with executive leadership (e.g., Vice President level and above).

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience

Preferred: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science or equivalent experience

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.

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.