Company:Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Job Area:Engineering Group, Engineering Group > ASICS Engineering
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.
This position involves designing and implementing Low-power, High Performance, area-efficient embedded memory (CPUL1/L2, SRAM, register files, etc.) circuits and architectures. Position will be located in San Diego, CA. Candidates at various experience levels will be considered.
Develops memory architectures and circuit implementation techniques.This includes schematic entry, simulation of major blocks, layout planning, layout supervision and interface with CAD team for full verification and model generation.
Qualifications in the following areas are required:
+ 5+ years of academic or professional experience designing embedded memories for SoC applications
+ Strong Technical expertise in CPUL1/L2, Compiler SRAM/Register File architectures and advanced custom circuit implementations.
+ Full embedded memory design flow: Architecture, circuit design, physical implementation, compiler automation, characterization, timing and model generation
+ Physical implementation (layout) and layout supervision
+ Advanced technology nodes
Preferred qualifications in the following areas are a plus:
+ Experience with tight pitch-matched memory layout designs
+ Understanding of physical implementation impact on circuit performance
+ Familiarity with variation-aware design in nanometer technology nodes
+ Experience with low power design features and flows
+ Frequently transports between offices, buildings, and campuses up to ½ mile.
+ Frequently transports and installs equipment up to 5 lbs.
+ Performs required tasks at various heights (e.g., standing or sitting).
+ Monitors and utilizes computers and test equipment for more than 6 hours a day.
+ Continuous communication which includes the comprehension of information with colleagues, customers, and vendors both in person and remotely.
Bachelors – Engineering, Bachelors – Science
5+ years ASIC design, verification, or related work experience.
Doctorate – Electrical Engineering, Masters – Electrical Engineering
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