Job Description:

**Job Id** E1959438

**Job Title** Physical Design Engineer

**Post Date** 11/09/2017

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

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

**Job Area** Engineering – Hardware

**Location** California – San Diego

**Job Overview** This individual will contribute as a team member for Full Chip Level and Hierarchical Block Level Place and Route & static timing analysis(STA) for Wireless Modem physical design for cutting edge mobile products across established wireless standard/protocol in the mobile, networking, computing and consumer electronics markets. The responsibility in this role involves good understanding of functional, test (DFT) mode constraints for place and route, floorplanning, power planning, IR drop analysis, placement, multi-mode & multi-corner (MMMC) clock tree synthesis, routing, timing optimization, 2.5D RC extraction, signal integrity, cross talk noise and delay analysis, debugging timing violations for multi-mode and multi-corner designs, implementing timing fixes, rolling in functional ECOs, physical verification (drc, lvs, antenna), debugging and fixing violations and formal verification. The individual also should have deep knowledge on scripting and software languages including PERL/TCL, Linux/Unix shell and C. This individual will design, verify and delivers complex modem Physical Design solutions from netlist and timing constraints to the final product. Will also act as a strong contributor at design reviews and project meetings and communicate and implement a development plan.

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

**Minimum Qualifications** **Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, and 1+ years industry experience/coursework in the following areas:**

+ Physical Design

+ Place & Route tool experience on Synopsys ICC2 and/or Cadence Innovus

+ Timing closure experience in Synopsys PTSI

+ Formal verification experience

+ Physical verification experience

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering

+ Strong communication skills

**Education Requirements** Required: Bachelor’s, Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master’s, Electrical Engineering

**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.