Job Description:

**Job Id**


Job Title

RFFE Cad Automation 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.

Qualcomm is the world leader in wireless chipsets powering the majority of 3G & 4G devices and is the largest fabless semiconductor in the world. Qualcomm is seeking qualified CAD engineers to support PDK development and tool maintenance for our Qualcomm Front-end RF design team. The primary responsibilities for this position include Cadence SiP layout symbol generation and validation, packaging rule implementation, tool utilites customization, library management, and file transfer script creation, RAVEL DRC Deck development/qualification, and supporting package designers on Cadence SiP layout. Additional responsibilities include enablement of HFSS EM simulation, Cadence analog and RF simulation, and ADS non-linear large signal simulation.

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

Minimum Qualifications

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

+ 2+ years ASIC design, verification, or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

+ Master’s or PhD degree with at least 2 years professional working experience.

+ 2+ years of professional working experience as an expert user of EDA tools including Cadence SiP/Virtuoso/ADE and Keysight ADS

+ 2+ years of professional working experience developing and validating DRC decks with RAVEL or similar language

+ Experience with Cadence SKILL coding is a plus

+ Experience in RF/mechanical simulation tools is a plus

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master’s and/or PhD in Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering

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.