Senior/Staff Memory Design engineer
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
Engineering – Hardware
California – San Diego
Qualcomm is the largest fabless design company in the world, providing hardware, software and related services to nearly every mobile device maker and operator in the global wireless marketplace. A state-of-the-art high performance, low power memory system is at the heart of Qualcomms multi-tier mobile SOC roadmap.
This position involves designing and implementing Low-power, High Performance, area-efficient embedded memory (CPUL1/L2, SRAM, register files, etc.) circuits and architectures. **Responsibilities:** Develop memory architectures and circuit implementation techniques.
Schematic entry, simulation of major blocks, layout planning, layout supervision and interface with CAD team for full verification and model generation.
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
+ Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering, or related field.
+ 2+ years ASIC design, verification, or related work experience.
**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
+ Experience with tight pitch-matched memory layout designs
+ Understanding of physical implementation impact on circuit performance
+ Familiarity with variation-aware design in nano-meter technology nodes
+ Experience with low power design features and flows
Required: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering
Preferred: Doctorate, Computer Engineering 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.
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.