Standard Cell Engineer
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
Engineering – Hardware
California – San Diego
Qualcomm is the leading fabless design company, 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, and area-effective standard cell library provides a strong foundation for Qualcomms multi-tier mobile SOC roadmap. The Qualcomm standard cell library team is searching for a highly qualified engineer who can lead the development of next-generation standard cell libraries for automotive (AUTO) SOC. The candidate will define, develop, and advance standard cell libraries through a holistic method linking advanced process technologies to circuit design and to SOC design with AUTO-grade performance and reliability (EM, high-temperature aging effects, etc.)
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
+ Bachelors degree in engineering, science, or related fields
+ 5 years of ASIC design, verification, or related work experience
+ Awareness of ASIC reliability
+ Experiences in or solid understanding of auto-grade standard cells
+ Experiences in developing standard cell architectures, circuits, and verification methodologies
+ Reliability-aware design methodology concerning electromigration (EM), high-temperature device aging effect, Vmin, etc.
+ Experiences in developing or assessing standard cell KPI, PPA, high-sigma circuit, etc.
+ Understanding of Built-in-Reliability
+ Solid understanding of device scaling challenges and circuit-process technology interactions applicable for advanced FinFET nodes
+ Experiences in new-design silicon validation and design for yield
Required: Bachelor’s, Computer and/or Electrical Engineering
Preferred: Master’s or PhD, Computer 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.