Senior Digital Physical Design Engineer

Date:  Nov 13, 2022
Country:  United States
State / Province:  Colorado
City:  Colorado Springs
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  47536

Keysight is on the forefront of technology innovation, delivering breakthroughs and trusted insights to the world’s visionaries and innovators in electronic design, test, manufacturing, and optimization. Our ~14,000 employees create world-class solutions in wireless communications, 5G, automotive, quantum, aerospace, defense, and semiconductor markets for customers in over 100 countries. Our technical solutions – and our methods for creating them – help connect and secure the world. Learn more about what we do and how we do it.

 

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Senior Digital Physical Design Engineer

Keysight Technologies

Work Location: Colorado Springs, CO

About Keysight:

Keysight is on the forefront of technology innovation, delivering breakthroughs and trusted insights to the world’s visionaries and innovators in electronic design, test, manufacturing, and optimization. Our ~14,000 employees create world-class solutions in wireless communications, 5G, automotive, quantum, aerospace, defense, and semiconductor markets for customers in over 100 countries.

We’re recognized as a Great Place to Work across the globe due to our robust culture and dynamic working environment. Our global team acts as “One Keysight,” using collaboration, inclusivity, and integrity to advance technology. We’re driven and curious, and we value all ideas, especially bold ones. And our strong culture extends far beyond our own walls. We leverage our corporate social responsibility framework to support our communities, nurture the next generation of engineers, and promote environmental sustainability. Our technical solutions – and our methods for creating them – help connect and secure the world. Learn more about what we do and how we do it.

About the Job:

A major success factor for the company continues to be the development and deployment of breakthrough Digital/DSP and mixed signal ASICs that drive the performance and value of new products.  We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Physical Design R&D engineer responsible for the physical design and tape release of digital and mixed signal ASICs. 

About The Team

We are located in Colorado Springs, Colorado at the base of Pikes Peak.  You’ll collaborate in a team environment to design and verify digital / DSP and mixed signal ASICs that meets customer functionality, schedule, and quality requirements.  This job will be part of Keysight Laboratories, a world-renowned technology organization which enables Keysight to be first to market with breakthrough products and solutions. 

 

Responsibilities

Experienced Digital Physical Design ASIC R&D engineer responsible for both module level as well as SoC Level implementation from RTL to GDS of digital and mixed signal ASICs.  Solves complex and high impact design and development problems including customer application issues of varying scope and complexity. Uses product and customer applications knowledge to determine, define, develop, and validate design concepts and methods. 

  • Participate in the entire spectrum of full ASIC design activities including definition, architectures, digital logic design, IP validation and synthesis.
  • Responsible for floor planning, PNR, timing closure, STA, formal verification, low power design, clock distribution, EMIR analysis and physical verification
  • Close sign-off checks, interface with industry foundries and GDS delivery
  • Work extensively with cross functional teams to guide architecture with physical design constraints
  • Develop tool flows and drive vendors to achieve milestones

Job Qualifications

Bachelors or master’s degree in electrical or computer engineering.  Typically, 4 - 6 years relevant experience.  Requires extensive experience and knowledge and ability to work independently.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Industry tapeout experience
  • Desire to identify and debug problems.  
  • Experience with Innovus and Tempus
  • Experience with task automation and scripting
  • Strong EE fundamentals with experience in ASIC Design, DSP, digital architectures/systems, and verification of large and mixed signal ASIC designs
  • Leadership skills to gain credibility and respect to drive change and influence teams and partners towards higher levels of execution, return, and productivity
  • Strong teamwork and written/verbal communication skills

Wanted Qualifications:

  • Experience in digital and analog ASIC design flow, methodologies, and process
  • Experience with DFT architecture and implementation
  • Fluent with object-oriented programming
  • Ability to multi-task and to engage with multiple projects, engineers, and partnerships

Job Function

R&D

 

Shift:

Day Job

Schedule:

Full Time (F)

Travel Required:

None

Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable

 

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

 

Americas : United States : Colorado : Colorado Springs

Job ID : 47536 

 

Colorado Pay Range: MIN $ 103,650-$ 172,740

 The level of role is based on experience, education and skills, most offers will be between the minimum and the midpoint of the Salary Range listed above.

Note: For other locations, pay ranges will vary by region

Keysight Results Bonus Program Eligible

US Employees may be eligible for the following benefits:

  • Medical, dental and vision
  • Health Savings Account
  • Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life, Accident, Disability insurance
  • Business Travel Accident and Business Travel Health
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Flexible Time Off, Paid Holidays
  • Paid Family Leave
  • Discounts, Perks
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Adoption Assistance
  • ESPP (Employee Stock Purchase Plan)

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