Analog Design Engineer, Staff

  • Company:
    Synopsys
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    17 hours ago
  • Category:
    Engineering

Job Description and RequirementsAnalog Design Engineer, StaffOur Solution IP group in Markham, Canada is looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team of circuit timing engineers. You will be working with a cross functional team of analog and mixed signal circuit designers from a wide variety of backgrounds on our DDR IP products. This position requires hands on experience with static timing analysis (STA) tools (e.g. PrimeTime, NanoTime) with some knowledge of mixed signal circuit design principles, strong scripting skills to automate timing checks, and the ability to lead and train junior engineers to become experts in timing.Job Responsibilities:Deliver best quality custom circuit timing models to the place and route (P&R) teamImprove STA flow, identify design vs flow issues and resolve issues at the interface between mixed signal circuit and P&R digital hardwareBlack box extraction and timing characterization of analog circuit within black boxDevelop and maintain timing constraints for STA flow on mixed signal circuitsCircuit level internal timing closure and correlate between STA and extraction outputParticipate/contribute to timing expert meetings/reviews and publish regular timing status updateRequirementsMSEE and 10+ years relevant experience preferred (or equivalent education and experience)Solid understanding of static timing concepts and circuit design fundamentalsTransistor based STA experienceSiliconSmart, Nanotime and Primetime experience highly desirableCCS timing and noise model generation experienceExperienced in physical verification to debug LVS issues at block and top levelExperienced in STAR or similar extractor to debug extraction issuesGood understanding of hierarchical design, blackbox, and selected nets extractionsProficient in TCL, Perl and other scripting languages.Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.At Synopsys, we’re at the heart of the innovations that change the way we work and play. Self-driving cars. Artificial Intelligence. The cloud. 5G. The Internet of Things. These breakthroughs are ushering in the Era of Smart Everything. And we’re powering it all with the world’s most advanced technologies for chip design and software security. If you share our passion for innovation, we want to meet you.Silicon IP business is all about integrating more capabilities into an SoC-faster. We offer the world’s broadest portfolio of silicon IP-predesigned blocks of logic, memory, interfaces, analog, security, and embedded processors. All to help customers integrate more capabilities. Meet unique performance, power, and size requirements of their target applications. And get differentiated products to market quickly with reduced risk.Inclusion and Diversity are important to us. Synopsys considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, military veteran status, or disability.Synopsys Canada ULC values the diversity of our workforce. We are committed to provide access & opportunity to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodation to individuals throughout the recruitment and employment process. Should you require an accommodation, please contact hr-help-canada@synopsys.com.