Physical ASIC Design Implementation Engineer

Physical ASIC Design Implementation Engineer


Cambridge, Leuven or Eindhoven

What you will do

For the further extension of the physical digital implementation group (Back-End group) in imec.IC-link, we are looking for a highly motivated engineer.

Imec.IC-link, as part of imec, has an extensive industrial experience, contacts with leading industrial foundries, and long-standing relationships with all the main EDA tool vendors and IP providers. This unit supports worldwide customers in the layout, prototype, fabrication and test of advanced electronic products.

As ASIC design engineer within imec.IC-link, you will be in direct contact with our customers for future projects. You will have full understanding of the complete Cadence Innovus Place&Route flow:

  • Set up low power design (CPF)
  • Floorplanning & power grid design
  • Detailed Timing Driven Placement
  • STA & possible design optimisation for setup
  • Clock Tree Synthesis
  • Scan chain re-stitching
  • Detailed Timing Driven Route (incl. SI)
  • IPO’s (in-place optimization) to get the timing in all corners correct
  • Solve setup & hold violations
  • Sign-off extraction (SPEF)
  • Sign-off timing (TEMPUS)
  • Sign-off Power analysis (VOLTUS)
  • Physical verification (DRC, ERC, LVS, ANT)
  • Logic equivalent check

For hierarchical designs you can take the lead for partitioning and split the top level SDC file into timing budget requirements/constraints of the sub-blocks. You will work directly with the Physical Design implementation team during the entire chip design cycle to drive signoff closure for tape-out, You are also the technical voice to the customer to discuss his specifications.

Who you are

  • You have a Master Degree in Electronics
  • You have at least 10 years of experience in physical implementation in advanced nodes (12 – 7nm) and hierarchical designs. 
  • You have experience in power reduction techniques like gated clocks, voltage domains, memory retention and switch off power domains. 
  • You have excellent communication skills (English is a must) and can work within an international team. 
  • You enjoy interacting with customers.

Apply Now

Don't forget to mention EuroEngineerJobs when applying.

Share this Job

More Job Searches

Multiple Countries      Electronic Engineer      Industrial Engineer      Imec     

© EuroJobsites 2024