Qualcomm Timing and Device Modeling Engineer in San Diego, California

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Job Title

Timing and Device Modeling Engineer

Post Date




Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


California - San Diego

Job Overview

Qualcomm has a mission to develop and implement high performance and energy efficient mobile devices and chipsets using the most advanced semiconductor manufacturing processes . We are looking for outstanding engineers with experience in timing verification and library modeling, CAD development and automation and low power circuit design. If you have expertise in these areas and are excited by driving leading edge semiconductor technologies to real life, this is the opportunity for you.

The engineer will be responsible for hands design and verification on all development activities in the assigned focus area: - Spice circuit test bench generation, Monte Carlo spice simulations, data processing using Matlab and Perl - Timing models validation and correlation using STA timing tools and spice simulation - Timing corners validation using full design implementation from RTL to GDS - AOCV table validation using spice simulation and STA tools - CAD automation for data mining and processing - EDA tools evaluation - Participating in project proposal development including key milestones and deliverables - Execute and deliver project goals in a timely manner - Resolve issues in all phases of development to assure smooth project execution - Conduct regular project technical review with internal and external collaborating teams on specific projects driven by the timing team

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Science, Engineering, or related field.

5+ years ASIC design, verification, or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

5+ years experience in the following areas - Semiconductor device modeling and BEOL modeling; Liberty Library modeling and characterization , AOCV timing methodology, SSTA timing methodology. - Static timing analysis tools, delay calculators, fast spice simulators. - CAD automation using: C shell, Perl, Python, Tcl/Tk, Matlab. - Circuit spice simulation and verification using: Hspice, Finesim, Spectre, BDA AFS, Cadence Oasis. Additional Skills a Plus: Design for Manufacturing, Design for Test, Design for Yield. Knowledge of PrimeTime, GoldTime, Design Compiler, Talus, ICC, Olympus, Cadence Virtuoso, Cadence Encounter, Matlab, StarRCXT, CalibreXRC, QRC, Hspice, Perl, Python.

Education Requirements

Required: Master's, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering and/or Computer Science

Preferred: Doctorate, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering and or Computer Science

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.