Mask Layout Designer
- Location: San Diego, CA
Novus' client is seeking an experienced Mask Layout Designer to fulfill both block and project lead level roles working in a very large team environment. Responsibilities will vary depending on experience and expertise. The layout designer will be responsible for physical design of RF and analog circuits in a fast paced environment. Detail custom layout including floorplan, placement, routing, verification, and release of final database for high frequency RF circuits. Provide accurate schedule and plan to meet project milestone deadlines, debug complex verification errors, mentor junior layout designers, able to lead a team to deliver high quality layout that meets design requirements, understanding of hierarchical planning and integration, chip design from top down and bottom up through tapeout.
4+ years of experience with RF high frequency circuit custom layout at chip, block and device levels, knowledge with LNA, Mixer, VCO. Advanced knowledge of Caliber DRC/ERC/LVS verification and debugging tools, Virtuoso XL schematic driven layout design flow.
Experience with Cadence Virtuoso XL, Calibre, UNIX and Windows based applications.
Excellent communication skills and ability to work within a team
Required: Associate's, Electrical Engineering