Member Technical Staff / IC design engineer

Requisition : EXUS/113

Location : USA

Job Overview:

  • Perform physical implementation of SoC designs
  • Responsible for steps including synthesis, floorplanning, place and route, power/clock distribution, congestion analysis, timing closure and final physical verification
  • Perform technical evaluations of vendors, process nodes and IP, and provide recommendations accordingly.
  • Develop physical design methodologies and scripts
  • Opportunity to mentor new team members


    • Must possess 1 year of hands on experience in physical design
    • Experience in block/full chip level floorplanning, placement techniques, power grid design and clock tree design
    • Expertise in low power flow (power gating, multi-Vt, voltage islands, dynamic voltage scaling, body biasing, etc) is a plus
    • Deep understanding of physical effects in DSM technologies (28nm,16nm and below)
    • Well versed with the complete RTL to GDS design flow for hierarchical designs.
    • Deep experience in STA and multi-mode, multi-scenario environments
    • Experience in synthesis flow with involvement in multiple tape outs is a plus
    • Expertise in DRC-LVS closure with ICV or Calibre (16nm experience would be plus ) .
    • Good understanding of Reliability verification checks EM, IR etc.
    • EDA Tool Experience:
      • DC/DCT, RC/Genus, ICC/ICC2, Encounter/Innovus, PrimeTime-SI, StarXT, ICV, Conformal LEC, Redhawk
    • Proficiency in scripting languages such as, Perl, Tcl and make is required.
    • Self-starter, motivated and highly efficient
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
    • Bachelors degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering is preferred

Eximius Design and its related business units provide Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.