Volt Workforce Solutions Layout Engineer, Principal(Unclassified) in Goleta, California

Layout Engineer, Principal (Unclassified) in Goleta, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contingent

  • Location: Goleta, CA

  • Job Type: Engineering Disciplines

  • Duration: 48 weeks

  • Date Posted: 1/17/2019

  • Job ID: 153482

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

  • Phone 9197827440

Job Description

Job Title: Layout Engineer, Principal

Location: Goleta, California


Volt is looking to hire Layout Engineer for our client based in Goleta, California .

A successful candidate will join our IC Design Layout team and be responsible for integrated circuit layout, design verification (DRC and LVS), tape out procedure and interface with foundries.

Required Skills:

  • Experience in integrated circuit IC Layout engineering for full custom CMOS designs using CAD software like Cadence Virtuoso, Mentor Graphic Calibre (DRC/LVS).

  • The Layout IC Designer will work with the IC design team to take circuit designs from schematic through physical verification, tape-out, and/or reticle assembly.

  • Ability to perform layout at all levels of hierarchy is required, from leaf cell to top-level floor-planning and chip assembly.

  • The successful candidate will have a solid understanding of CMOS technology.

  • Good documentation and communication skills.

  • Experience with design rule check (DRC) and layout vs. schematic (LVS) using Calibre or other software

Desired Skills:

  • Comprehensive understanding of layout flows, methodologies and layout of digital and analog blocks for use in larger mixed-signal circuits

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to define and adhere to project layout schedules is required

  • Experience managing design tools and the related infrastructure required for IC design and layout.

  • Experience with automatic placement and routing tools, schematic and layout tools such as Cadence Virtuoso, and Mentor Calibre for design creation and verification , is strongly desired.

  • Experience with revision control software, SKILL scripting, minor process design kit (PDK) modification to support layout flows, and experience with chip-level floor-planning, are strongly preferred.

Required Education : (This is the minimum level of education or degree and major required for the position.) BSEE degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent experience required.

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com at http://www.volt.com/ and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com at http://jobs.volt.com/

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.