HRL Laboratories is a physical science and engineering research laboratory. It focuses on pioneering research and providing technology solutions using state of the art equipment. It has a 250,000 square feet lab space, 72-acre land in its headquarters in Malibu, California. its mission is to develop and apply world-class science, engineering, and technology to achieve its clients’ goals. its vision is to be a leading destination for the country’s best scientists and engineers while being an authority in its field. Its core values include integrity, customer satisfaction, and excellent delivery. Its products include power amplifiers and multi-chip modules. It offers wafer services, foundry services, pilot product manufacturing services, device modeling, and epitaxial growth. The following job opportunities are available; machine learning and computer vision scientist, simulation engineer, integration engineer, SQL database administrator, data engineer, hardware design engineer, etc. Employee benefits include an insurance package, a retirement savings plan, and paid time off.
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Engineer III - IC Physical Layout Engineer
Malibu, CA, USA Req #167
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
EDUCATION DESIRED: BS or MS., Electrical Engineering
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Experience in Cadence Virtuoso layout design flow and worked in high performance analog CMOS/BICMOS layouts including block level and chip level layout requirements. Understanding of parasitic impact on circuit performance, mask-reticle implementation is a plus. Capable of top level floor planning of blocks and knowledge of transistors, capacitors, and resistors in sub-micron process.
EXPERIENCE DESIRED: At least 3 years as IC physical layout with ability to:
Capability to communicate effective with circuit designers and flow down the layout design requirements.
Understand CAD tools: Cadence Virtuoso, Calibre DRC/LVS/LPE, Assura.
Thorough understanding of deep sub-micron layout designs practices such as metal density rules, transistor and capacitor matching.
Ability to resolve LVS/DRC errors.
Parasitic extraction and layout optimization.
Experience with layout of custom devices (eg. transistors, diodes, resistors, capacitors, MEM structures)
Experience with full custom analog IC layout and high frequency RF IC layout
Familiarity with semiconductor IC technologies (e.g., SiGe BiCMOS, deep sub micron CMOS (FinFET and FDSOI), and III-V technologies (GaN, InP, etc.).
Strong background in performing full custom analog, mixed-signal and RF IC layout.
Full custom circuit, block, and chip layout using Cadence Virtuoso tools, Layout L/XL, and physical verification tools Assura and Calibre
Capable of customizing/generating standard cells for automated digital design flows
Familiarity with Linux workstation environment
Familiarity with electromagnetic (EM) impact on layout is a plus
ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS: Proficiency in use of computers, engineering work stations, complex electronic equipment, oral and written communication, interaction with vendors/colleagues and willingness to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. Ability to work well in a team and independently. Self-starter with the ability to take ownership of projects, keep them well organized, and drive them to completion.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: U.S. citizenship is required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance. Active SSBI is a plus.
This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "U.S. Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. ? 120.15 is required. "U.S. Person" includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.
HRL Laboratories is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training or promoting, on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, U.S. military or protected veteran status, union membership, or political affiliation. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
* Pay Type Salary
* Malibu, CA, USA