Senior Staff Engineer, HPS PD Peregrine Semiconductor
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Senior Staff Engineer, RFIC Design ? High Performance Solutions
This position is responsible for design of RF ICs in Peregrine?s UltraCMOS technology. Product lines include high performance RF switches, mixers, prescalers, PLLs, RF receiver and transmit front-ends. The candidate will support products during the entire product life cycle from product definition through product release to end-of-life. As part of a cross-functional product development team, the candidate will support other essential disciplines including marketing and applications, project management, characterization, production and test engineering.
Roles & Responsibilities:
Product Definition: Assist Marketing in defining new products through feasibility studies and technical competitive analyses.
Product Design and Evaluation: Schematic Capture, IC layout, Simulation, Package Analysis, Evaluation Board Design, Design Validation.
Product Documentation: Document all relevant product and design information to educate others on novel design techniques and provide guidance on product usage.
Product Characterization: Work with Characterization and Test Engineers to define, conduct and analyze data from product performance characterization.
Production ATE Development: Work with Test Engineers to define, develop and ramp production ATE solutions.
Product Support: Work with Applications, Product, Test and Manufacturing Engineers to help answer customer questions, assess field failures, support yield improvements, etc.
Technology Development: work with Technologists to define the technology roadmap, addressing the performance and functional requirements of the product roadmap.
Knowledge, Skill and Competency Requirements:
CMOS IC - bulk and/or SOI processes
RF IC design ? RF switches, power amplifiers, mixers, PLLs, etc.
Analog IC design ? band-gap voltage references, low-drop out voltage regulators, operational amplifiers etc.
Knowledge of IC fabrication and how this impacts circuit performance.
Analog & RF IC layout skills.
The following traits are highly valued:
IC, package and PCB co-simulation using 2.5D or 3D EM tools.
Strength in documentation clarity and completeness
Ability to clearly assess and manage risk
Team player with a strong sense of urgency to meet product requirements on schedule
Hands on use of RF measurement equipment to validate performance
Software tools: Cadence, ADS, HFSS, Momentum, Matlab, JMP, MS Project, Datapower, National Instruments CVI
Education and Experience:
MS in Electrical Engineering with 10+ years of experience, or PhD with 7+ years of experience.
Experience in CMOS IC design for commercial applications - bulk and/or SOI processes
Peregrine Semiconductor designs and manufactures high-performance integrated circuits based on its patented, commercial UltraCMOS process technology. Offering unprecedented benefits in integration, speed, power consumption, linearity and cost, this CMOS-on-Sapphire technology is the optimal process technology for wireless and satellite communications.
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