Intel CAD Engineer for IP Tools in San Jose, California

Job Description

As a CAD Engineer in the PSG PIPE T&M Tools and Methodology group, you will be responsible for the development of tools, methodologies, and processes to support Intel's next generation FPGA technology and products. PIPE group is responsible for delivering all the IPs for our FPGAs. The responsibilities will include, but are not be limited to: Development of CAD software/flows that automate: IP design generation from Quartus, running through FPGA software flows like compile with various tools, spyglass, timing closure , and design verification within the IP configurability framework. Define and select new approaches and implementation of CAD software engineering applications and design specifications and parameters. Develop routines and utility programs. Prepare design specifications, analysis, and recommendations for presentation and approval. Collaborating with other partner groups like IC design and software to define test structure designs. Troubleshoot design and verification issues with complex IP designs flows and tools. The ideal candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits: Attention to details and discipline in following defined methodologies. Communication skills, ability to clearly and concisely convey technical content. Track record of results and execution in a tight schedule environment. Tolerance to ambiguity, ability to efficiently define concrete architecture and design strategy/plans. Team player with ability to work with diverse user base design engineers, device engineers, CAD engineers, software engineers etc. Motivated individual with a 'can-do' attitude, and willingness to take informed risks in order to achieve desired team goals.

Qualifications

You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates. Experience listed below would be obtained through relevant previous job/internship and/or school/research experiences.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must possess a Bachelor's or Master's in Computer Engineering, Electrivcal Engineering or related fields.

  • 6 months of relevant experience in CAD tools (AutoCAD, VariCAD, etc.)

  • 6 months experience in development/programming in (Perl, mySQL, C++, TLC)

  • 6 months experience with CDC, Spyglass lint, Verilog, VHDL.

  • 6 months with UNIX/Linux platforms.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with FPGA flows Web based programming experience a plus.

  • Familiarity with synthesis, timing closure and timing constraints

Inside this Business Group

The Programmable Solutions Group (PSG) was formed from the acquisition of Altera. As part of Intel, PSG will create market-leading programmable logic devices that deliver a wider range of capabilities than customers experience today. Combining Altera's industry-leading FPGA technology and customer support with Intel's world-class semiconductor manufacturing capabilities will enable customers to create the next generation of electronic systems with unmatched performance and power efficiency. PSG takes pride in creating an energetic and dynamic work environment that is driven by ingenuity and innovation. We believe the growth and success of our group is directly linked to the growth and satisfaction of our employees. That is why PSG is committed to a work environment that is flexible and collaborative, and allows our employees to reach their full potential.

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