Intel Physical Design Engineer CG in San Jose, California

Job Description

In this role, you will be a part Intel PSG Team. You will be involved in physical implementation of blocks across multiple process technology nodes. The work is performed with broadly defined parameters, and assignments are often complex and nonstandard in nature.

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Independently assess and drive complex digital physical design assignments.

  • Work closely with circuit design engineers to interpret schematics and drive physical implementation.

  • Work interactively and proactively with our CAD team to debug tool functionality and bugs

  • Build and verify all levels of physical design hierarchy leaf cell, IP block, and compiler.

  • Collaborate closely with SoC projects at various sites across Intel.


The candidate should possess the below behavioral skills:

  • Adept problem solver with a disciplined approach to problem solving.

  • Ability to quickly adapt to changing conditions.

  • Initiative to continually expand your skill set.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

  • A team player willing to share knowledge.

  • A self-starter proactively seeking solutions.

  • Flexible and able to multi-task.

You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your school work/classes/research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in: Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Technical educational background

-Minimum 1 years' previous experience in Physical Design. Proficient Programming skills UNIX shell script, Tcl, Perl

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science.

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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