Intel Senior PCB layout engineer in Santa Clara, California

Job Description

In this position, you will responsible for the design and development of complex printed circuit boards and/or subsystems for Intel Silicon Photonics products and sub-component verification. Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to: Performing layout and routing studies that lead to cost reduction, design solutions, improvements in manufacturability and reduced time to market TTM - Placing and routing complex, high speed, multi-layer circuit boards 1.Developing Layout BKMs 2. Creating documentation 3. Understanding of layout requirement for high speed signals. 4. Understanding of mechanical requirements- Interfacing with design engineers, manufacturing engineers, signal integrity engineers, architect and/or technologists, purchasing personnel, onshore and offshore PCB manufactures and assembly houses for the successful board completion- Generating all outputs required for fabrication of board - Providing feedback on board partitioning, and recommending design changes. - Driving state of the art technologies into Intel board development.- Pilot new tools and give feedback.- Build and maintain library for general layout guidelines


Associate degree with 5+ years of experience in PCB layout or BS degree with 3+ years of experience

Knowledge of board design process

Competency in industrial CAD toolset for Printed Circuit Boards PCB design such as Cadence*.

Additional qualifications include:-Knowledge in Electrical Circuits desirable

Knowledge of transmission line theory impedance control, skew, crosstalk etc. and high-speed Printed Circuit Boards PCB design desirable

Experience with signal integrity, EMI* design issues, Cadence* or MentorGraphics* schematic capture tools, Cadence* Allegro* and Constraint Manager* layout tools.

Good understanding of PCB manufacturing process

Highly desirable familiarity with HVM off-shore board fabrication houses and their technology limitations to comprehend during board design/layout

Good verbal and written communication skills are required, as is a highly disciplined approach to problem solving

Must be a self-starter capable of working with minimal supervision in a team

Knowledge of Windows* and UNIX* platforms Perl would be an added advantage

Experience with Microsoft* Office* tool suite

Inside this Business Group

The Data Center Group (DCG) is at the heart of Intel’s transformation from a PC company to a company that runs the cloud and billions of smart, connected computing devices. The data center is the underpinning for every data-driven service, from artificial intelligence to 5G to high-performance computing, and DCG delivers the products and technologies—spanning software, processors, storage, I/O, and networking solutions—that fuel cloud, communications, enterprise, and government data centers around the world.

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