Intel Structural Design Engineer in Fort Collins, Colorado

Job Description

As a Senior SoC Design Engineer, you will be part of a talented team of engineers that takes designs from RTL to complete physical implementation, in a fast-paced technically challenging environment.

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Chip and block level floor planning, taking into account timing and area budgets

  • Netlist generation, including logic synthesis, constraints, timing analysis and equivalence checking FEV

  • Place-and-Route APR using Synopsys ICC, timing verification using Synopsys PrimeTime, power analysis

  • Physical verification of the layout LVS, DRC, ERC


The ideal candidate should exhibit the following traits:

  • Highly motivated technical expert with good communication and presentation skills

  • Strong analytical ability and problem solving skills

  • Ability to multi-task and flexibility to work in global environment

  • Good communication skills and strong motivation for customer support

Minimum Requirements:

  • B.S. degree in EE/CS with 2+ years of relevant experience or M.S. in EE/CS with 1+ years of experience

  • Strong expertise in either custom digital design or the industry standard RTL2GDSII flow development or design implementation in leading process technologies 28nm or below

  • For RTL2GDSII experience, must have a good understanding of the RTL2GDSII concepts related to synthesis, place & route, CTS, timing convergence, layout closure, UPF based power methodology, and experience working with tools like ICC, PrimeTime, used in the RTL2GDSII implementation

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Expertise on high frequency clocking methodologies

  • Good automation skills in PERL, TCL, tool specific scripting on one of the industry leading Place & Route tools

Inside this Business Group

The Platform Engineering Group (PEG) is responsible for the design, development, and production of system-on-a-chip (SoC) products that go into Intel’s next generation client and mobile platforms. PEG strives to lead the industry moving forward through product innovation and world class engineering.

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