Intel HW Design Methodology Engineer in San Jose, California

Job Description

Works in PSG's HW methodology team to deploy enhanced solutions for PSG's FPGA development. Collaborates with project design teams to understand existing pain points and to formulate solutions using existing tools/flows. Else, when existing solutions are not sufficient, drives enhancements that alleviate the project pain point. Leverages personal design experience to formulate practical methodology solutions for real world situations. Remains up to date with external vendor solutions and helps to integrate those solutions in PSG's FPGA product methodology where appropriate. Design Automation Engineers are advocates of applying design methodologies to help execute projects effectively and successfully with high quality.


Must have the following skills and knowledge:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience

  • Strong background in contemporary ASIC design flows

  • Experience in floorplanning

  • Working knowledge of physical implementation and timing closure

  • Strong skillset in scripting

  • Nice to have skills and knowledge:

  • Practical skills in Tcl as an EDA tool user

  • Tool/flow expert user within a design team (able to help/guide other team members)

  • Required level of education: BS degree in EE, CE, or CS

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.

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance....