Principal Engineer Electronic Design – (SoC)

As a Principal Engineer Electronic Design – (SoC), you will be responsible for chip-level design infrastructure – Evaluate hardware IPs for integration into new SoCs; If interested apply today!

Job description:

In your new role you will:

  • Collaborate with co-located high-performance analog and digital design teams to integrate IPs to bring exciting products to market.
  • Develop and implement methodologies for I/O, DFT, debug, clocking and power.
  • Responsibility includes feasibility, micro-architecture, RTL design, front-end implementation, and post-silicon system bring-up.
  • Implementation and verification of design in RTL and taking the design through all the FE flows – Ownership of the Integration Spec for the design project, integration, and optimization of any memories and hard macros.
  • Participate in continuous improvement and innovation of CAD and physical design methodologies.
  • Automating and advancing flows using proficiency in Perl/Tcl scripting.
  • Be in control of your career – We put no limits on how fast you can grow.
  • Be part of a dynamic, interactive team environment.

Your Profile:

You are best equipped for this task if you have:

  • 8+ years of SoC Design (RTL to GDSII) experience across multiple technology nodes.
    This position requires solid knowledge of the ASIC design flow.
  • Top-level integration of connectivity, system bus, peripherals, and CPUIP.
  • Solid experience in complex ASIC design and IP integration, with a focus on high performance, low area, and low power.
  • Proficient in design methodologies and EDA tools for DFT, power, clocking, and debugging.
  • Hands-on experience in many aspects of physical front-end design including data preparation, RTL/UPF integration, LINT, CDC, synthesis and STA.
  • Solid knowledge of UPF flow for defining the power intent of chips with multiple power domains.
  • Understanding of multi-clock designs, power management, reset, and power sequencing.
  • Knowledge in one or more of the following highly desirable: AXI/AHB bus fabric, ARM-based processor sub-systems, I2C, SPI, UART, LIN, CAN.
  • Solid understanding of scripting languages such as Tcl/Python/Perl.
  • A collaborative mindset to work with local team members, as well as international team members and IP providers.
  • Strong problem-solving and debugging skills across various levels of design hierarchies.
  • Strong verbal and written presentation/communication skills.
  • B.S. or M.S. in EE/ECE/CE/CS.

Automotive Microcontroller: We make cars clean, safe and smart

As a leading automotive microcontroller vendor, the Infineon business line Automotive Microcontroller (ATV MC) offers the industry’s most comprehensive vehicle microcontroller portfolio and complements it with software. We serve automotive key applications, such as powertrain, advanced driver assist, chassis, body, instrument cluster and infotainment. We also address high-performance dependable computing, real-time domain and zone control, smart sensing and affordable artificial intelligence (AI) applications enabling the next stages of automated driving as well as higher levels of car connectivity, digitalization and security.

Being at the core of this transformation, ATV MC contributes to shape the future of mobility enabling clean, safe and smart cars. So join us to create a better future together.

Why Us:

Infineon is a world leader in semiconductor solutions. We make life easier, safer, and greener – with technology that achieves more, consumes less and is accessible to everyone. Our solutions for efficient energy management, smart mobility, and secure, seamless communications link the real and the digital world.

At Infineon we are a compassionate, confident, and pioneering group of individuals who are daring to dive into the world’s biggest challenges with imagination and an open-mind. We come from different backgrounds with varying levels of expertise, yet we respect one another as equals. We recognize that there are big challenges ahead for our planet-we’re compelled and excited to join the quest for a better future, and we hope you are too!
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Driving decarbonization and digitalization. Together.

Infineon designs, develops, manufactures, and markets a broad range of semiconductors and semiconductor-based solutions, focusing on key markets in the automotive, industrial, and consumer sectors. Its products range from standard components to special components for digital, analog, and mixed-signal applications to customer-specific solutions together with the appropriate software.

Part of your life. Part of tomorrow.

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation, is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition, family care status, military or veteran status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal laws. Applicants with questions about access or requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process should contact the Talent Network by phone at (408) 503-2194.

Employment at Infineon is contingent upon proof of your legal right to work in the United States under applicable law, verification of satisfactory references and successful completion of a background check and drug test, and signing all your on-boarding documents .

In some instances, if applicable, U.S. export control laws require that Infineon obtain a U.S. government export license prior to releasing technologies to certain persons. This offer is contingent upon Infineon’s ability to satisfy these export control laws as related to your employment and anticipated job activities. The decision whether or not to submit and/or pursue an export license to satisfy this contingency, if applicable, shall be at Infineon’s sole discretion.

Infineon Technologies takes data privacy and identity theft very seriously. As such, we do not request personally-identifiable information (PII) from applicants over the internet or electronically. Please kindly refrain from disclosing your PII electronically during the application process or to unauthorized websites that may purport to be Infineon or any of our affiliates.

Wage Range that the Company Expects to pay for a qualified candidate:

Minimum of $130,640.00 Salary per year
Maximum of $179,630.00 Salary per year

In addition, all employees will be eligible to participate in an incentive plan.


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