IC Analog / Mixed Signal Engineer


Reporting to the Hardware Engineering Manager and based in the Company’s headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, the IC ANALOG / MIXED SIGNAL ENGINEER

  • Is responsible for the design, implementation and verification of Analog/mixed signal blocks/subsystems and contribute to the design of evaluation systems, test harnesses, IC test boards etc.
  • Works as part of a cross-functional team to deliver the next generation products from concept to volume production
  • Supports concurrent engineering activities to ensure on-going production of quality products with high yield


Duties include:

  • Design, verify and document Analog/mixed signal blocks/subsystems, up to an operating frequency of 2GHz, using industry standard tools and design flows
  •  Work with IC Layout Design Engineers to optimise design and layout
  •  Create the necessary design and product documentation and host design reviews
  •  Characterise prototypes, developing test specifications and coordinate with test/product engineering to drive product releases
  •  Actively participate in silicon bring-up and characterisation testing
  •  Support silicon debug activities such as FIB edits and metal revisions 


Desired Skills and Experience:

  •  Proven Analog/mixed signal CMOS track record in volume production
  •  Experience in designing PLL’s, Oscillators, Baseband Filters, Data Converters and Power Management Blocks
  •  In depth knowledge of complete IC Design Flow: Analog IC Architecture Design and Modelling; IP Evaluation and Selection, Analog/Digital partitioning in mixed-signal systems
  • Knowledge of:

 High frequency CMOS analog design up to 2GHz preferred
 Low power IC design techniques
 Design in CMOS 90nm or less nodes  

  • Good working knowledge of Cadence suite of Analog design tools
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work on own initiative to come up with innovative solutions 
  • At least 5 years of experience in relevant product development