Senior Layout Engineer - Grasse, France
Your future job
As a Senior Layout Engineer at Melexis, you will create a set of CAD drawings for physical layers representation of electronic circuits.
More specifically, you will
be responsible for transferring hierarchical schematics into a hierarchical layout;
perform all checks to guarantee a correct implementation of the schematics and to assure compliance with the used technology and document the results;
support the Associate layout engineer in selection of checks as well as selection of layout constraints;
flag risks regarding implementation or timing to the PM/lead designer and work together to mitigate these risks;
be responsible for implementing the IP’s and black boxes from suppliers into the chip level layout;
create a floorplan of the full chip level layout to fit the given layout constraints and assembly constraints;
challenge/support Associate layout engineer on the block level floorplan;
provide relevant information to suppliers (i.e. Digital Competence Center) regarding integration of IP’s/black boxes in the chip level layout;
provide documentation and information to ensure the full chip layout, including other layout/supplier input, is up the expected quality level;
assess the points of the layout review checklist and their impact on the implemented layout;
challenge design on implemented schematics regarding wells, matching, size, primitive components, power/ground;
set time and area constraints for own block/chip layout
coordinate layout project team and balance the workload accordingly.
You hold ideally a Master degree or equivalent
You have more than 5 years of experience in the area of Layout
You are an expert with Cadence Virtuoso Layout Suite
You have a proven track record for independently achieving work output;
Strong geometric thinking and team working are part of your day to day work
You possess a strong quality mindset and have effective communication skills in English.
- a challenging job in a dynamic high-tech international environment;
- the opportunity to take ownership of your professional passion in order to contribute to the success of the company;
- an enjoyable, team-oriented and professional atmosphere in a flat-structured organization;
- versatile development opportunities.