Layout Designer - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-13
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Goleta
California
United States

Job Description:
Join Raytheon Vision Systems, world leader in infrared and visible imaging systems, and take part in the development of the next generation of CMOS readout integrated circuits (ROIC) for our expanding imaging subassembly business. You will become an integral part of a team of IC designers who regularly push the performance edge in image sensor design, and you will work side-by-side with the most respected detector, packaging, and systems engineers in the business. This is a full time job, located in Goleta California.

A successful candidate will join our IC Design Layout team and be responsible for integrated circuit layout, design verification (DRC and LVS), tape out procedure and interface with foundries.

Required Skills:

  • Experience in integrated circuit IC Layout engineering for full custom CMOS designs using CAD software like Cadence Virtuoso, Mentor Graphic Calibre (DRC/LVS).
  • The Layout IC Designer will work with the IC design team to take circuit designs from schematic through physical verification, tape-out, and/or reticle assembly. Ability to perform layout at all levels of hierarchy is required, from leaf cell to top-level floor-planning and chip assembly. The successful candidate will have a solid understanding of CMOS technology.
  • Good documentation and communication skills. Experience with design rule check (DRC) and layout vs. schematic (LVS) using Calibre or other software.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:
  • Comprehensive understanding of layout flows, methodologies and layout of digital and analog blocks for use in larger mixed-signal circuits.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to define and adhere to project layout schedules is required.
  • Experience managing design tools and the related infrastructure required for IC design and layout.
  • Experience with automatic placement and routing tools, schematic and layout tools such as Cadence Virtuoso, and Mentor Calibre for design creation and verification, is strongly desired.
  • Experience with revision control software, SKILL scripting, minor process design kit (PDK) modification to support layout flows, and experience with chip-level floor-planning, are strongly preferred.


Required Education: BSEE degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent experience required.


Desired Education: MSEE degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent experience

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.