Principal IC Designer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Digital Design Engineer: Vision Systems is seeking candidates for a digital design engineering position. In this position you will be part of a team designing next-generation digital visible and infrared image sensors. You will work with senior digital design engineers to implement digital blocks (1k – 1M gates) in a variety of CMOS nodes (from 180nm to 28nm). A successful candidate will excel at collaborating in a fast-paced multidisciplinary team environment working to develop cutting-edge image sensor products.

*Required experience / Skills:

  • 8 years of IC design experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Core expertise in writing RTL, synthesis or place and route (Cadence tools preferred)
  • Experience with Verilog writing RTL and test benches
  • Understanding of digital design fundamentals including synchronous digital design principles and timing closure
  • Experience with full digital design flow from writing RTL through synthesis, static timing analysis and place-and-route.
  • Experience with scripting languages including TCL
  • Experience with Cadence Encounter
  • Experience with an Analog-on-top digital design flow
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.
Desired Skills:
  • Experience writing behavioral models for digital circuits and analog/mixed signal interfaces and circuits
  • Experience with Conformal
  • Experience with a Digital-on-top mixed-signal design flow including utilization of SOC Encounter for final chip construction

*Required Education:
Master’s Degree or Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or a related field. In place of an advanced degree the candidate should have at least two years of relevant experience.


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