Layout Support Engineer - RF Components Foundary Services - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon’s Microelectronics Engineering & Technology (MET) Department develops, designs, and manufactures compound semiconductor devices, millimeter/microwave integrated circuits, and modules for defense and commercial applications. We have an excellent opportunity for a Layout Support Engineer.

As a Layout Support Engineer within the Raytheon’s RF Components Foundry Services Group you will work closely with the Design Engineering Team to digitize and perform physical verification on RF Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuits (MMICs) using the Cadence Virtuoso Tool Suite. You will also be responsible for prepping designs for photomask order and delivery into Raytheon’s III-V Semiconductor Fab. This is a detail oriented position that requires strong communication skills and the ability to interact within a team environment.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide Layout Support to MMIC Design Team
  • Verification using Design Rule Checking (DRC) and Layout Versus Schematic (LVS)
  • Reticle building and photomask ordering
  • Data Check/Peer Reviewing
Required Skills:
  • 18+ months of related experience
  • Experience with integrated circuit layout and physical verification
  • Experience with CAD software tools
  • Proven ability to work within a team environment and follow documented instructions
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Tool Suite
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date

Desired Skills:

  • 4 + years of related experience
  • Familiarity with III-V Semiconductor Processing and Concepts
  • Experience with integrated circuit layout and physical verification using Cadence Virtuoso software tools
  • Familiarity with III-V Semiconductor Processing

Required Education:

  • ASEET or a Technical/Manufacturing Certificate

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