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Staff Engineer, ASIC Development Engineering

Location: Bangalore, KA, India 
Req ID: JR-0000040434


Staff Engineer, ASIC Development Engineering

Location:  Bangalore India
Req Id: JR-0000040434

Western Digital®

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Required Experience:

•5+ years of experience in a semiconductor company in a CAD related role.
•Understand and define design methodologies across all CAD Design automation Custom flow (schematic entry, simulation, layout creation and verification).
•Should have developed and supported scripting based solutions with Python, Tcl, Perl, Skill or similar scripting languages.
•Familiarity with custom digital and analog layout and simulation.
•Experience in layout delivery flow – different views generation like LIB, LEF, GDS, etc.
•Aware of layout techniques to mitigate ESD, latch-up, DRC, ERC and LVS issues.
•Knowledge of design for reliability (i.e. EM, IR, self-heating, etc.)
•Full familiarity with Cadence, Synopsys and Mentor Graphics tools(Virtuoso, Spectre, hspice and Calibre
•Version control workspace management
•Should possess good documentation, communication and presentation skills
•Experience of working in a multi-site environment.

Tasks to be Performed & Areas of Responsibility:

•Setup new project scripts and enable revision control. 
•Install and maintain PDKs received from various foundries 
•Candidate will be responsible for all CAD related activities for full custom flow.
•Handling assigned tasks independently and pro-actively resolving issues with automation.
•Help in building a team and contributing to layout process/methodology improvements

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