Job Description


Job Type : Contract 6-12 month

Location/City : MA - Cambridge

Category : Electrical

Region : Northeast

Id : 25933


Digital ASIC Designer-61410

Contract 6-12+ months, M-F 40 hours weekly

Active Security Clearance

Client is seeking talented and motivated individuals to tackle challenging engineering problems. As a Digital ASIC Designer, you will be responsible for designing high-performance digital ASICs in advanced technologies¿14nm FinFET, 22FDX, etc. You will work in multi-disciplinary teams with opportunities to learn, grow and contribute to a variety of projects in this area.

Applicants should possess solid skills in front and back-end digital systems design with experience in design flows from Cadence or Synopsys, and a working knowledge of analog design principles and signal / power integrity. Familiarity with architectures for secure systems design, e.g., cryptographic encoders / decoders or tagged processor architectures is a plus.

Specific Responsibilities:
¿ System architecture design
¿ Detailed analysis design and capture
¿ Manage PCB layout design resources
¿ Prototype bring up and debugging
¿ Functional verification
¿ Signal characterization
¿ Testing

Required Qualifications:
¿ PhD or MSEE+6 preferred
¿ Strong analysis and problem solving skills
¿ Fluent in Verilog/VHDL
¿ Fluent in Cadence or equivalent Digital ASIC Tool Suite, e.g., Genus, Innovus, Tempus, Voltus, etc.
¿ Experience with high-level design, simulation, and verification tools
¿ Experience with scripting languages Python/PERL and regular expressions
¿ Experience with MATLAB, Simulink, and HDL Coder
¿ Experience with C, C++, or Java
¿ Ability to acquire a security clearance if needed
Desired Qualifications:
¿ Experience with Linux/UNIX OS, piping, batching, etc.
¿ Experience with SRAM compilers and architecture tradespace
¿ Familiarity with memory design for SRAM, DRAM, and NVRAM
¿ Familiarity with SOC tradespace including processor selection, memory and bus implementation and architecture
¿ Familiarity with interface specifications: SPI, I2C, MIL-STD-1553, RS-232, RS-422, PCIE, AXI, and Ethernet
¿ Familiarity with hardware security, e.g., encryption, key management, TRNG/DRNG, PUFs, root-of-trust, design obfuscation, etc.
¿ Familiarity with analog ASICs: Voltage and Current sources, Amplifiers, Converters, PLLs, and Transceivers


How to Apply:
Please send your resume in Word or PDF format to: ssilvia@gcrtechstaff.com
Copy and Paste the following job title and code and place it in the subject line of your email so we can identify the job: Digital ASIC Designer-61410 (#25933-MH1639)

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