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Job ID: JR0045889
Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: San Jose, CA US
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SoC Design Engineer

Job Description

As part of Intel, we will continue to apply Moore’s Law to drive the future of field-programmable gate array (FPGA) technology.  The Programmable Solutions Group (PSG) has been delivering industry-leading custom logic solutions to customers since inventing the world's first reprogrammable logic device in 1984.  In order to take advantage of the many opportunities that we see in the future for FPGA’s, PSG is looking for great SOC Design Engineers to join our team.

Come join Intel's Programmable Solution Group PSG as an IP SOC Engineer working on exciting products fueling the data center growth and next generation IP for High Performance Computing and Artificial Intelligence products. We are seeking an experienced physical design engineer to work with a dynamic team responsible but not limit to RTL synthesis and APR (automatic place and route) using industry standard tools. Driving power, timing, and layout convergence of multiple designs.

Intel is proactively trying to find candidates for a position and that may, or may not, be available for all location(s) at this time. If you're interested in this position, we encourage you to apply, and our hiring team will be glad to contact you if/when relevant.


You must possess the following minimum qualifications to be considered

  • BSEE or related degree
  • 5 years of corporate experience in an ASIC physical design role
  • Experience with PNR (place and route)
  • Experience with either Cadence SoC Encounter or Synopsis ICC2 along with database scripting, various clock tree building techniques
  • Experience with SoC implementation from timing constraints analysis, synthesis, DFT (design for test), physical design, LV (layout verification), RV (reliability verification)
  • Experience with PT (Prime Time)
  • Experience with Synopsis ICV or Mentor Graphics Calibre

Preferred (Additional) Qualifications

  • Experience with one, or all, of the following: LBIST/MBIST, Redhawk, Power Theater, LYNX is a plus

Inside this Business Group

The Programmable Solutions Group (PSG) was formed from the acquisition of Altera. As part of Intel, PSG will create market-leading programmable logic devices that deliver a wider range of capabilities than customers experience today. Combining Altera's industry-leading FPGA technology and customer support with Intel's world-class semiconductor manufacturing capabilities will enable customers to create the next generation of electronic systems with unmatched performance and power efficiency. PSG takes pride in creating an energetic and dynamic work environment that is driven by ingenuity and innovation. We believe the growth and success of our group is directly linked to the growth and satisfaction of our employees. That is why PSG is committed to a work environment that is flexible and collaborative, and allows our employees to reach their full potential.

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