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Job ID: JR0202994
Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: Hillsboro, OR US
Other Locations: US, Arizona, Phoenix
Job Type: Experienced Hire

Design Automation Engineer

Job Description

Intel Labs IP Design and Platform organization is looking for a CAD Engineer or Design Automation Engineer who advocates of applying tools/flows and design methodologies to enable effective execution of complex chip design projects in diverse environments.

As part of the Design Automation team, you will develop design environment/infrastructure, support design projects, and collaborate to develop solutions/CAD tools to accelerate new research design prototyping. You will work closely with design engineers to maximize the efficiency of the design process.

The successful candidate should exhibit the following behavioral traits :

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong programming skills

  • Self-driven, detail-oriented

  • Be able to contribute successfully to teams in a fast-paced and results-oriented environment

  • Ability to follow a structured and disciplined decision-making and development process

  • Strong interpersonal skills and written and verbal communications


You must possess the below requirements to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates. Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your schoolwork and/or classes and/or research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences

Minimum Qualifications:

The candidate must possess a Bachelor’s degree (with 3years industry experience) or Master’s degree (with 2 years industry experience) in Electric Engineer, Computer Engineering or Electric & Computer Engineering

2+ years of experience in below areas:

  • CAD and chip design
  • Strong proficiency in shell scripting and scripting programming languages (Perl/Python/Ruby/Tcl/Skill) in Linux-based environments is required.
  • Software development flows and architecture.
  • Digital circuit and layout design.
  • Experience with EDA vendors tools and methodologies related with Analog, Digital and Backend design groups
  • EDA tools such as Primetime, StarRC, Design Compiler, ICC, Fusion Compiler and Innovus

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Intel process and internal Intel tools and flows.
  • Deep understanding of custom layout tools (Virtuoso)
  • Deep understanding of custom schematic tools (Virtuoso) and simulation (Spectre, Hspice)

Inside this Business Group

Intel Labs is the company's world-class, industry leading research organization, responsible for driving Intel's technology pipeline and creating new opportunities. The mission of Intel Labs is to deliver breakthrough technologies to fuel Intel's growth. This includes identifying and exploring compelling new technologies and high risk opportunities ahead of business unit investment and demonstrating first-to-market technologies and innovative new usages for computing technology. Intel Labs engages the leading thinkers in academia and industry in addition to partnering closely with Intel business units.

Other Locations

US, Arizona, Phoenix

Intel strongly encourages employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Intel aligns to federal, state, and local laws and as a contractor to the U.S. Government is subject to government mandates that may be issued. Intel policies for COVID-19 including guidance about testing and vaccination are subject to change over time.

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.

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