Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of embedded control applications. Our product portfolio comprises general purpose and specialized 8-
bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit microcontrollers, 32-bit microprocessors, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) products, a broad spectrum of high-
performance linear, mixed-signal, power management, thermal management, radio frequency (RF), timing, safety, security, wired connectivity and wireless connectivity devices, as well as serial Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory (EEPROM), Serial Flash memories, Parallel Flash memories, and serial Static Random Access Memory (SRAM).
We also license Flash-IP solutions that are incorporated in a broad range of products.
WSG group is seeking a Design Engineer to support SOC development for our next generation, mixed signal, wireless products.
The role will include RTL design, design verification, synthesis and STA using an industry leading ASIC design flow. It will require a proactive candidate with a proven record of success in cross functional and cross site team environments.
Key Responsibilities :
Candidate will provide hands on technical leadership to the WSG Silicon Development Team in the creation of digital IP and mixed signal subsystems.
Candidate will lead the integration of subsystems MIPS and ARM based SoCs.
Work with architecture and applications teams to ensure target specifications and customer requirements are achieved.
Perform HDL design, verification, and debug at both the unit and full-chip level
Validate and debug silicon products in support of release to production.
Participate in spec reviews, code reviews, coverage analysis, etc. in support of corporate ISO Quality Systems
Interface with applications, product and test engineering, marketing, development systems, technology development, CAD, layout and other design organizations
Required Skills :
Expertise in RTL coding using Verilog / SystemVerilog
Knowledgeable in Chip level Design and Integration activities
Hands on Experience with C Programming Language
Proficiency in common UNIX scripting languages (Perl, Python, csh, etc.)
Excellent debug skills in both functional and gate level simulations
Good Knowledge of SOC peripherals like ADC / Timers / ECAN / USB / Ethernet
Knowledge of revision control tools such as CVS, Perforce, DesignSync
Working knowledge of semiconductor device physics, transistor characteristics, and associated layout considerations
Solid Written and Verbal Communication skills
Fluent in English Language
Experience working with cross functional global teams
Clear history of task ownership and proactively addressing issues
Desired Skills :
Experience with MIPS or ARM processor based subsystems
Experience with Verification Methodologies such as UVM / VMM
Knowledge of Programming Languages such as C++ or System C
Experience with synthesis and static timing tools
Knowledge and exposure to complete SOC RTL to GDS to silicon release flow is desired
Experience working on WiFi, WLAN, or Bluetooth products
Required Education :
BS or MS in Electrical / Electronic Engineering with 8+ years experience, MSEE preferred