Signal Integrity Engineer - High Speed Serial Interface

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Hardware

Summary

Posted: Nov 1, 2018
Role Number: 200000954
In this position, you will work with the team that develops SOCs used within Apple's mobile devices. You will be specifically responsible for high-speed serial interface signal integrity and power integrity for Apple SOCs covering the span from package to board. Prior design and modeling experience with PCIe, MIPI, or DP interfaces is a must-have.

Key Qualifications

  • You should be familiar with signal and power integrity issues of high speed serial interfaces
  • Experience working with the actual product package/board design and analysis, SI/PI methodology development, and lab correlation/validation of the simulation results
  • Excellent academic background; 3+ years of working experience beyond graduate school studies
  • Familiarity with lab equipment, such as: VNA, TDR, real-time scope, spectrum analyzer, etc
  • Possess strong fundamentals in 3D/2D EM simulation tools and transmission line theory
  • Good communication skills

Description

• Work on the electrical and physical design of high-speed serial interface systems • Work on the electrical extraction and validation of package and PCB • Work with circuit design team and vendor to optimize circuit and system design • SI and PI modeling, simulation, and characterization high-speed serial interface • Develop and execute test plans to validate signal and power integrity • Work with product engineering and system engineering to debug and improve product yield

Education & Experience

• MSEE; PhD is preferred

Additional Requirements