CAD Engineer - Physical Design



Role Number:200000470
As a member of our PD CAD team, you help build apple products, you will take part in developing and supporting the Physical Design flow (netlist->layout) in advanced technologies and will be working closely with world wide Physical Design teams and EDA vendors. This position involves in-depth understanding of the physical design flow from Netlist to GDS2. You will possess detailed understanding of design partitioning, floor planning, place and route, and clock tree synthesis required for establishing flows and methodologies. Position is available for both sites Herzliya and Haifa


• As a Physical Design CAD engineer, you will take part in flow development and in close day to day work with the physical design engineers, to make our physical design work better and projects execution successful. • You will Interface with the physical design teams/Vendor teams for flow bring up and validation as well as support issues related to the flow and tools You will be Working closely with the implementation teams around the world during the entire chip design cycle to drive sign-off closure for tape-out.

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience with complete backend (RTL2GDSII) design flow
  • Experience in using EDA tools like Synopsys/ Cadence
  • Layout design background and experience is a plus
  • Good knowledge of timing analysis, power analysis, physical verification, formal verification
  • Good Understanding of VLSI Flow from Specification to Silicon Programming Skills
  • Good Scripting skills to debug flow related issues and make enhancements as appropriate
  • Must be proficient in Python and shell scripting languages

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

BSc/ MSc in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science.

Additional Requirements