Front End Design Engineer

Beaverton, Oregon, United States


Role Number:200429941
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Key Qualifications

  • RTL Logic Design experience of multi-million gate ASICs.
  • Hands on experience in all aspects of the chip development process with proficiency in front end tools and methodologies.
  • Experience writing specifications and converting them to design.
  • Experience with multiple clock domains and asynchronous interfaces.
  • Experience or knowledge of system architecture, CPU & IP Integration, and power and clock management designs desirable.
  • Ability to communicate effectively across all internal groups.
  • Familiarity with software and operating concepts a plus.
  • Familiarity with scripting languages like Perl, Python, or Tcl a plu


As an ASIC Design Engineer, your responsibilities span various aspects of SOC design: Write microarchitecture and/or design specifications. Design, implement, and debug complex logic designs. Integrate complex IPs into the SOC. Support all front end integration activities like Lint, CDC, Synthesis, and ECO. Work with other engineers that are members of the SOC Design, SOC Design Verification, Emulation, STA, and Physical Design teams. Collaborate with software and systems teams to ensure a high quality end product.

Education & Experience

BS or MS in EE, EECS, or CS is required.

Additional Requirements