Application Engineer - Analog
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About Renesas RF Division. Since 2009, we have been developing innovative & ultra-linear RFICs for Base Station, SATCOM, Public Safety, Microwave Backhaul, and Military/Aerospace applications. We seek a very capable, highly motivated and self-driving individual to be a part of our millimeter-wave design team in our Bangalore design center and lead the analog/MS Building blocks for our state-of-the-art millimeter-wave beamformer chips.
Analog/MS engineer will be responsible for designing building blocks such as various op-amps, biasing circuits, references, LDO's, PLL's, ADCs, DACs, temperature sensor, etc. Analog/MS engineer will have a critical role in developing innovative circuit blocks that will support various features in our 5G and Satcom front-end chips.
Work independently to develop innovative and differentiating circuits and topologies for challenging engineering problems at the intersection of millimeter-wave and analog/MS design.
Design analog/MS building blocks such as op-amps, data converters, buffers, IO buffers, and biasing circuits in CMOS and SiGe process.
Define and design analog line-ups for temperature sensors, power detectors, process monitors, etc.
Collaborate with the RF design lead and product definer to create digital specification for the digital design team elaborating on interface protocols, register map, state machines, etc.
Lead the RF-digital integration by collaborating with digital designers for complex and creative digital control and calibration interfaces for millimeter-wave SoC’s. Function as a gatekeeper between millimeter-wave and digital designers.
Lead the analog-mixed signal (AMS) verification effort.
Interact with other analog/MS design divisions within Renesas and offer creative solutions to application specific challenges for the millimeter-wave team.
- 7+ years of experience in analog/MS circuit design in CMOS and/or SiGe technologies.
- Solid understanding of op-amps, biasing circuits and references.
- Strong fundamentals in temperature sensors, detection circuits and data converter design.
- Extensive experience in mixed signal simulations and layout.
- Proficient in Cadence Virtuoso suite – Schematic, Layout XL, and Spectre/AMS simulations.
- Working understanding of Verilog based RTL, and digital design flow.
- Motivation to work in a multi-disciplinary team for SoC development.
- Good communication skills and effective team work.
Extensive experience in analog/mixed signal design characterization. Knowledge of MATLAB, Python is a plus.
Broad range of working knowledge on digital design and verification flow.
Education and/or Experience:
7+ years industry experience with MSEE required.
5+ years industry experience with PhD preferred.