Research and Development

Research and Development : Senior Analog/RF IC Design Engineer


Anne Cowper


Beaverton (OR), USA
Entry level
Employment Type
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Your tasks:

  • Design and implement high speed analog/mixed-signal circuits in advanced CMOS/BiCMOS technology for integration in high performance mixed-signal SoCs.
  • Design, simulate, analyze, model, document and communicate integrated circuit IP
  • Understand system level design requirements as applied to integrated circuit design
  • Characterization and debugging of analog IC designs for testing and measurement equipment
Application process dummy

Your qualifications:

  • MS degree in electrical engineering, with 5+ years of experience in IC Design.
  • Thorough understanding of detailed analog circuit design and the ability to design independently various functional blocks.
  • In-depth understanding of BiCMOS and CMOS process technologies
  • Detailed knowledge in the design and operation of the following analog blocks: low noise high linearity amplifiers and mixers, VCOs, filters, line drivers, power amplifiers, mixed analog / custom digital circuits, basic analog building blocks (op amps, comparators, current sources, current mirrors, voltage references)
  • Good knowledge of RF engineering, specifically transmission lines theory, matching, RF device models
  • Understanding of simulation models, design rules and verification procedures (DRC/LVS/ERC)
  • Experience with design practices such as minimizing device mismatch, noise, signal coupling, ESD
  • Experience designing analog integrated circuits for a complex mixed signal SoCs from creation into production.
  • Work effectively in a group setting (share expertise, provide and receive feedback, communicate technical issues, work in a team environment to resolve technical issues)
  • Ability to travel occasionally
  • Tools Requirement: transistor level design tools (Cadence Analog Artist, ADE), layout tools (Cadence Virtuoso), verification/extraction, experience with documentation, system level design tools (e.g. Matlab, Verilog-AMS, etc.).

Our offer:

If this sounds like the job you‘ve been looking for, please email your resume to and reference job number US-PDX-50953513-001. Rohde & Schwarz is an equal opportunity employer.
Rohde & Schwarz develops, produces and markets innovative products for test and measurement, broadcast and media, cybersecurity, secure communications and monitoring and network testing areas.

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