Randstad Design Engineer in San Diego, California

Design Engineer


San Diego, CA Salary:

US$ 63 - US$ 78 per hour Date Posted:

Thursday, October 13, 2016 Experience:

5 years Job Type:


Reference #:



Randstad Engineering

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A company focused on inventing mobile technology breakthroughs is looking for a Low Power IP Digital Design Verification Engineer in the San Diego, CA area. This is a 1-year CONTRACT position. No per diem available. This is an Exempt position per FLSA guidelines.

Responsibilities for the Design Engineer

  • Design low power / power management controller IP blocks including AVS (adaptive voltage scaling) controller, on-chip sensor controller, digital power meter, and voltage regulator controller. Perform RTL design, simulation, synthesis, timing analysis, lint check, clock domain crossing check, conformal low power check, and formal verification for IP blocks.

  • Work closely with technology/circuit design team to close IP block specification/requirement. Work closely with verification/physical design team to complete the IP design implementation. Support SoC team to integrate low power / power management IP solution into wireless SoC product.

  • Work closely with system/software/test team to enable the low power feature in wireless SoC product. Evaluate new low-power technologies and analyze their applications to address requirements.

Requirements for the Design Engineer

  • Masters or PhD in Electrical or Computer Engineering. 5-10 years of experience doing low power digital ASIC design. Familiar with ASIC front-end design process and related flow, including u-arch, RTL coding, simulation, synthesis, STA. Previous experience in AVS (adaptive voltage scaling) desired.

  • Familiarity with advanced low power techniques and high speed clocking desired. Proficiency in Verilog/System Verilog coding, verification techniques, and scripting language, such as: Perl, Python, Tcl, and Make etc. Good understanding of SoC architecture/micro-architecture.

  • Strong debugging capabilities at simulation, emulation, and Silicon environments, including ability to design interesting debug experiments. Collaborate closely with cross-function team to research, design and implement performance and power management strategy for product roadmap.


  • Healthcare

  • 401K

Job Number: 126067

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