Director of ASIC Design Engineering

Comprehensive Professional Solutions, Inc.

We are conducting a search for an experienced Director/Sr Director of ASIC Design for a key client in Southern California.

We are conducting a search for an experienced Director/Sr Director of ASIC Design for a key client in Southern California. Our client is a fabless system-on-chip product client, designing highly integrated, radio-frequency, and mixed-signal Communications ICs for broadband and infrastructure applications.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Leads ASIC design team to develop and productize next generation mixed-signal communication SoC’s
  • Work with cross-functional project teams to define product specifications, system architecture, HW/SW partitioning, and execution plan
  • Implement best SoC development practices, improving design methodology to maximize efficiency and predictability
  • Deliver chip architecture, design, integration, programming model, verification, and manages hand-off to backend
  • Validate silicon, support system integration, and production testing
  • Drive innovation, proving leadership to the organization to ensure world-class system solutions and flawless execution
  • Manage team, hire and retain best talent
Qualifications: Proven track record of success in high-performance/high-volume semiconductor markets and desired experience in following areas:                            
  • SoC, embedded CPU and bus architectures, networking and control interfaces
  • Communications/DSP algorithms and power/area efficient implementations
  • Digital IC design, design for low power and high speed, design for test (DFT)
  • System modeling, RTL coding, Lint/CDC checking, simulation, synthesis, power analysis, timing analysis in Cadence/Synopsys design environments
  • Directed and constrained random verification, UVM methodology
  • Embedded systems FPGA emulation, lab debug and chip validation
  • Project planning and execution, and performing design tradeoffs to achieve performance, power, die size, and schedule targets
  • Self-motivated, excellent communication skills, and ability to excel and to provide leadership in a fast paced environment
  • MS + 15 years’ experience, or Ph.D. + 13 years' experience, including 5 years in a senior management role