Principal Digital Design Engineer

Recruiter
Dialog
Location
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Salary
55000.0000
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Principal Digital Design Engineer - Edinburgh

Dialog Semiconductor designs highly integrated standard and custom mixed-signal integrated circuits, optimised for Smartphone, Tablet, IoT, LED Solid State Lighting and Smart Home applications. With world-class manufacturing partners, Dialog operates a fabless business model and is a socially responsible employer pursuing many programs to benefit the employees, community, other stakeholders and the environment we operate in.

Dialog’s power saving technologies including DC-DC configurable system power management deliver high efficiency and enhance the consumer’s user experience by extending battery lifetime and enabling faster charging of their portable devices. Its technology portfolio also includes audio, Bluetooth® Smart, Rapid Charge™ AC/DC power conversion and multi-touch.

As part of our continued growth, we seek 2 Principal Digital Design Engineers to join us in Edinburgh.

The role

Working in our Digital team in Edinburgh, you will be responsible for:
• Ensuring Digital development process achieves budget, schedule and project deliverable goals
• Design of optimized digital blocks meeting functional, cost and low power constraints and ensure spec compliance
• Ownership of the Digital Design process for projects to conform to Dialog’s Design process
• Support TCL scripts and design constraints to perform synthesis, dft insertion and static timing analysis
• Support DFT strategy and implementation and verify test case development
• Verification planning, feature extraction and verification test case development.
• Interface with P&R for Digital hand-off and post layout verification

What we are looking for

• Extensive digital design experience in one of the following areas: wireless handheld, specifically audio and power management; consumer displays; automotive body electronics
• Deep understanding of advanced verification methodologies (e.g. OVM, ABV)
• Fluent in either Verilog or VHDL RTL coding and ASIC design methodology.
• Proven ability to optimize and develop design architecture from chip inception through to compliant netlist
• Competence in developing design constraints and Synthesis scripts (Synopsys DC)
• Proficiency in developing block and top level Timing constraints for STA and P&R handoff
• Ability to support junior staff members

Dialog in Edinburgh

Working in our Edinburgh design centre, you’ll be perfectly placed in the heart of this historic and beautiful city. Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland is a city which has a distinctly town feel, offering excellent schools, the world famous Edinburgh Fringe Festival once a year plus many tourist attractions to enjoy in the centre of the city. Amazing countryside and seaside is easily accessible for all kinds of outdoors activities. As part of our team in Edinburgh, you’ll be joining a truly multi-cultural, global group with an entrepreneurial spirit and the ambition to continue our impressive growth together.

Why join us?

We passionately believe that working at Dialog, you will be joining the brightest, most diverse and ambitious talent in the Semiconductor Industry. We are proud to have won numerous awards and designs, including exclusive patents that have assisted us to enjoy 9 successive years of double digit growth in this highly competitive industry. With sustainable growth on a global scale planned for 2015, the opportunity for talent to progress at Dialog could not be greater. We are fast becoming the employer of choice within microelectronics chip design, power management solutions, short range wireless connectivity and AC/DC power conversion.

If you’d like to explore working for Dialog Semiconductor further, then it’s time we heard from you. Click below and apply now. Closing date for applications is Thursday 10th August 2017.