Physical Design Engineer


Ref: 1202Monday 20 May 2019


This vacancy is now closed

Enigma People Solutions is recruiting a physical design engineer
to join our client’s European Design Centre in Edinburgh. Our client is
recognised world-wide as providing state-of-the-art motor control IC’s for
automotive industry. This senior role is part of a team that develops digital
solutions for a new generation of mixed-signal motor control ASICs.  In
this position you will be responsible for the physical implementation of the
main digital block of a mixed signal IC.

So why join this company?

Over the past 3 years of working with this client, I can tell you that
they have doubled in size and are still growing. Company owners and board of
directors have sung the praises about this particular design centre and are
committed to grow it further by additional funding and by providing cutting
edge technology to the team. This senior role is part of a team that develops digital
solutions for a new generation of mixed-signal motor control ASICs. My client
is committed to hire the best talent, so you can rest assure you’ll be working
with bright professionals who are passionate about their work.

In this position you’ll

  • Define the physical and timing constraints.
  • Construct the block floorplan, insert clock trees, timing optimization
    and static timing analysis.
  • Verify the integrity of the block power grid, estimate the power
    consumption and IR drop.
  • Ensure that the final database is logically correct using formal
  • Confirm that the database is manufacturable by performing physical
  • Automatic test pattern generation and vector verification.


  • Knowledge of Synthesis,
  • Floor -planning,
  • Place and Route (P&R),
  • Clock Tree Synthesis (CTS),
  • Parasitic Extraction,
  • Static Timing Analysis (STA),
  • Timing Closure,
  • Physical Verification and Formal Verification and ATPG. 


For full job description and to submit your CV today, contact Matt