Senior Analog and Mixed Signal Verification Engineer

Verification

Ref: 1339Tuesday 26 October 2021

Commensurate with experience

Enigma People Solutions is recruiting a Senior Analog Mixed Signal Verification Engineer to join our international electronics client’s expanding systems engineering team in Edinburgh, Scotland. Our client is recognised world-wide as providing state-of-the-art automotive power integrated circuits. You will be part of a new verification team which collaborates on the mixed-signal verification of gate-driver ICs and embedded SoCs based on innovative new core architectures.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Implementation of chip-level mixed signal simulation environments
  • Production of AMS Verification Plan
  • Develop chip-level self-checking models
  • Chip top-level verification sign-off ahead of first silicon tapeout
  • Coordinate verification responsibilities with Digital and Analog Design/Verification teams.
  • Maintenance and continuous improvement of verification methodology, automation and regression control.

 

KEY RELATIONSHIPS

Internal

  • Collaborate with digital design and verification engineers.
  • Collaborate with analog design engineers.
  • Collaborate on requirements and test definition in Jama with the wider team.

External

  • Liaise with off-site design teams as required.
  • Communicate with EDA and tool vendors.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Qualifications

Essential:

  • Possess at least a Bachelors degree in Electrical and/or Electronic Engineering or equivalent.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Should have at least 5 years of experience in AMS verification
  • Must be knowledgeable in both analog and digital design fundamentals.

Desirable:

  • Experience of SystemVerilog Assertions.
  • Knowledge of UVM-MS concepts
  • Some scripting knowledge (e.g. Tcl, Python, POSIX shell).
  • Jama (or equivalent)

Skills, Knowledge and Aptitudes

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  • Cadence AMS designer  (Maestro/CLIPS)
  • Verilog-AMS
  •  Hierarchy Editor configuration
  • Custom connect modules and connect rules and/or IE cards
  • Spectre/APS simulator or Mentor equivalent.
  • Real-Number Modeling: wreal, SV

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

Domestic and International travel may be required for this role.  The below provides an indication only of the amount, type and locations of travel. This is subject to change depending on business requirements.

  • National Travel: 5-10  %
  • International Travel:  5-10%

Travel Locations

  • Dependent on work that may arise, most likely travel will be within Europe, the Americas and Asia