Senior Analog IC Design Engineer

Analogue Design

Ref: 1288Monday 12 April 2021

Strong salary and comprehensive benefits

Enigma People Solutions is recruiting a Senior Analog IC Design engineer to work on state-of-the-art automotive power IC’s. You will be joining an expanding team that is recognised world-wide as providing market leading advanced power control IC’s for a broad range of product applications. Working from our client’s European Design Centre in Edinburgh your work will be critical to new product development plans.



In this position, you should be able to demonstrate/provide evidence of the following:

  • Leading design development from concept data sheet to production.
  • Work with System Engineering/customers to define best topologies for motor control

applications particularly in the automotive or similar industries.

  • Lead the transistor level design phase.
  • Determines design approaches and parameters.
  • Design integrated circuit blocks such as amplifiers, comparators, bandgap circuits, power

transistors, oscillators and analog-to-digital converters.

  • Validate datasheet specifications via top-level simulations.
  • Work with layout engineers to ensure designs are efficiently laid out to maximize


  • Bench evaluate silicon to debug the design. Evaluate all qualification test results to highlight

design shortcomings.

  • Demonstrate a detailed understanding of Cadence’s custom IC design environment




Liaise with Design Engineering team members.

Liaise with Systems, Layout and Digital Group Team members.


Liaise with off-site Design Engineering teams as required.

Liaise with Senior staff as required.




  • The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electronics, plus

have extensive experience in designing Analogue IC’s.


Preference will be given to candidates who also possess the following:

  • The preferred candidate will have automotive and motor control experience.
  • The preferred candidate will have BCD process technology experience.

Skills, Knowledge and Aptitudes

Candidates should also be able to demonstrate:

  • Good presentation skills in English and the ability to present technical information in a clear and concise manner.
  • A high level of commitment and self-motivation
  • The ability to work as part of a world-wide development team with diverse engineering disciplines.
  • Successful candidates should the ability to supervise and mentor teams of junior engineers


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.