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SerDes IP Senior Systems Engineering Position Description :
This is a unique opportunity to join the rapidly growing team in the SerDes IP R&D Group at Cadence Design Systems. We are looking for a Principal Systems Engineer who will be a key contributor to our advanced high speed SerDes IP products.
This is a hands on technical position.
Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities :
Key contributor to R&D team to define and develop high speed SerDes IP product specifications
Develop infrastructure to ensure robust product development and testing
Develop and provide guidelines regarding signal integrity and power integrity to customers
Support customer package / board design and debug as necessary
Generate technical specification, data sheets, and application notes
Update R&D team with the latest standards development, customer feedback and competitive analysis
Position Requirements :
M.S. Electrical / Computer Engineering (or similar degree)
7+ years of experience working with high speed SerDes and PHYs
Deep understanding of high speed SerDes architecture
Hands on experience with high speed scopes, BERT, VNA, signal generators, and spectrum analyzers
Familiarity with emerging 100G IEEE standards including 802.3bj / 802.3cd / 802.3bs / 802.3ck / 802.3df
Experience with firmware development and regression tests
Experience with testchip bring-up, validation, and characterization
Experience generating system or IBIS-AMI models
Experience using system simulation tools, Matlab, Perl, or other scripting tools
Experience with 3D electromagnetic simulation tools is a plus
Strong debug and problem-solving skills
Must have strong group presentation skills.
Ability to clearly communicate technical challenges and status to senior management and executives
Familiarity with advanced technology nodes (16nm and below) is a plus
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