Location United Kingdom - Cambridge
Job Overview Qualcomm is a company of inventors that unlocked 5G ushering in an age of rapid acceleration in connectivity and new possibilities that will transform industries, create jobs, and enrich lives. But this is just the beginning. It takes inventive minds with diverse skills, backgrounds, and cultures to transform 5Gs potential into world-changing technologies and products. This is the Invention Age and this is where you come in
The role of a Senior Staff Engineer, Analogue Design is to act as a key contributor to the design, implementation and verification of the complex power-management blocks and subsystems of Qualcomms range of voice and music chips. In addition to contributing to the specification, design and verification of the blocks using appropriate tools, a Senior Staff Engineer will contribute to the macro level architectures and the definition of new features and market driven enhancements for Qualcomms chips.
Acts as a key contributor in a complex environment.
Lead the PMU macro development for various products
Definition of Architecture of the Power Management Unit for Voice and Music products.
Definition of the architecture for the complex Power-management blocks, plan and execute the development of the blocks and providing the necessary documentation to different departments for the characterization of the block.
Responsible for the delivering the fully verified blocks and may get involved in the verification of power-management subsystems within the Analogue section of a chip;
Solves complex problems in a tightly constrained environment;
Fully competent in Analogue design for complex sub-cells and small subsystems;
Keeps abreast of new developments and is technical expert in the design of analogue sub-cells;
Ensures quality of the solution; works with macro lead to ensure timely delivery of subsystems
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, maths/science/electronics or related field
10+ year of work experience
Design experience of Key Power management IPs like SMPS, LDOs
Project Leading Experience.
Good understanding of the analog design.
Ability to coordinate with different groups and define the requirements
Experience in the design of various power-management blocks
References to a number of years experience are for indicative purposes only. Applications from candidates with equivalent experience will be considered, provided that the candidate can demonstrate an ability to fulfil the principal duties of the role and possesses the required competencies.
Design experience of Key Power management IPs like SMPS, LDOs, Charger.
Fully competent in Analogue design and verification techniques
Fully competent in the use of Cadence and Mentor analogue design and verification tools
Knowledge of Matlab and other system design tools for defining the architecture and specification of the blocks is a plus.
Good team player.
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, maths/science/electronics or related field.