Layout Engineer (W/M)

Job Title Layout Engineer
Contract type Permanent
Starting Date Immediately
Location Paris/Caen/Grenoble – FRANCE
Offer date 17/01/2024
Offer Ref. scx_layout_eng_2023


Job function SCALINX’s Layout Team is seeking a dynamic and highly motivated Layout Engineer to work on physical implementation and verification of analog and mixed-signal ASIC functions to deliver state-of-the-art Integrated Circuit (IC) in deep submicron CMOS technology.

Work description 

  • In close collaboration with analog, mixed-signal and digital designers, define the ASIC floorplan and its sub-blocks, input / output pin placement and top-level assembly
  • Full-custom physical implementation of high speed and high performance analog, mixed-signal blocks including integration of digital macros.
  • Optimize the layout to meet circuit area and performance requirements
  • Optimize the layout with respect to voltage drop, matching, speed and coupling.
  • Perform sign-off physical verification of sub-blocks and/or top chip meeting all manufacturing requirements (DRC, LVS, ERC, EM)
  • Generate post-layout netlist with parasite extraction tools
  • Work in team to design a state-of-the-art integrated circuit
  • Prepare / participate in layout reviews
  • Write the documentation respecting the quality policy of SCALINX
  • Respect and execute the development steps in accordance with the company's development methodology.

Qualification and Experience 

  • You have at least 6 years of experience in the integrated circuit development with successful tape-out track record.
  • You have participated to the development of an IC product from specifications to mass production
  • Hands-on experience in mask design for analog and / or mixed signal functions with strong matching, low parasitic, low coupling requirements.
  • Solid knowledge of Cadence analog layout flow including mask checks (LVS, DRC, ERC, EM)
  • You demonstrate excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • You are a team player with a critical attitude and sense of initiative
  • You are a professional who can deliver high-quality work on tight schedules
  • Fluent in English

How to apply 

If you are motivated to participate in the creation of outstanding products in a dynamic environment, it will be a great pleasure to receive your resume at [email protected]

SCALINX is committed to diversity & equity. We aim to improve disability inclusion within our workforce.