Digital Design Engineer TP-5049

Hardware Engineering Austin, Texas

At Cirrus Logic, mixed-signal engineering drives our company. We develop high-performance, low-power signal processing solutions in audio, voice and haptics, delivering innovative end-user experiences and solving difficult challenges for new generations of mobile and consumer devices. While breaking the innovation barrier, we’ve also built an award-winning company culture, thanks to our extraordinary workforce and our ongoing efforts to champion and promote diversity, as well as our principles of equality and fairness in the workplace. Do you enjoy working alongside the industry's top engineers and solving sophisticated challenges for the world's top consumer brands? Join our team and help us continue to make this an exceptional place to work!

As a Digital Design Engineer at Cirrus Logic, you will be part of a collaborative team developing high-performance mixed-signal IC's serving the world's top consumer electronics manufacturers. In this position, you will contribute to the design of high-performance delta-sigma ADC’s and DAC’s as well as various classes of amplifiers, DC/DC converters, and other circuitry in advanced CMOS processes.

Responsibilities

  • Work in a team environment to create and engineer digital design subsystems from concept through to tape-out
  • Model control loop feedback and signal processing algorithms using tools such as Matlab and Simulink
  • Convert subsystems into final designs for integration into the final product
  • Support post-silicon activities including validation, characterization, and product test
  • Design and develop a variety of digital and DSP IP blocks

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • MSEE and 5+ years or PhD and 3+ years of proven experience in digital design engineering
  • In-depth knowledge of Verilog RTL language
  • Deep understanding of the digital design flow from architecture, RTL design, verification, and synthesis
  • Understanding of control theory and discrete time, z-domain, signal processing techniques
  • Familiarity with FIR and IIR filter design
  • Organized and detailed with strong communication skills
  • Possess outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Results-oriented and thrive in a dynamic environment

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Solid understanding of high-level modeling tools like Simulink, Matlab, or similar
  • Experience designing and verifying complex state-machines
  • Experience with mixed-signal design, simulation, and verification
  • Experience with back-end flow including synthesis, place and route, and timing analysis
  • Experience generating functional test vectors for PTE
  • Basic understanding of CMOS transistors
  • Strong lab and silicon validation skills

This position is located in Austin, TX

Cirrus Logic is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We strive to select the best qualified applicant for any opening and to reward employees based on their skills, experience and performance. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, pregnancy status, marital status, gender, age, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.