September 26, 2016

Senior Digital Design Engineer

Cirrus Logic - Austin, TX

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  • Company
    Cirrus Logic Cirrus Logic
  • Location
    Austin, TX
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
  • Education
    Masters Degree
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Job Description

Help anchor a team developing high-performance mixed-signal audio processing IC's for the professional and consumer audio markets.


* 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 real-world final designs for integration into final product

* Support tape-out and post-silicon activities including validation, characterization, and production test

* Design and development of a variety of digital and DSP IP blocks that form the core of our high performance mixed-signal audio processing IC's.

* Possible mentoring of junior engineers and help lead small

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience

* Requires 8+ years of technical experience in digital system design and a PhD or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering.

* Working knowledge of Verilog RTL language

* Working knowledge of 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

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Experience

* Working knowledge 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

* Audio experience

* Strong oral and written communication skills

Individuals seeking employment at Cirrus Logic are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation. You are being given the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.