Principal Engineer – Design Enablement job opening #Malta #job



Summary of Role:


This position is for a SPICE modeling engineer who will primarily work
on the compact device model development for baseband and RF applications. The
candidate will also work on the development of modeling test structures,
technology benchmarking and customer support for advanced technology nodes.


Essential Responsibilities:


  • Development of Baseband & RF SPICE models
    for CMOS and HVMOS devices for advanced bulk and SOI technologies

  • Development of SPICE modeling infrastructure and

  • Modeling Test structure development for
    characterization and modeling

  • Working closely with lab engineers on the device
    characterization (DC/AC/Transient/RF), Data analysis. Model Hardware

  • Development of models for Local Layout effects,
    Noise, RF and statistical modeling

  • Working closely with worldwide device engineers
    on the technology development

  • Working closely with PDK teams to provide world
    class design enablement solutions

  • Collaboration with EDA companies on the
    simulator issues and support to meet world class customer needs

  • Perform all activities in a safe and responsible
    manner and support all Environmental, Health, Safety & Security
    requirements and programs


Required Qualifications:     


  • Master’s in Electrical Engineering, Physics or
    Related Discipline

  • 2 or More Years or Relevant Experience

  • 2 or More Years’ Experience in CMOS device
    modeling, advanced semiconductor manufacturing process or circuit design

  • Prior Semiconductor
    device physics knowledge and good programming skills

  • Prior Experience with SPICE level simulators
    such as HSPICE, SPECTRE

  • Language Fluency:  English (Written & Verbal)


    Preferred Qualifications:


  • PhD in
    Electrical Engineering, Physics or Related Discipline

  • Hands-on
    electrical measurement experience

  • Experience in a foundry environment supporting
    SPICE modeling across multiple technology nodes and products

  • Experience in leading edge technology nodes
    (sub-65nm node) including derivative technologies such as RF, analog/mixed
    signal, non-volatile memory, low power, high voltage, etc

  • Hands on experience with LVS/PEX extraction

  • Fluent with Perl, Python and shell scripts

  • Good knowledge on circuit analysis such as delay
    chain, ring oscillator

  • Understanding of design flows, methodologies and
    variation margins

  • Excellent ability to meet tight deadlines,
    commitments and deliver customer requirements



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a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for
reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.


An offer of employment with
GLOBALFOUNDRIES is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background
check and drug screen, as applicable and subject to applicable laws and


GLOBALFOUNDRIES is fully committed to
equal opportunity in the workplace and believes that cultural diversity within
the company enhances its business potential. GLOBALFOUNDRIES goal of excellence
in business necessitates the attraction and retention of highly qualified
people. Artificial barriers and stereotypic biases detract from this objective
and may be illegally discriminatory.


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