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Semiconductor Design Engineer - New College Graduate

ID:  3991
Function:  Engineering

Agoura Hills, CA, US

We are the global test and automation specialists, powering next-generation technologies through sophisticated solutions. Behind every electronic device you use, Teradyne's test technology ensures your device works right the first time, every time! Our portfolio of automation solutions help manufacturers to develop and deliver products quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively. Together, Teradyne companies deliver manufacturing automation across industries and applications around the world!




  • Develop detailed circuit specifications for mixed signal circuits
  • Conceive circuit architectures and transistor level circuit topologies that satisfy required performance
  • Provide guidance for physical implementation (layout) of circuits
  • Optimization of circuits via simulation (with Cadence EDA tools) over all process and operating conditions
  • Integration of circuit elements into large analog/mixed signals ASICs
  • Participation in the characterization and test of ASICs

Basic Qualifications & Skills

  • CMOS FinFET (16nm or lower) design experience is a plus
  • Knowledge of high frequency, broad-band Analog Mixed-Signal IC design – both electrical and physical design is a plus
  • Desired experience in design of VCOs, PLLs, DLLs, ADCs, DACs, clock and data recovery, broadband amplifiers, bias generators, clock distribution networks, high frequency I/Os and/or high frequency CML designs
  • Solid understanding of CMOS semiconductor device physics and device modeling
  • Solid understanding of electromagnetic theory
  • Solid understanding of thermal effects of various circuit topologies
  • Involvement in all phases of multiple IC developments from specification to product introduction
  • Proficiency in Verilog or Verilog-A modeling is a plus
  • Solid understanding and experience with IC characterization using sampling oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, VNAs, PMUs, signal sources
  • Solid understanding of PDKs


  • MSEE or PhD in electrical engineering with experience in the design and characterization of mixed signal integrated circuits


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