IBM Senior Engineer (Circuit Designer) in WILLISTON, Vermont

Job Description

IBM Research is seeking an experienced circuit designer to be a lead designer in a Research and Development emerging memory technology design team. Position involves the following:

Lead design team on research emerging memory test chips:

  • Understand processes and technologies necessary to support memory chip design goals

  • Assist management and partners to develop experimental memory chip definition and objectives

  • Size, coordinate, and assign design resources

  • Develop & manage design schedules

  • Develop and manage testing and packaging plans

  • Report on status and issues

Design power systems for experimental memory chip designs:

  • Voltage and current reference circuits used to support various memory chip sub-systems

  • Regulators and pumps as required for standalone memory chip operation

  • Develop decoupling capacitor/charge reservoir requirements

  • Provide reset, power up and logic/control and bandgap reference design solutions

Provide analog design solutions:

  • Small signal analog amplifiers

  • Off-chip voltage and current reference monitoring for diagnostics

  • Assist to provide analog solutions to other designers as needed

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Minimum of 3 years of custom, analog and digital circuit design

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with cadence circuit design tools (Virtuoso,Composer, ADE, etc.)

  • Minimum of 3 years' Hspice and Spectre/UltraSim circuit simulation experience

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience with memory chip array technologies, architecture, and design

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience with industry memory interfaces

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience with semiconductor devices, fabrication, and models

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.