Tag Archives: SoC

Hardware/PCB Design Engineer – Semiconductor

MS-Physics. Board level hardware design specialist, with advanced domestic/international customer support skills, EMI/EMC/ESD compliance, tech docs generation, and component engineering. Performs layout, schematic capture, SoC validation. Involves variety of industries/applications such as medical, motors, power electronics, wireless communications, telephony, SerDes, sensors. Uses Cadence, Altium, Viewlogic, Proteus, PSpice, MATLAB, MathCAD, Allegro. Contract or Direct. 115K. 06102015.3

Principal Design Engineer – Power Management ICs

PhD-EE. Develops and designs power management ICs involving LED drivers, variety of converters (AC/DC, high voltage), mixed signal products, DC/DC switching regulators, controllers, and is skilled with various topologies. Experienced with BiCMOS/CMOS, BCD, CAD, ADC. Defines architecture and manages large SoC projects through to production for lighting, LCD and IT markets. Contract or Direct. 150K. 06102015.01

Analog / Mixed Signal Power IC Design Engineering Consultant

MSEE, BSCE. A multi-disciplined applications and design engineering consultant, working mostly with analog and mixed signal power management ICs/ASICs and working with embedded FPGA, VHDL, DSP, SoC, CMOS, VLSI. Experienced with variety of firmware: Fiber channel, ARM, ADC, DAC, various filters, wireless transceivers, receivers, transmitters, real time operating systems, and networking/IT. Performs lab characterization, tape-out, simulation, layout, testing and debug, staff training and generates specifications. Very long list of software, design and analysis tools too numerous to list. Contract Hire. 130K. 05122015.6

Business Development/Sales/Key Account Manager – Automotive ICs

MBA, MSEE. Brings highly technical hand to sales management and large key account development for automotive & HEV semiconductor and components: Power management ICs, SoC, mixed signal, MOSFET, ASIC, MEMS, microcontrollers. Applies specifically to smartpower, battery management, analog decoders, wireless functions, powertrain and navigation. Supervises mfg reps, develops strategies, manages demand creation and IC development and leads customer/design team communications. Initiates new product introductions and directs design-ins. 140K. 04202015.2

Staff Applications Engineer – RF Embedded Systems

BSEE. Defines, designs and guides technical engineering staff for embedded microcontrollers and ICs (FPGA, VHDL, mixed-signal, ARM, PIC 8051 etc), SoC, and peripherals (RF / power electronics / real time operating systems) for transceivers, transponders, RFID, converters, cryptography and ZigBee architectures. Performs Leads global product development, driver development; Modeling, evaluation, analysis, emulation and debug – for automotive and lighting industries. Uses C, ASM, JTAG, OCD, ICE, Altium, Verilog. Patents/publications. 100K. 03182015.4

Senior Product Engineer – Analog / Digital Power ICs

MSEE, MS-Physics/>20 Years. Performs new product introductions (NPI) and development for semiconductor analog / digital power management products, SoC and ICs, involving signal processors in mix-mode CMOS, switching amplifiers in BiC-DMOS, optical storage and more. Performs mixed-signal testing (including ADC/DAC), multi-temp and voltage characterization, product and burn-in boards qualification, validation (latch-up, ESD, life test failure), SPC and yield enhancements, and complex failure analysis. Works with off-shore manufacturing and customer returns program, and resolves specification problems. Has strong focus on product reliability and process improvements / optimization. Industries are audio/visual, RF wireless telephony and networking/IT (processors, ethernet, consumer electronics). Uses Eagle, IDS E-beam, Credence, Agilent and more. 100K. 02042015.1

Embedded Systems Design Engineering, Consultant

BSEE/>Contract engineering design expertise for a variety of critical control platforms:

  • FPGA ethernet and ECL differential communications interfaces (CMOS/PCBs), encrypted internet connectivity, algorithms, embedded PCB test hardware.
  • Nuclear reactor plant containment/cooling: Bus communications, loop control, ADC/DAC. Verification, validation, simulation, SoC design, staff education.
  • Space/Avionics rad-hard systems design/integration: Docking, launch vehicle & aircraft brushless motor controls, solar array systems, missile guidance systems, embedded systems, CMOS logic, DSP. Documentation within NASA 7123/7150, DO-254 and DO-178B standards. Drives DO-254 wins as Expert.

VHDL, Xilinx, DOORS, Aldec, Altium. 210K. 02032015.8

IT Storage / Software Solutions Technical Sales Account Manager

BSEE/CE, 20 Years. Applies substantial technical knowledge to sales management for networking products, including: Hard drives/data storage solutions (SATA, SAS, SCSI, SSD, Fibre Channel), host bus, ethernet devices, routers, high speed interfaces, sensors, adapters and boards, ASICs, digitial-to-analog, DSP, processors, embedded microprocessors and a variety of related software. Also has a background in other various semiconductor ICs, SoC and power conditioning. Relates to large customers and senior level executives. 100K. 02022015.4

Semiconductor ICs / Fab Equipment Applications / DCS Engineer

Ph.D.-Chem/>10 Years. Develops, designs, implements and integrates distributed control systems, PLCs/software, lithography metrology, CMOS/FEOL processes, silicon photonic and other device physics/engineering, and germanium on silicon. Fab and laboratory metrology includes SEM, TEM, XRD, and SIMS, optical metrology (interferometry), plus advanced statistical and overall process controls, factory automation / manufacturing execution systems. Maintains diffusion tools reliability for maximum performance and provides new materials development / characterization. Is project driven with substantial customer interaction. JMP and LabView expert. Extensive publications and is patented. 90-120K. 02022015.3

Analog / Digital / Mixed Signal Design Engineer

BSEE, CE/<10 Years. Performs oil/gas hi temp downhole electronics design involving rotary steerable drilling tools, rotating / geostationary measurement devices (magnetic and gravitational), and low latency data acquisition systems, multi-rate DSP with embedded C and control systems. Data acquisition and design expertise also applies to hi rel military, defense/missile weaponry, space program and aerospace/avionics industries for wireless instrumentation systems, fuel cell controls, power electronics (power supplies), RF SoC, specialized lithium Smart Battery technology, schematic capture, supervising PCB layout, hardware debugging, and field installations. Current DoD Secret Clearance. Performs simulation with Matlab, Simulink and works with PADS, Altium, Microchip PIC / dsPIC and more. 80-90K. 01222015.3

National / Regional Sales Account Manager – Metering, PMICs / Semiconductor

BS-Mktg/>20 Years. A seasoned sales professional for digital metering, FPGA and custom power management ICs and solutions for domestic and international pinnacle accounts in industrial, commercial, automotive, military and IT/networking industries. Develops sales channels, applies strategic marketing and competitor analysis to increase business development with Tier 1. Conducts negotiations, presentations, training, product launch, negotiations, special projects management. Has finance skillsets for budgeting, forecasting, pricing control, margin monitoring. Has additional semiconductor background in hardware/software sales for wireless RF telephony, ASIC-SoC ARM core, PCI bus and 32/64 bit system controllers, sensors. A relationship builder and motivator. 120K. 01202015.1

Design Engineer – Embedded Firmware / Power Electronics – Contract

MSEE-Honors/>20 Years. Vast variety of power electronics and semiconductor design to include: Power supplies, converters, drives, MOSFET, inverters, gate drives, high voltage, SoC, amplifiers, Smart battery power mgmt, Li-Ion, chargers, analog, digital, embedded microcontrollers, switch mode, thermals, signal processors and sensors. Industries are military, avionics, and space program. Special designs include transponding modems, flight hybrid ICs, signal processors and infrared detectors. Designs prototypes through lifecycle, performs variety of testing, applies ESD/EMI concerns, supports SBIR / writes technical proposals. LTSpice, CMOS, ISO. Prolific author, patents. Contract. 120-140K. 01132015.1


Senior Design Engineer / RF and Semiconductor – Contract

MSEE/>20 Years. A dual, high talent design engineering contract professional and mentor for RF, semiconductor industries. RF: Antenna and satellite systems, oscillators for microwave/beam, convolvers, FPGA, specialized military computer systems design, power supplies with topologies, converters, optical, transceivers, DC/DC and more. Semi: PCB, power ICs, digital, mixed-signal, interface cards, networking products, microprocessors, SoC, ASIC, BiCMOS, motherboards and more. Other skillsets include component libraries development, modeling, simulation, schematic capture, optimization, complex analysis, packaging layout, specification generation, design review and redesigns. Has substantial test equipment development expertise. Teaches various technologies to industry, has staff management and extensive project management experience. Very fluent: Cadence, Verilog, DxDesigner, JTAG, Ethernet, Eagle, PathMill and much more. Manuals author. 120-130K. 01122015.13

Executive Engineering Management – Consultant

BSEE/>20 Years. A high performing executive with a technical hand, managing the following: Engineering, programs / projects, information systems, customer support, firmware / software programmers, production and more. Multi million $ product lines/technologies involved: Power electronics (converters, inverters, power supplies, circuitry, ASICs, embedded), satellite/antenna – RF, imaging, microprocessors, SoCs, networking/IT and communications systems. Industries involved commercial, military/defense, avionics, TV broadcasting, medical and transportation. Skillsets include policy alignment, team development, processes creation, overseas outsourcing, generates business plans, captures funding, structures startups, substantial customer interface, restructures entire engineering departments and implements automated systems such as CAD/CAM, CAE. Patents. Six Sigma, ISO. 160-180K. 01122015.10

Power Management IC Electrical Engineer

MSEE/>15 Years. Specializes in power management IC high level design, and  with various other power electronics also involving product development, simulation, testing, verification, component selection, and complex specifications: Analog, mixed-signal, SoC, ASIC, FPGA, embedded systems, DC/DC, converters, various topologies, Li-Ion and NiMH/ chargers, PCB layout, amplifiers, microcontrollers, switch-mode and electrode systems. Experience applies to stringent standards, including FAA, and critical power, imaging and medical applications. Fluent: Altium, MATLAB, Simulink, OrCAD, Xilinx, Cadence, CMOS, BiCMOS and more. 80-90K. 01072015.5

Principal FPGA Digital Hardware Design Engineer

BSEE/>15 Years. A highly technical circuitry architect, managing engineering design teams (globally and multi locations) and bringing many talents for high quality, innovative product development: Modeling, validating, coding, debugging, generating specifications / technical documentation, and providing customer resolution / requirements definition for IT/networking and semiconductor industry. Is expert FPGA designer, and also: Embedded systems, memory controllers, SDRAM, DDR/2/3, fibre channel, microcontrollers, DSP, embedded systems, SoC, all types of circuitry, RTL, IP cores, and load modules. Fluent: Ethernet, JTAG, TCP/IP, DOORS, ModelSim, Xilinx, Altera, VHDL, Verilog, Python and too many more to list. Awards and Patents. 150K. 01062015.17

Senior Applications Engineer – RF / Analog / Semiconductor

MSEE/>20 Years. A high level leader in design engineering and applications for RF, wireless, data converters, embedded SoC, DSP, GPS and IT/semiconductor (memory) products. Works with GaN, LDMOS, SiGe, mixed signal, FPGA, LED lighting, EMI issues and SMT. Managerial/technical skillsets include lifecycle product ownership and innovation, component engineering, test technology development, customer liaison, training FAEs and overall technical go-to. Industries include telephony, volume consumer electronics, military and aerospace. Fluent: Xilinx, Altera, JTAG and more. 100-120K. 12232014.3

Principal Engineer – Power Management ICs, Circuitry

MSEE/20 Years. A high level designer of power management ICs, and various other electronics/technology: Analog, mixed signal, SoC, DC/AC, converters, grid technology, photovoltaic, ADC, VGA, filters, transceivers, amplifiers, RF, CAD,  smart chips, CMOS, BiCMOS, for various applications such as solar, WiFi. An excellent consultancy candidate with project management skillset and focus on schedule.  Uses Cadence, HSPICE, Matlab. 150k. 12082014.2

Chief Engineer – Power Electronics / Grid

Ph.D-EE/>20 Years. A high level engineering professional for solar grid / power plant electrical systems architecture. Provides plant design, validation, modelling, load profiling, reliability reviews, new product innovation, intellectual property management, project/program management, customer design reviews, engineering team management, funding/grant wins, technical proposal generation, first article builds, cost modelling, reliability studies and allocation of resources. Products / technologies: Smart Grid, DC/DC, DC/AC, converters, topologies, inverters, UPS, generators, controls, motor drives, analog, power protection, battery management / chargers, switch mode, MOSFET, stabilizers, excitations systems, magnetics, RF, SoC, power systems software and more. An excellent consultancy candidate. Collaborates with industry leaders. Multiple patents, publications and presentations. 200K. 12052014.3

Lead IT Architect – SoC, IPs, Analog, Mixed Signal

MBA/15 Years. Is a true leader in IP field over large groups, with formal industry recognition and accolades, multi-patented and prolific author with many R&D innovations. Performs and work with following technologies: IPs, SoC, mixed-signal, analog, CMOS, Ethernet, with design, tape out, modeling, simulation, validation, integration, flow analysis, signal integrity and FinFET. Uses Simulink, Matlab, Octave, VHDL, Verilog and more.  Is a general expert with state-of-the-art, multiple architectures and systems. >150K. 12012014.3

Senior Embedded Firmware Engineer – FPGA / Processors, Controllers

MSCS/10 Years. A highly technical embedded firmware and software engineer involving lifecycle development, design, design constraints, simulation, various analysis, coding, debugging, test benching and test plan development. Technologies are: SoC, FPGA, ASP, ADC, DSP, GUI and RTL. Applications are processors, microcontrollers, control systems, circuitry drivers, modules, peripherals and more. Works with Xlinx, Altera, VHDL, C and more. Uses variety of lab equipment. 125-135K. 11202014.9

Lead Embedded Firmware and Software Engineer

BSEE/>20 Years. Solid experience with embedded firmware technology. Various products/technologies include smart mini-inverters, topologies work, smart ballasts, memory, SoC, PCs, servers, mass storage, drivers, LAN, CISC, RISC, DC to AC and lighting controls. Develops new technology, test tools, performs large variety of testing, schematic capture, root cause analysis, materials sourcing, capital planning, budget management and team development. Has created technical support organization from startup. Industries: IT, solar, lighting, security. Fluencies: UNIX, PADS, ANSI, 8051 and more. Multi patent activity.  >100K. 11142014.6

Senior Design Engineer – Microprocessor Systems

BSEE/>20 Years. In depth technical experience with networking, IT, consumer electronics, solar, semiconductor, avionics, R&D and other applications. Substantial components work and test expertise. Besides design activities, substantial verifications, regulatory and standards compliance, and cost factoring. Products / technologies are: Embedded systems, control processors, high level computer terminals, motherboards, SoC, cloud, controllers and components, cards, transceivers, inverters, DC/DC, power supplies, hand-held wireless units and more. Fluencies: Verilog, VHDL, FPGA, Xilinx, Altera, Cadence, Ethernet, CMOS and much more. 100K. 11052014.13

Senior Hardware, Systems Design/Verification/Architect Engineer

BSEE/>20 Years. A high level multi talented architectural engineer working with large platforms, ethernet, IT devices, server processors, embedded systems, cloud infrastructures/servers/frameworks, MultiCore IP, processor cores, switching platforms and SoC.  Fluent with FPGA, XILINX, Altera, Verilog, ASIC, CRISR and much more. Performs lab debugging, verifications, simulations and validation engineering staff skills development. 120K. 10292014.10

Director, Production and Manufacturing Engineering – IT

Ph.D-EE/15 Years. High level business and technical executive with extensive reach into all business areas including full product life cycle ownership, engineering, manufacturing, quality, and technical sales/marketing with a strong focus on end customer satisfaction. Performance driven with substantial profit and cost reduction accountability. Processes and high volume devices background for product areas are: semiconductor, IC, analog, mixed signal and especially silicon on chips (SoC). Team builder, customer face-to-face relations, vast subcontractor and outsourcing management history, manufacturing partnering, and expert engineering efficiency developer with proven records. Extremely well travelled. 180-220K. 10282014.5

Product Marketing Manager – ASIC/SOC

MBA/MSEE/>10 years. Experience with analog and RFIC product line business development, roadmapping and marketing strategies. Has led development of pricing strategies and the implementation of integration strategies to reduce costs. Experience heading validation projects and dealing with program issues by creating risk mitigation plans. P&L, strategic sales and planning.  100K #11153