Intel Mask Designer in San Jose, California

Job Description

Responsibilities include the development and preparation of multi-dimensional layouts and detailed drawings of semiconductor devices and microelectronic package assemblies. Responsibilities may be directed at a specific point in the design cycle, or vary as the project progresses through the design stage. Assignments are somewhat complex in nature. Work performed within generally defined parameters. Judgment is required in resolving moderately complex problems. Normally receives general instructions on routine work, detailed instructions on new work.


The role:

  • Development and creation of exceptional quality custom and semi-custom analog layouts

  • Apply experience in layout to appropriately address ANT, ESD, LU, EM, reliability and thermal effects.

  • Layout floor-planning, hierarchical layout assembly, custom cell design, optimized cell sharing, and final layout generation

  • Ability to provide and maintain reliable layout schedules

  • Experience in advanced technology nodes, 20nm and below, and finFet technologies is required



  • Strong analog layout skills, including matching, signal shielding, and current mirrors

  • Experience in layout Floor-planning, LVS, DRC, ANT, ESD, LU, EMIR and Reliability

  • Ability to provide and maintain layout schedules

  • Experience in advanced technology nodes, 20nm and below, and finFet technologies is required

  • BSEE or 10+ years of experience

Desired Skills:

  • Experience using Virtuoso highly encouraged

Inside this Business Group

The Programmable Solutions Group (PSG) was formed from the acquisition of Altera. As part of Intel, PSG will create market-leading programmable logic devices that deliver a wider range of capabilities than customers experience today. Combining Altera's industry-leading FPGA technology and customer support with Intel's world-class semiconductor manufacturing capabilities will enable customers to create the next generation of electronic systems with unmatched performance and power efficiency. PSG takes pride in creating an energetic and dynamic work environment that is driven by ingenuity and innovation. We believe the growth and success of our group is directly linked to the growth and satisfaction of our employees. That is why PSG is committed to a work environment that is flexible and collaborative, and allows our employees to reach their full potential.

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