Principal/Distinguished RFIC Design Engineer


Campbell, CA or Portland, OR

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze functional and performance requirements and derive specifications
  • Architect circuit solutions
  • Perform schematic capture, simulation and key-element layout of cells, blocks, macros and entire devices
  • Interface with other IC designers, package and antenna designers, characterization engineers, and operations to complete working designs, ensure testability, and validate finished silicon
  • Interface with RF systems team to set system level specifications


  • Minimum 10 years in RFIC Design and 15+ years in the industry
  • EHF/mmWave design experience strongly preferred
  • Some design experience must be in RF CMOS, ideally 40nm and below
  • Familiar with PAs, Modulators, LNAs, LOs, detectors, dividers, biasing, microwave/mmWave passive design
  • Familiarity with antennas and electromagnetic design a plus
  • Experience with both frequency- and time-domain analysis and design techniques required
  • Experience in additional non-RF analog design domains preferred
  • Experience leading project teams and taping out complete products or test chips required


  • BSEE required, MSEE or PhD preferred