Teradyne Analog IC Design Engineer in Agoura Hills, California


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Teradyne’s Semiconductor Test Division in Agoura Hills, CA is looking for an Analog Design Engineer to design high voltage / high current / high accuracy / high speed mixed signal ICs for ATE (Automatic Test Equipment) instruments. The candidate should be familiar with various process technologies, including CMOS, BiCMOS, SiGe, BCD.

Responsibilities include:

Develop detailed specifications for mixed signal and analog circuits

Conceive circuit architectures and transistor level circuit topologies (bipolar and CMOS) that satisfy required performance

  • Physical implementation (layout) of circuits

  • Optimization of circuits via simulation (with Cadence or Mentor EDA tools) over all process and operating conditions

  • Integration of circuit elements into large analog/mixed signals ASICs

  • Participation in the characterization and debugging of ASICs in the lab

Employment Category:

Regular Full Time



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Basic Qualifications, Experience, Skills & Education Required:

The ideal candidate for this role will have the following:

  • MSEE or PhD in electrical engineering with 3 to 5 years experience in the design and characterization of mixed signal integrated circuits.

  • Experience in power management circuit is a plus.

  • Experience in working on high frequency and high scale of integration integrated circuits is a plus.

  • Knowledge of high voltage and/or high current Analog Mixed-Signal IC design – both electrical and physical design is 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, high frequency CML designs, high voltage, power circuits. (Experience here is desired but not necessary)

  • Solid understanding of bipolar and CMOS semiconductor device physics and device modeling

  • Solid understanding of electromagnetic theory Understanding of thermal effects of various circuit topologies and different package types is a plus.

  • Involvement in all phases of multiple IC developments from specification to product introduction is a plus.

  • Experience with Cadence Skill or Ocean scripting for automating test benches is a plus. Proficiency in Verilog or Verilog-A modeling is highly desired.

  • Experience in deep sub-micron CMOS (nodes 65 nm) is a plus

  • Experience in BCD technology is a plus

  • Experience with IC characterization at frequencies 1 GHz using high speed sampling oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, VNAs, signal sources is a plus.

  • Some understanding of PDKs (process design kits)

  • Experience with ATE test development is a plus

  • Ability to work well with a team

  • Self motivated

  • Good communicator

To learn more about being part of the Teradyne team check out this video !

Job Title:

Analog IC Design Engineer

Relocation Available (Some relocation assistance has been approved for this role):


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USA - CA - Agoura Hills

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