Location Limerick
Contact name: Micheal O’Maoldomhnaigh

Contact email:
Job ref: 767
Published: over 2 years ago

Our client Multinational Semiconductor Company requires Senior Analog Mixed Design Engineer for role in Limerick City, Ireland.



In this role, you will be a part of the Analog and Mixed Signal Design team responsible for providing efficient analog and digital dc/dc controllers ICs for the consumer, automotive and industrial markets.

  • Design of power management blocks including: SMPS/Buck converter/ LDO/ Bandgaps/ Current References/ opamp/ oscillator/ temperature sensors
  • Convert specifications into Analog IC solutions
  • Perform the actual design and simulations of Analog IC circuits using state-of-the-art EDA tools like Cadence
  • Responsible for the delivering the fully verified blocks in simulations
  • Documentation of all Analog IC design related issues and contribute to datasheets, architectural specifications and development plans
  • Review Analog IC designs, evaluations, characterization and test results
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams including; layout, test, verification, and validation
  • Work with layout designer to implement circuit designs
    • with best-practice layout techniques
    • Prepare and present design review materials
    • Experience in chip integration and Top level Mixed Mode Simulation to successfully integrate analog IP at chip level
    • Support bench bring-up and test plans and validate/characterize/debug designs into high volume production:
  • Bachelor’s degree in electronic engineering, physics or related discipline, M.Sc. or Ph.D. is ideal but not required

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in analog or mixed-signal analog IC Design
  • Solid background and knowledge in all aspects of analog design
  • Experience in the design of power-management blocks
  • Background in control feedback systems
  • Demonstrated track record for bringing Analog/Mixed-Signal designs into high volume production
  • Experience with the use of Cadence design and verification tools including mixed signal simulation
  • Experience working with cross site teams and contractors
  • Interfacing with verification, process, test, program management, layout and application engineers to successfully bring new products from initial concept through release
  • Interested in system design and how this translates to analog design requirements and propose innovative and creative solutions where necessary to meet customer needs
  • Experience with verilog behavioral modelling (System Verilog and/or VerilogAMS and/or VerilogA)
  • Layout related skills and/or Matlab and/or SIMPLIS experience is a plus

For further information please contact Michéal at Software Placements on 00353 1 5254642 or email