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Title:  Senior Staff, Mixed Signal Verification Engineer

Requisition ID:  31480

Austin, US

Job Function:  Hardware(Analog)

Renesas is a global semiconductor company providing hardware and software solutions for a range of cutting-edge technologies including self-driving cars, robots, automated factory equipment, and smart home applications. We are a key supplier to the world’s leading manufacturers of the electronics you rely on every day; you may not see our products, but they are all around you.


Renesas is a global, multi-billion dollar, publicly-traded company headquartered in Japan, and has subsidiaries in 20 countries worldwide. Renesas is a dynamic, multi-cultural technology company where employees learn, mentor, innovate and thrive. Renesas is extending our share in fast-growing data economy-related markets such as infrastructure and data center, and strengthening our presence in the industrial/IOT and automotive segments. Our solutions drive products developed by major innovators around the world. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics.


REA is seeking a Mixed-Signal IC Design Engineer for our Infrastructure Power team in Austin, TX.  Reporting to the Design Engineering Manager, you will have responsibility for the design, verification and validation of power management IC’s that supply power to the world’s largest and most advanced computing platforms. Your responsibilities encompass the full design cycle which spans product definition through IC validation.



  • Perform transistor-level design of power management IC’s
  • Define and quantify tradeoffs among IC architectures and perform feasibility experiments
  • Participate in product definition with Marketing and Applications engineers
  • Specify/select process technology to meet efficiency, cost and robustness requirements
  • Oversee the work of mask layout staff in IC floor-planning and power-planning, block level layout and top-level integration
  • Write design specifications, IC verification and validation plans
  • Participate in test specification development and Test Engineering support
  • Execute lab validation and datasheet compliance testing
  • Support Application Engineering and Marketing


Required Skills:

  • BSEE with 12+ years, MSEE with 10+ years, or PhD with 7+ years
  • Expertise in:
    • Data converter architecture and design
    • Precision clocking: oscillators, PLLs, DLLs
    • Transistor-level analog design with solid understanding of precision circuit requirements and topologies
    • RTL and custom logic in support of high-speed data paths in mixed-signal designs
    • Analog building blocks: references, amps, oscillators, LDO’s
    • Switch-mode power conversion topologies
  • Advanced analog and digital simulation techniques using Cadence
  • System level Mixed Mode verification expertise
  • Excellent communication skills


Required Experience:

  • Development of commercially successful IC’s
  • Track record of innovative design
  • Proven ability to set and meet development milestones
  • Preferred Skills and Experience
  • Behavioral modeling/verification of analog and mixed signal circuits in SystemVerilog (preferred)/verilogAMS
  • Feedback control systems
  • Automated bench testing
  • Use of tracking systems for development milestones, tasks and bug resolution
  • Experience working with customers, marketing, applications, test and product engineers through the product life cycle


We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.


Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran