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Title:  (Principal) Digital Design Engineer (f/m/d)

Department:  Automotive R&D Department

Dresden, DE

Job Function:  Hardware (Digital)

Renesas is looking for an
(Principal) Digital Design Engineer (f/m/d),

for our Automotive Solution Business Group based out in our Office in Dresden, Germany


Our Development team in Dresden designs and verifies ASICs/ASSPs of the next-generation semiconductor products for automotive sensor signal conditioner solutions. As a member of our Digital Design Team, you interface with our Technical Project Lead, System Architect and Analog- and Digital Designers and will be able to contribute significantly to our success in a highly visible manner.


The Job

  • Extract digital module objectives from specification
  • Support specification, development and documentation of system architecture
  • Create digital block specification
  • Develop and take responsibility for digital system implementation
  • RTL coding and debugging using Verilog
  • RTL and gate-level simulation
  • Develop digital modules
  • Proceed concepts review, lead design reviews
  • Support product development deliverables (DfT, design- and system-level documentation,
    production handover, etc.), risk mitigation and decision


Your Profile

  • A degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics, Information Technology or similar
  • Multiple years of experience/profound knowledge in digital design and analog/mixed-signal
    IC development
  • Profound knowledge/expertise in Verilog and VHDL RTL language
  • Profound knowledge/expertise in digital design flow comprising architecture, RTL design, DfT,
    verification and synthesis
  • Experience/profound knowledge with state-of-the-art verification methodologies (UVM/OVM)
    and assertions/fault injection
  • Experienced in digital design backend flow incl. synthesis, APR and timing analysis, generation
    of scan and functional test patterns
  • Understanding and strong interest in automotive and functional safety development processes
    and standards based on IATF16949 & ISO26262
  • Self starting attitude with strong affinity for delivering results in SoC driven R&D team environment
  • Valid and existing residence and work permit for Germany
  • Fluent in English, German advantageous
  • Team player, self-directed, independent working and interdisciplinary thinking



Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723) delivers trusted embedded design innovation with complete semiconductor solutions that enable billions of connected, intelligent devices to enhance the way people work and live. A global leader in microcontrollers, analog, power, and SoC products, Renesas provides comprehensive solutions for a broad range of automotive, industrial, infrastructure, and IoT applications that help shape a limitless future. Learn more at renesas.com. Follow us on LinkedInFacebookTwitter, and YouTube.