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Title:  (Senior/Staff) Layout Engineer

Company:  Renesas Electronics Europe GmbH
Country/Region:  GB
City:  Harlow
Department:  Mobile Display Power Design Department
Business Unit:  IoT and Infrastructure Business Unit
Office:  UK, Harlow (REE)
Job Function:  Hardware(Analog)
Job Type:  Permanent

Renesas is looking for pro-active and results-oriented  
Layout Engineer


based out of our UK office based in Harlow


To further strengthen our Wireless Power Team at our UK locations we are looking for a

Layout Engineer to develop next generation power/mixed signal technologies.


Renesas Electronics Germany GmbH is a leading supplier of innovative, highly accurate, robust and cost-effective analog and mixed-signal ICs for automotive, industrial automation and consumer applications. It has been based in Dresden for over 50 years and has a global presence. Since April 2019, it has been part of Renesas Electronics Corporation, a Japanese semiconductor manufacturer with approximately 20,000 employees worldwide.



Area of responsibility:

  • Block level and top-level layout according to Renesas product generation process, especially for layout related Renesas design rules
  • Support in block and top-level specifications
  • Implement layout dependent design for Yield
  • Implement layout dependent design for manufacturability
  • Ensure block and top-level Design Rule Checks (DRC) and Layout versus Schematics Checks (LVS)
  • Ensure Optimized silicon COGS
  • Early escalation
  • Principle Role: 10+ year experience, Senior Role: 5+ year experience
  • Ensure block and top-level Design Rule Checks (DRC) and Layout versus Schematics Checks (LVS), Electrical Rule Checks (ERC), Antenna check rules.
  • Use state-of-the-art layout techniques for matching (differential-pair, common centroid, interdigitation), ESD, latch-up prevention and parasitic reduction
  • R3D, P2P, or similar.
  • Cadence tools: L/XL/GXL/EAD – Physical verification: Assura, Calibre & PVS
  • Process geometry: ≤90nm, 130nm, 180nm, 250nm – BCD or similar.
  • Foundry’s: TSMC, VIS, Dongbu, Global etc.

Floor planning and power routing concept and design Renesas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.



  • Degree in Electrical Engineering or Physics
  • Minimum 3 years professional experiences in this field
  • Motivation and ability to extend expertise and to develop a creative solution in the workplace
  • Experience in automotive development process and standards, especially ISO 16949 & 26262
  • Team player
  • Good command of English (writing and speaking)


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 LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.