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Title:  Senior Design Engineer - Digital (f/m/d)

Requisition ID:  38149
Department:  Mobile Display Power Design Department

Harlow, GB

Job Function:  Hardware Engineering

Senior Design Engineer (f/m/d)

Based out of our Harlow office in the United Kingdom.



We’re looking for a Digital IC Design Engineer based in Harlow, UK and working alongside our teams in Milpitas, California and Atlanta, Georgia to participate in the development of highly integrated power module systems (PMICs) for smart phones, tablet systems and computing applications.


Your Role:


To participate in all aspects of the development of digital controllers, interfaces and algorithms including:

  • RTL design of digital circuits for mixed signal applications
  • Involvement in all stages of product development including specification, design, synthesis, verification, timing analysis, design for test, backend verification and silicon debug
  • Simulation and verification in both digital and mixed-signal environments
  • Interfacing with marketing, test, product and applications engineers to successfully bring new products from initial concept through release to production
  • Reporting on design results through design reviews, following up on action items generated


Your profile:


  • Demonstrated ability to design digital circuitry and a minimum of 5 Years working experience
  • Experience of full product cycle from design conception to silicon validation and market release, strong understanding of control systems
  • Proven background in Verilog RTL design
  • Ability to design a test bench, ideally self-checking
  • Good debugging skills, able to diagnose and close bugs efficiently
  • Understanding of low power design concepts
  • Understanding of clock domain crossing issues
  • Good working knowledge with logic synthesis, static timing analysis
  • Familiarity with Cadence design tools (Genus, Tempus, Innovus)
  • Basic understanding of analog IC technology
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (fluent in English)
  • A BSc or BEng in Electrical or Electronic engineering, MEng preferred.
  • 2 or more released products
  • Good understanding of customer and market requirements
  • Ability to work as part of a team and with low levels of supervision
  • Valid and existing residence and work permit for the UK or another EU country is required


Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723) empowers a safer, smarter and more sustainable future where technology helps make our lives easier. A leading global provider of microcontrollers, Renesas combines our expertise in embedded processing, analog, power and connectivity to deliver complete semiconductor solutions. These Winning Combinations accelerate time to market for automotive, industrial, infrastructure and IoT applications, enabling billions of connected, intelligent devices that enhance the way people work and live. Learn more at Follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram.


Renesas respects all types of diversity and values, and actively works to improve our work environment and foster a corporate culture that accepts and is inclusive of one another. We believe our commitment to diversity and inclusion, and our initiatives are the source of innovative products and services that support our sustainable business growth. For more information, please read through our Diversity & Inclusion Statement.