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Title:  Sr Layout Engineer

Requisition ID:  51885

Indiranagar, IN

Job Function:  Engineering

Job Type: Permanent  - Full Time 

Travel Required: 0% 

Remote Work Available: Yes 


Renesas is one of the top global semiconductor companies in the world. We strive to develop a safer, healthier, greener, and smarter world, and our goal is to make every endpoint intelligent by offering product solutions in the automotive, industrial, infrastructure and IoT markets. Our robust product portolio includes world-leading MCUs, SoCs, analog and power products, plus Winning Combination solutions that curate these complementary products. 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 employs roughly 21,000 people in more than 30 countries worldwide. As a global team, our employees actively embody the Renesas Culture, our guiding principles based on five key elements: Transparent, Agile, Global, Innovative, and Entrepreneurial. Renesas believes in, and has a commitment to, diversity and inclusion, with initiatives and a leadership team dedicated to its resources and values. At Renesas, we want to build a sustainable future where technology helps make our lives easier. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics and the world.


Job Title: Sr. Layout Engineer.


Job Location: Bangalore


Job Description:


Principal Accountabilities:


  • Manager all Layout activities including top, cell and block level creation, edit and full verification
  • Use state-of-the-art layout techniques for matching, ESD, latch-up prevention and parasitic reduction
  • Work with an estimation of layout timescales plus any subsequent re-estimations due to design changes
  • Continuous assessment and reporting of timescale risks
  • Suggest improvements to the overall layout capabilities of Dialog Semiconductor team
  • Demonstrate an awareness and understanding of Semiconductor processes from physical point of view
  • Participation at all relevant project meetings
  • Maintain a layout workspace that is consistent with current working practice (directory structures, etc.)


Key Performance Measures:


  • Deliver device layouts in the agreed time scales as set by program schedule for all assigned tasks
  • Takes responsibility for solutions and makes them happen
  • Results-oriented and able to deliver on-time under tight schedule pressures
  • Looks for continuous improvement in own and Dialog work practices
  • Confident and enthusiastic attitude regarding own role and contribution to company goals


Knowledge, Skills and Experience:


  • Typically, 6 to 10 years’ experience of block level through to top-level layout,
    •  including floor planning, power routing and full verification prior to tape-out
  • Thorough understanding of the impact of their layout in terms of yield and financial implication.
  • Should be able to understand Design Rule Manual from foundry and PDK documents.
  • Able to fully document project related issues and lessons learned during the project.
  • Demonstrable competence in ‘Design for Manufacture’ techniques
  • Proficiency in providing accurate estimation of layout timescales and timescale risks
  • Competence and expertise in providing layouts to deadline as defined by project plans
  • Command of verbal and written English to the standard required to work on international project teams




Degree level qualification in Electronics engineering or a related discipline typically required