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Title:  Mixed-Signal Design Engineer - Durham, NC

Requisition ID:  39927

US Durham, NC, US

Job Function:  Hardware Engineering

Job Type:  Permanent - Full Time 

Travel Required:  Up to 25% 

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 portfolio 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.


This role will be working hybrid (a blend of onsite and remote work). Our Hybrid Work Model supports our goal of driving a high performing and flexible organization while embracing flexibility of when and where we work, delivering high quality outcomes, maximizing opportunities for collaboration, and ensuring a fair and consistent approach to all employees irrespective of work location.


The role will be working hybrid (a blend of onsite and remote in the Durham, NC area)


Job Description:

This is an opportunity to join a top-notch Design Team with Renesas Electronics America’s leading power management product line. As part of one of Renesas’s most prominent Battery and Optical Design Groups, this Engineer will work on next-generation IC products for multiple fast paced consumer power products. This engineer is responsible for System Architecture, Mixed Signal Verification, and Mixed Signal Design. This role will be initially focused on mixed signal verification, a rapidly evolving field that involves knowledge of System Architecture, Mixed Signal Circuit Design, Coding (SystemVerilog, VerilogAMS) and state of the art mixed signal simulation techniques.  This role is intended to give the successful candidate a holistic introduction to a state of the art mixed signal IC development environment. It will involve close interaction with a wide variety of technical experts in different domains, and require the candidate to be flexible in term of learning new skills and tools. There is significant scope for multi-dimensional technical development within the role.


Basic Requirements:
- Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering with 2+ years experience in digital and mixed-signal verification; OR Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering with no experience; or equivalent work experience.

- Exceptional talent may be credited towards education and experience requirements.
- VerilogAMS and Verilog/SystemVerilog languages, modeling, and AMS simulators.
- UVM testbench creation, writing and implementation is a plus.
-  Proficient developing scripts (Shell, Perl, Python etc.), and Cadence SKILL language is plus.
- Experience with AMS behavioral top level modeling and verification methodology to speed up simulation (understanding accuracy/speed tradeoff and interfaces).
- Must be able to work independently with limited supervision and work closely with team. Must be very organized, self-motivated and passionate about the work.
- Language skills: Written and verbal English language proficiency is required.
- Tools: Cadence AMS Design Environment and Tool proficiency is required.




Renesas Electronics America is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, committed to celebrating diversity and fostering a work environment free of discrimination on the basis of sex, race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, military status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.