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Title:  Staff Electrical Engineer - Analog Mixed Signal (hybrid office)

Requisition ID:  51681

San Jose, CA, US Ottawa, ON, CA

Job Function:  Hardware Engineering

Company Overview

Renesas is one of the top global semiconductor companies in the world. We strive to develop a safer, healthier, greener, and smarter planet. Our goal? To make every endpoint intelligent by offering cutting-edge 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.


Ours is a dynamic, multicultural technology company where employees learn, mentor, innovate and thrive. 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.


Duties / Responsibilities             
•    Design analog circuits for high-performance timing products
•    Work closely with cross functional teams such as layout, digital, system design and validation
•    Test, debug and characterize prototypes in the lab
•    Support product validation and application engineering activities



•    Solid knowledge of integrated circuit design, device physics and advanced process technology
•    Experience in designing PLLs or building blocks such as VCO, phase detector, charge pump and other related circuits
•    Deep understanding of transistor modeling, circuit noise theory and phase noise concepts
•    Proficient in Cadence analog / mixed signal simulation toolset
•    Familiar with Analog/Mixed Signal design flow, simulation models, design rules, verification procedures (DRC/LVS/ERC), and transistor-level simulations


Desirable Skills / Experience

•    Related experience in digital PLLs, crystal oscillators, VCXOs, on-chip regulators, DACs and ADCs
•    Experience with analog behavioral modeling (Systemverilog, Verilog A, AMS)
•    Hands-on experience with lab test and characterization


Education / Experience

•    Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering
•    8 years of related experience with 3 or more years experience in analog/mixed signal IC design including high-speed CMOS circuits



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. Renesas is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto