Digital Prospectors Analog/Mixed-Signal Layout Designer in Lexington, Massachusetts

Analog/Mixed-Signal Layout Designer

Lexington, MA

Job Type: Contract

Recruiter: Steve Merriman at

Phone: 603.637.4084

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Job Title: Analog/Mixed-Signal Layout Designer

Location : Lexington, MA

Duration: 36 Months and 40 hours per week

Applicants must meet the eligibility requirements to obtain a Security Clearance for access to classified information. An Active Secret Clearance without incident is desired.


Our client develops and demonstrates custom, RF & mixed-signal integrated circuits and associated test boards for verifying operation and characterizing performance. An Analog/Mixed-Signal Layout Designer is needed for the implementation of next generation analog/mixed-signal integrated circuits.

Position Scope/Job Functions

The successful candidate will have experience in deep-submicron CMOS layout in the 14-90 nm design nodes in technologies from foundries such as TSMC and Global Foundries.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the physical layout and verification of integrated circuit building blocks within the Cadence and Mentor integrated circuit design flow to include layout, DRC, LVS and parasitic extraction through the use of Calibre and Assura/PVS.

In addition to the implementation of integrated circuit building blocks, experience with full-chip assembly and top-level verification is required.

Skills: Required

Candidate will be able to demonstrate proficiency in best-practices for managing local process variation, parasitic interactions and other design performance considerations through layout techniques.

Strong interpersonal and organizational skills along with strong written/verbal skills are required to support a multi-person design team in an effective way.

Education/Professional Certifications

BS plus 1 year minimum relevant experience

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer which includes providing equal employment opportunity for all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Our client, one of the most prestigious Research and Development Labs in the country, is working on solutions to our nation's most complex defense and commercial related challenges. We have placed hundreds of talented engineers with this client over the years - If you are qualified - we can get you in!!!

The mission is critical and the work is as cutting-edge as it is rewarding. The teams are superbly managed groups of world class engineers from all types of interesting and diverse backgrounds - AND THEY ARE HIRING!

Make this your next career move as one of our many long-term contractors or employees!

Work as our full-time employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement, etc.) - OR - work as a W2 hourly contractor at a higher pay rate if you don't need the benefit package.


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