High Speed Analog Designer

  • Location:
    Nuremberg, Germany
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Hardware
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
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What You’ll Do


You'll help us bring innovation to life by developing, implementing, and verifying advanced High-Speed analog driver circuits including definition of architectural requirements. The High-Speed Optics Team seeks a highly motivated Design Engineer with strong background in Analog / Mixed-Signal Design to develop High-Speed analog frond ends to be embedded in our high-end optical transmission and routing products.


The next generation platform is in the creation phase. As experienced Analog / Mixed Signal Design Engineer you will grow the team’s ability to develop high-end components. This is a great opportunity to define, design and shape a leading-edge product in the service provider space from the beginning.


Who You'll Work With


Our team works with customers defining and developing advanced optical transmission products for Cisco's transport, routing and switching platform portfolio. The High-Speed Optics team is responsible for design, integration and validation of electro-optical interfaces. You have a unique opportunity to join this highly innovative and diligent engineering team and push the envelope for the next generation of high performing optical transmission systems.


Who You Are


You've got strong experience designing, implementing, and characterizing High-Speed Analog Circuits. This includes a solid knowledge about fundamentals of circuits, transmission lines and microwave theory. You’re familiar in Cadence design flow with strong knowledge and understanding of layout. You’ve got a proven track record of putting leading edge, high performance high frequency analog designs into volume production. You have good analytic and decision-making skills. Your strong communication skills help you influence others.


Our minimum requirements for this role


  • • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering• More than 5 years of High-Speed Analog / Mixed Signal design,layout and verification experience• Hands-on experience in design, modelling and simulation oflumped and distributed passive structures such as transmissionlines, inductors and capacitors• Hands-on experience in classical analog circuits like bandgaps,OpAmps, OTAs, LDOs• Strong fundamentals in Driver and TIA architectures• Knowledge about ESD protection of high frequency circuits• Experience in lab characterization of high frequency circuits• Basic knowledge in optical transmission theory and photonicdesign is of advantage• Strong team player


Why Cisco


We connect everything people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.