Physical Design Engineer

  • Location:
    Yerevan, Armenia
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Hardware
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

What You'll Do


Main responsibilities include:

  1. Setup EMIR flow & methodology. Run EMIR for ASICs and provide feedback/fix recipes to Physical Design team.
  2. Maintain delivery & validation of all IPs used in ASIC with internal & external teams
  3. Create the required documentation: in time and at the expected standard/quality;
  4. Participate in project team meetings. Report on key progress and issues upholding proper balance between required maturity and committed deadlines during every development phase;
  5. Create the required documentation: in time and at the expected standard/quality.


Who You Are

Essential requirements:
  • MSc degree in Electrical Engineering with at least 7 years of working experience ;
  • Decent knowledge of Interface(SerDes, PCIE, INFO) & Foundation(Standard cell, Memory) IPs
  • Decent knowledge of EMIR. Having past experience with Redhawk tool is preferable;
  • Understanding of ASIC design methodology and flow all the way from netlist to GDSII;
  • Understanding of Static Timing Analysis, timing closure and design constraints;
  • Automation and programming-minded.
  • Analytical, creative and able to solve problems; 
  • Excellent communicator, team player, able to work in multi-site teams & external Vendors(both EDA & IP).

Why Cisco

#WeAreCisco - 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.



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