Memory Design (Layout) Engineer

Preferable Location(s): Kuching, Malaysia
Work Type: Full Time

Working together with a leading multinational company in the semiconductor industry, we at WorkNomads are looking for a Memory Design (Layout) Engineer to join the core team in Malaysia. In this exciting role you will be working alongside a highly innovative team and designing and developing high quality SRAM and ROM.

Dare to have a mission: 

  • Development of Memory Leafcell design as per the need of SRAM compiler architecture and Specifications.
  • Stitching of Memory Leafcells to make a top-level circuit.
  • Apply layout best practice to get the most optimal performance SRAM and ROM design within the minimal
  • area. Close collaboration with process development team.
  • Implementation of Design for Manufacturability technics to reach the target of zero-DPPM (Defective Part Per Million), work closely with schematic designers to identify sensitive area
  • Physical Verification DRC and LVS
  • Generate back-end views (LEF) for memory IP integration in System-on-Chip.
  • Documentation and layout review organization for compliant development in the context of ISO26262

The tools in your backpack: 

  • Master’s degree in Electronics Engineering.
  • 5+ years of working experience in Layout design.
  • Exposure to complete design cycle of SRAM and ROM memories development is an advantage.
  • Proven experience in using EDA tools for custom layout design and physical verification DRC, LVS
  • Experience Programming skills e.g., UNIX shell script, Tcl, Phyton, SKILL would be an advantage.
  • Understanding of DFM and DFY checks
  • Solid understanding of device physics and process
  • Teamwork and collaboration skills, ability to work within a multi-national, multi-site team
  • Curiosity in new design implementation, integrity and friendliness when engaging with internal/external customers.
  • Self-motivation, progressive attitude, and ability to work independently with minimum supervision.
  • Effective communication skills in English

Our recipe for a great life: 

  • A challenging position in a highly technological semiconductor company.
  • A mission where sense of performance and personal development are combined.
  • An attractive package, in line with your skills and experience.


= TOTAL(LY): amazing life & work with WorkNomads

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