Analog IC Design Engineer

Analog IC Design Engineer

Job Title: Analog IC Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton
Salary: D.O.E
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: OS3691
Contact Name: Oli Solari
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 29, 2020 14:51

Job Description

Job Title: Analog IC Design Engineer

Location: Southampton

Salary: D.O.E


Job Purpose:

In this role you be involved from the start to finish in supporting the analogue part of the capacitive touch controller integrated circuits. Within your daily duties you will be researching new architectures and techniques to improve performance. Touch controller product will support mobile, notebook, automotive, fingerprint and integration with DDI, future development into IoT.

Daily Duties:

•Design new generation of capacitive touch controller ICs

•To push forward the performance and cost effectiveness of products

•To provide analogue expertise to all phases of the design process

•To learn from, provide and share your expertise with the wider design community

•Participate and contribute towards improvements in analogue design methods, flows and structures

•Work closely with other team members to ensure the timely and successful delivery of projects

•Definition of capacitive touch controller ICs

•Reviewing of third-party designs and other designers work including layouts

•Use modelling techniques to test the veracity of ideas and develop specifications

•Ability to mentor and coach colleagues

Skill Set:

·Mixed signal design knowledge, working with deep sub-micron CMOS processes.

·Familiarity with high-voltage analogue circuit design

·Knowledge of Verilog- AMS modelling, mixed signal co-simulation and/or experience of low power, multi-voltage design will be an added advantage

·Knowledge of, and/or experience in, the basic analogue building blocks. For example, Bandgap, Bias generator, LDO, ADC, Oscillators and Switched-cap systems

·Expert in the design process from specification to validated silicon with the ability to leverage global teams

·Expert in the design process from specification writing to validated silicon for senior positions

·Highly competent in DfT, DfM, Silicon Debug, Failure analysis

·System modelling and analysis skills

·Knowledge of IC design tools from Cadence and Mentor Graphics useful

·Programming or scripting language useful

·Familiar with Spice

Qualifications & Experience:

·BSc or BEng Electronics Engineering or equivalent

·Industry Experience in engineering


If you would like to learn more about this position please call Oli on 0203 435 5598 or email This role is open to all levels of experience.