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Apple Boston SoC Physical Design Engineer, STA/Timing in Boston, Massachusetts

Boston SoC Physical Design Engineer, STA/Timing

Boston,Massachusetts,United States


  • The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of hands-on experience in STA.

  • Familiar with all aspects of timing of large high-performance SoC designs in sub-micron technologies.

  • Proficient in STA and methodologies for timing closure, and have a good understanding of noise, cross-talk, and OCV effects, among others.

  • Familiar with circuit modeling, including SPICE models and worst-case corner selection.

  • Strong programming skills with Perl, TCL.

  • Experience with large design STA and Timing Closure.

  • Familiar with ECO techniques and implementation.

  • Good communicator who can accurately describe issues and follow them through to completion.


  • Work with design teams to understand and debug constraints, facilitate logic changes to improve timing. - Work with Physical Design team, highlighting issues and best practices. - Help create timing ECO’s for project tapeout. - Create/maintain scripts and methodologies for analysis and runs. - Create documentation and help with guidelines/specs. - Deep analysis of timing paths to identify key issues. - Implement timing infrastructure.

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.

Additional Requirements

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