Required Skill SetThe ideal candidate should have 10+ years of experience in high-speed serial links and analog RF IC designMS/PhD degree in the domain of analog or mixed-signal IC design or equivalent through experience.Very knowledgeable about the common high-speed serial data protocols NRZ/PAM4 and system standards CAUI-4 in wireline Communications.Expert in System level modelling Matlab/ADS of RF Transceiver architecturesDeep knowledge of analog CMOS/BiCMOS designs in 180nm, 90nm, 45nm and 28nm. Experience with high speed mixed signal circuits e.g., serializer, deserializer, counters, dividers, etc.. Experience with Analog RF front end circuits such as Drivers, Trans-Impedance Amplifiers TIA, Limiting Amplifiers, etc. Experience in analyzing link budget for high-speed serial linksDeep understanding of different CDR architectures. Prior experience in implementing CDR Good knowledge of TX/RX equalization techniques.Experience in IBIS-AMI modeling of SERDES circuits.Static timing analysis tools. Able to create block-level requirements from link budget analysis and modelsGood experience in lab testing of high-speed serial links and defining equipment needsAble to create Verilog-A/AMS behavioral models in Cadence. Roles & ResponsibilitiesSpecify, architect and design low voltage and low power Mixed-Signal integrated circuits from product definition through characterization and qualificationPlan design work with constraints on performance, power, time and qualityProvide guidance to junior designers and layout engineers. Prepare and participate in concept, schematic and final design reviews for circuit blocksGuidance to develop test plans for lab characterization once design comes back from fabDocument all design work with review materials and detailed design descriptions as well as participate in the writing of datasheets and application notes for customers.
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The Data Center Group (DCG) is at the heart of Intel’s transformation from a PC company to a company that runs the cloud and billions of smart, connected computing devices. The data center is the underpinning for every data-driven service, from artificial intelligence to 5G to high-performance computing, and DCG delivers the products and technologies—spanning software, processors, storage, I/O, and networking solutions—that fuel cloud, communications, enterprise, and government data centers around the world.