Mask Designer at Intel

Job ID: JR0125083
Job Category: Engineering Support
Primary Location: Santa Clara, CA US
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Job Type: Experienced Hire

Mask Designer

Job Description
Intel's Silicon Photonics Product Division SPPD is seeking a Layout/Mask Designer. We are looking for an experienced photonics layout/mask designer with a strong technical background in full custom layout techniques in photonics and/or sub-micron CMOS technologies. This position will be multi-task oriented and be interacting with cross functional teams.
Major Responsibilities (additional duties may be assigned as needed)
  • Responsible for delivering mask designs of integrated photonics devices in GDSII format
  • Responsible for drawing test structures to monitor and characterize critical device features and process tolerances
  • Ensuring data aligns with the given process node and design rules, while guaranteeing low error rates
  • Utilize revision control standards and documentation for layout changes, reviews, and approvals
  • Working with mask shops for tape outs and reticle orders

Additional Skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, and problem solving


Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in science or engineering or equivalent experience with at least 8+ years of industry experience
  • 6+ years of experience with layout software: Cadence Virtuoso, layout editor and schematic capture
  • 6+ years of experience with verification software: Mentor Graphics Calibre
  • 3+ years of experience owning layout projects to completion
  • 3+ years of experience handling multiple tape outs in parallel
  • 6+ years of experience in verification methodology to debug DRC/LVS violations at block level and top level
  • 6+ years of experience in hierarchy methodology in layout design

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience with complex custom photonics or custom analog layouts
  • 6+ years of experience building and maintaining code in a collaborative environment
  • 2+ years of experience with PDKs
  • 1+ years of experience in photonics physics
  • 1+ years of experience with layout software: Klayout
  • 1+ years of experience with scripting and programming with Cadence SKILL

Intel Silicon Photonics Product Division (SPPD) is at the forefront of silicon photonics integration. Since announcing the world's first hybrid silicon laser nearly a decade ago, our team continues to lead the industry with cutting-edge technology and efficient, scalable high-volume manufacturing. Our dedication to advanced development ensures that Intel Silicon Photonics continues to drive future data center bandwidth growth with smaller form factors and higher speeds, from 100G today to 400G and beyond tomorrow. We are looking for great talent to accelerate this journey, so if you are interested in joining our leading organization, then we want to hear from you! Inside this Business Group
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.
Posting Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance....
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Primary Location: Santa Clara, CA US

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