Silicon Physical Design Engineer

  • Hardware Engineering
  • Remote

Fresh Consulting is a design-led, software development and hardware engineering company, offering end-to-end digital services to help companies innovate.  We bring together amazing UX designers, sophisticated developers, digital strategists, and top-notch engineers to help companies create fresh experiences that connect humans, systems, and machines.  We’ve been growing fast and need someone to help us continue managing high-quality work delivery in a fast-paced environment. 

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Title: Silicon Physical Design Engineer
Duration: 6 months with possible extension 
Location: Remote. Must live and work in AZ or CA or CO or FL or GA or IL or IN or MN or NY or NC or OR or TX or UT or WA
Benefits: Employee benefits at 100% including Medical, PTO, Holiday Pay, 401K Plan, and much more!
Hours: Minimum 40 Hours/Week 

– Run Logic/Physical Synthesis and generate an optimized Gate Level Netlist for Timing, Area, and Power. 
– Debug the timing/area/congestion issues and work with RTL & Physical designers to resolve them.
– Perform Power Estimation at RTL and Gate Level and identify power reduction opportunities.
– Perform RTL Lint and work with the Designers to create waivers.
– Develop Timing Constraints for RTL-Synthesis and PrimeTime-STA for the blocks and the top-level including SOC. Analyze the inter-block timing and develop IO budgets for the various partition blocks.
– Developing Automation scripts and Methodology for all FE tools including (Lint, CDC, RDC, Synthesis, STA, and Power).
– Work closely with the Design, DV, and Emulation Engineers to support them with the handoff tasks. 
– Interact with Physical Design Engineers and give them timing/congestion feedback.

– 10+ Years of experience in backend implementation such as synthesis, timing closure, power analysis, etc.
– Experience with power analysis and tools like PTPX (must have).
– Experience with RTL Synthesis and design optimization for Power, Performance, and Area.
– Experience with EDA tools and scripting languages (Python, TCL) used to build tools and flows for complex environments.
– Experience with communicating across functional internal teams and vendors.
– Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, relevant technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

Education: BSCSE or related.

– Work on engineering and research assignments with F500 companies and startups.   
– The relationships that we have created with our clients are one of a kind.    
– We help solve problems in many technologies focusing on R&D, product development, and manufacturing.    
– We work at the most cutting-edge and latest technologies from AR/VR to Autonomous technologies.    
– Closely working with our clients, we believe that long term investments are extremely important to maintain the culture we together have created.

We’re a handpicked team of Engineers, digital strategist, designers, and developers united together in creating a fresh experience. Whether we are strategizing, designing, developing, or analyzing, our integrated team works as an extension of yours to improve your impact, your usability, and your customer conversion. In the process, we collaborate with you to get to know your business, understand your industry, and incorporate your big ideas into memorable experiences that keep your customers coming back for more.

Fresh Consulting is a participating E-Verify company.

Salary range for this position is $80/hr to $90/hr (Equivalent to 160k to 180k). Compensation offered will be determined by factors such as location, level, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.

Equal employment opportunity: All qualified persons will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, familial status, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability for which a reasonable accommodation can be made, or any other status protected by law. Assistance will be gladly provided upon request for any applicant with sensory or non-sensory disabilities.

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