Foundry Technologist

  • 4453 North First Street, Suite 100, Alviso, San Jose, California, United States, 95134

Dedicated to making data faster and safer, Rambus creates innovative hardware, software and services that drive technology advancements from the data center to the mobile edge. Our architecture licenses, IP cores, chips, software, and services span memory and interfaces, security and emerging technologies to positively impact the modern world. 

 

Our customers are leading chip and system design firms, foundries, and service providers. Our products are integrated into tens of billions of devices and systems. They power and secure diverse applications in a growing number of target segments including data center, networking, AI, automotive and IOT.

 

Rambus is seeking to hire exceptional talent to join some of the brightest inventors and engineers in the world to develop products that have real life impact. 

 

This position has responsibility for working with Rambus design teams and Foundry suppliers to select suitable Foundry process, libraries and IPs, to provide all needed support and documentation during design stage, and to own the chip tapeout process. The potential candidate should have experience in semiconductor process technology and manufacturing, Foundry technical interface, silicon design, and chip tapeout flow.

Responsibilities

  • Be a technology leader to define process technology roadmap for Rambus new products by providing technology assessment to design teams.
  • Identify and secure technology files from the Foundry for design teams to access.
  • Be the champion to address technical questions from design teams.
  • Source the 3rd party IP for design projects and report usage quarterly.
  • Submit product tapeout forms and ensure all tapeout related issues are resolved to avoid tapeout delay.
  • Interface to Foundry engineering to get ESD & LU guidance and data.
  • Conduct mismatch analysis between silicon and spice simulations.

Qualifications

  • Experience in advanced semiconductor process, Foundry technical interface, chip tapeout, and the 3rd part IP sourcing.
  • Experience in PDK, spice simulation, CAD tool and flow, device reliability assessment, and fab process failure modes.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage Foundry deliverables and manage the document version of Foundry tech files.
  • Knowledge of ESD & LU design and corresponding testing methodology and failure mechanisms.
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver sustained day-to-day technical support to internal design teams.
  • BSEE/MSEE with a minimum of 10+ years professional Foundry interface experience.
  • Demonstrated analytical skills.
  • Well organized, and able to manage multiple projects in parallel.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

-----

Rambus offers a competitive compensation package including base salary, bonus, equity, matching 401(k), employee stock purchase plan, comprehensive medical and dental benefits, time-off program and gym membership.
Rambus is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
Rambus is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may let us know in the application.

For more information about Rambus, visit rambus.com. For additional information on life at Rambus and our current openings, check out rambus.com/careers/.

Apply Now

Please send me more jobs like this by email

Not You?

Thank you

People Also Viewed

Sr. Network Engineer

2020-7006 San Jose California United States 4453 North First Street, Suite 100, Alviso, San Jose, California, United States, 95134 IT
Dedicated to making data faster and safer, Rambus creates innovative hardware, software and services that drive technology advancements from the data center to the mobile edge. Our architecture licenses, IP cores, chips, software, and services spa...

Signal Integrity Engineer

2020-7003 San Jose California United States 4453 North First Street, Suite 100, Alviso, San Jose, California, United States, 95134 Engineering
At Rambus, we are turning incredible possibilities into everyday reality by helping to deliver the innovations that greatly impact the world we live in. We create leading-edge semiconductor and IP products, spanning memory and interfaces to securi...

Network and DataCenter Administrator

2020-7002 San Jose California United States 4453 North First Street, Suite 100, Alviso, San Jose, California, United States, 95134 IT
Dedicated to making data faster and safer, Rambus creates innovative hardware, software and services that drive technology advancements from the data center to the mobile edge. Our architecture licenses, IP cores, chips, software, and services spa...

Circuit Design Engineer - Digital

2020-6999 San Jose California United States 4453 North First Street, Suite 100, Alviso, San Jose, California, United States, 95134 Engineering
Dedicated to making data faster and safer, Rambus creates innovative hardware, software and services that drive technology advancements from the data center to the mobile edge. Our architecture licenses, IP cores, chips, software, and services spa...

PMIC Architect

2020-7000 San Jose California United States 4453 North First Street, Suite 100, Alviso, San Jose, California, United States, 95134 Engineering
Dedicated to making data faster and safer, Rambus creates innovative hardware, software and services that drive technology advancements from the data center to the mobile edge. Our architecture licenses, IP cores, chips, software, and services spa...

Circuit Design Engineer - Analog

2020-6998 San Jose California United States 4453 North First Street, Suite 100, Alviso, San Jose, California, United States, 95134 Engineering
Dedicated to making data faster and safer, Rambus creates innovative hardware, software and services that drive technology advancements from the data center to the mobile edge. Our architecture licenses, IP cores, chips, software, and services spa...

Job Alerts

Not You?

Thank you

Apply Now

Please send me more jobs like this by email

Not You?

Thank you