ON Semiconductor Senior IC Layout Designer in Milan, Italy

ON Semiconductor’s Cloud Power group is hiring a senior IC layout engineer with direct experience in creating layouts for power management products. The candidate will be asked to work on a wide assortment of products from big analog/little digital to complete SOC developments. The successful candidate will be responsible for IC layout for analog and digital circuits at .18u and below technology nodes, able to be a top level layout lead as well as work on blocks when required, and able to bring layouts to the LVS/DRC/ERC clean state within the committed schedule. The candidate must be able to work in a small “startup-like” team environment with a global team. Analytical approach to problem solving is highly required.


  • Analog, power and mixed signal IC layout design

  • Top level floor planning for the complete chip

  • Block level design and floor planning

  • Perform all DRC/LVS/ERC and other automated checks to ensure IC reliability and manufacturability per all process design rules

  • Participation in team meetings, problem solving sessions and other team discussions as required.

  • Work diligently to accomplish project goals and meet project schedule

  • Work with both US and Europe locations for project development

  • Interface with analog design, digital design and back end design, CAD, ESD, verification, and process engineers as needed to successfully bring new designs to tape out.

  • Written and oral communication with the development team regarding floor planning reviews, layout reviews, all deliverables, project updates and issues

  • Associates degree or Technical certificate with 10 years (or BSEE with 8 years) of relevant industry experience. Exceptional talent may be credited towards education and experience requirements

  • Familiar with Silicon process technology

  • Experience with layout of power management circuits like DC/DC regulators, Drivers, LDOs, Band gaps voltage references, etc.

  • Experience with SOC layout

  • Experience and understanding of analog matching techniques, power device layout techniques, electro-migration prevention techniques, guard-ring design for latch-up prevention, noise coupling reduction techniques and ESD protection layout techniques

  • Proven track record of released power management products- Must be able to work independently with limited supervision. Must be very organized, self motivated and passionate about the work

  • Tools: Cadence Design Tools proficiency required; LVS, DRC, ERC, CALIBRE(and similar parasitic extraction tools). Digital circuit layout generation tools experience desired. Package assembly rule check tools experience desired

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledgeable in Skill coding and proficient use of autorouting tools a plus

Job: Engineering

Title: Senior IC Layout Designer

Location: IT-IT-Milan

Requisition ID: 1801197

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