Full-Time

Custom Layout Engineer

Updated on 5/9/2024

HRL Laboratories

HRL Laboratories

501-1,000 employees

Develops advanced technologies in quantum science

Food & Agriculture
Hardware
Industrial & Manufacturing
Energy
Aerospace

Junior

Malibu, CA, USA

Required Skills
CAD
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • 2-3 years minimum in physical design work in semiconductor industry
  • Advanced proficiency in at least one of these layout tools: Cadence/Klayout/AWR/ similar EDA software
  • Experience with creating/editing DRC rules with tools like Calibre, Assura
  • Good communication skills (both verbal and written) with customer service focus
  • Experience in both Windows and Linux environment
  • Bachelor’s degree with a major in EE or related science/engineering field
  • U.S. Citizenship is required
  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance
  • Active SSBI is highly desired
Responsibilities
  • Custom semiconductor CAD layout and reticle assembly work
  • Conduct reviews at different phases as necessary
  • Work with multiple groups to understand various design and wafer fabrication aspects to complete layout work successfully
  • Release layout and order photolithography mask plates
  • Create/edit codes for DRC and automation purposes
  • Interface with IT support group for EDA software maintenance and updates
  • Good documentation practices
  • Communicate and co-ordinate well both within group and with external groups

HRL Laboratories is renowned for its cutting-edge development in quantum science, additive manufacturing, and high-frequency performance technologies. The company's pioneering efforts in areas such as silicon quantum dot devices, 3D-printable aluminum alloy, and advanced GaN integrated system designs place it at the forefront of technical innovation within the industry. This culture of leadership and innovation provides a stimulating environment that nurtures the growth and development of its employees, making it an excellent backdrop for professionals aiming to contribute to significant technological advancements.

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$2M

Headquarters

Malibu, California

Founded

1997

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

18%

2 year growth

35%