Principal Engineer

High-Speed DRAM I/O Analog Mixed Circuit

Updated on 6/3/2024



10,001+ employees

Produces electronics, semiconductors, and IoT devices

Compensation Overview

$192.5k - $332.1kAnnually

+ Charitable Giving Match + Emotional Wellness Support + Fitness Facilities + Flexibility in Work Environment


San Jose, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science preferred
  • 20+ years experience with BS, 18+ years with MS, 15+ years with PhD
  • 5+ years experience in system on chip architecture, high-speed serial interfaces, analog and mixed-signal circuit designs
  • Experience in design of high-speed interfaces like DDR or LPDDR I/O interface
  • Proven experience in full chip design flow from spec to silicon debug
  • Expertise in layout requirements of high-speed circuits
  • Knowledge of high-speed I/O design facets including DLL/PLL/FFE/CTLE/DFE, output drivers, ODT, DCC, Training/calibration, high-speed power design, low power design
  • Experience working with device/process team to define transistor specs
  • Knowledge of ESD requirements and design
  • Experience in high frequency clock distribution design and analysis
  • Understanding of PPA trade-offs
  • Proficiency in EDA tools like Cadence, MATLAB, and EM tools
  • Experience in silicon bring-up and automatic measurement using script
  • Strong scripting and automation skills using Tcl/Perl, knowledge of Python is a plus
  • Hands-on analog circuit design including simulations and performance verification
  • Guide layout floor-planning and optimization
  • Develop analog testing plans and characterize product performance
  • Compliance with design methodologies and documentation
  • Ownership of circuit and system specifications
  • Simulation of designs with CAD tools
  • Documentation of designs and simulation results

Samsung Electronics specializes in a wide range of technology products, including smartphones, TVs, wearable devices, tablets, digital appliances, network systems, medical devices, semiconductors, and LED solutions, positioning itself at the forefront of the Internet of Things. The company's products incorporate advanced technologies such as IoT connectivity, semiconductor technology, and LED solutions.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Suwon-si, South Korea



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Comprehensive healthcare: Medical, Dental, Vision, Employee assistance program, Telehealth services

Work life success: PTO, FlexTime, FlexPlace, FlexYourFriday

Financial wellness: Health savings account, Flexible spending acounts, 401(k), Student loan support, Tuition assistance

Family first: Pregnancy support, Adoption assistance program, Paid child caregiver leave, Milk stork, WINFertility

Incentives: Fitness reimbursement, Annual physical. Preventative screenings, Lifestyle management