Sr. Staff Analog / Mixed-Signal IC Design Engineer

Boston and Mountain View

Posted on 5/14/2024



51-200 employees

Photonic AI computing platform development

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics


Mountain View, CA, USA

  • MS with 12+ years of relevant experience, OR Ph.D. with 8+ years of experience
  • 10+ years of experience in the Semiconductor industry experience in Analog/Mixed-signal IC design
  • Solid fundamentals of CMOS device characteristics, noise, mismatch, linearity, and design trade-offs
  • Experience designing complex blocks such as data converters, control-loop circuits used in power-delivery, high-speed interface circuits
  • Experience in advanced FinFET process nodes is a plus
  • Experience with Cadence Design Environment
  • Hands-on experience in the lab with silicon evaluation and validation
  • Ability to work collaboratively with people across multiple functional areas
  • Widely recognized as expert and thought leader both internally and externally
  • Explains advanced concepts and understands how those concepts relate to other disciplines
  • Works in projects at all levels of the organization and serves as an external spokesperson
  • Participate in the architecture development with our chip architects by leading feasibility studies
  • Collaborate with other design engineering teams (system, packaging, digital, photonics) to translate system-level requirements into electrical design specifications
  • Lead the analog design and top-level integration of integrated circuits development
  • Design complex analog and mixed-signal circuits
  • Create technical reports and design specifications documents
  • Plan DFT strategy and support its design implementation
  • Oversee the performance validation of the analog circuits in the lab
  • Support production test development and ramp to production
  • Mentor junior engineers

Lightmatter is a photonic AI computing platform that enables large neural networks while reducing environmental impact through a combination of electronics, photonics, and new algorithms. The company's products include Envise, a machine learning accelerator, Passage, a programmable photonic interconnect, and Idiom, providing standard deep learning frameworks and model exchange formats.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



Boston, Massachusetts



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


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