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PDK Custom Layout Dev Graduate Trainee

The Programme 

When you work for a company, you should know that your employer is investing in you and that it is doing work you can be proud of. That's why we want to help you grow and make a positive impact on the world. Discover how you could be making a difference at Intel.

Come build the future with us. We develop technologies that break barriers and enable tomorrow's greatest scientific and cultural wonders. Take a closer look at what we do and the extraordinary ways people use Intel technologies and solutions to create, innovate, and better the world around us.

A chance to work at the leading edge of technology - You know that we are a silicon technology company, but you may not know about the breadth of our innovation. We are expanding the boundaries in Data Centers, AI, Automated Vehicles, Memory, Software and much, much more. We want you to dream big and help us take on some of the biggest technical challenges in the industry.

Inside this Business Group:

As the world's largest chip manufacturer, Intel strives to make every facet of semiconductor manufacturing state-of-the-art - from semiconductor process development and manufacturing, through yield improvement to packaging, final test and optimization, and world class Supply Chain and facilities support.  Employees in the Technology Development and Manufacturing Group are part of a worldwide network of design, development, manufacturing, and assembly/test facilities, all focused on utilizing the power of Moore’s Law to bring smart, connected devices to every person on Earth. 

What You Will Do 

This is an entry level position within the Custom Development and Architecture team of the Design Enablement/Process Design Kit (PDK) group.

You will join a highly motivated team of talented engineers solving challenging technical problems enabling PDKs for Intel's most advanced process technologies and drive PDKs towards industry standard methods and ease of use for the end customers.

In this position you will help us with the following responsibilities:

  • L0 quality assurance of custom layout EDA technology files and/or primitive libraries and other custom collateral used by industry standard custom design and layout for various Intel process nodes in partnership with US counterparts.
  • Develop automation software and scripts for generation and validation of Process Design Kit (PDK) collaterals and analysis of CAD tool results.
  • Individuals will manage and resolve internal/external customer tickets as per guidelines. 

Required Skills and Abilities 

The candidate must possess minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates. Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your schoolwork class research and or relevant previous job and or internship experiences.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • You should have Bachelor/Master/PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or another related Electrical Scientific STEM field.
  • Proficient in TCL, Perl or Python programming language.
  • Unix/Linux knowledge.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative, and often intense project schedule.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, a good team player as well as able to work independently.
  • Creative mind and self-motivated.
  • Analytical problem solving and multitasking.
  • Able to do pathfinding or research independently to find solutions. 
Closed 10 days ago
Closed 10 days ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Computer Science, Engineering Electrical

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  • Closing Date:17th Jun 2022, 6:00 pm


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