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Principal Digital Design Engineer

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Careers that Change Lives
Engineers are indispensable to achieving our Mission. That’s why we empower you to bring the best of your experience to bear on our market-leading portfolio of innovations. Apply your existing skills and develop new ones, with the training, mentorship and the guidance you need to continue to develop your expertise. With roles in specificbusiness units, as well as at the corporate level, you’re sure to find an opportunity to make an impact that’s right for you.Today, we’re partnering across the industry to confront systemic healthcare challenges –this requires bold leadership. If you want a challenging, energizing, rewarding career that changes lives, join us. Help us bring the next generation of life-changing medical technology to patients worldwide.

A Day in the Life
The Integrated circuits design team is seeking a Principal Digital Design Engineer.  With a heavy focus on low power and miniaturization, creating innovative therapy solutions is reliant on advancing our ASICs and hardware. The ideal candidate is able to leverage his/her skills and experience to enhance and optimize ASIC to deliver superior performance and enable Medtronic’s lifesaving therapies’ advancement.
As a member of this IC Design Team, you will be involved in all phases of product development, including definition, design for testability, verification planning /Execution, system integration, characterization, and failure analyses under a heavily regulated quality and regulatory standard operating procedures. You will be an important part of an experienced product development team whose goal is to deliver the highest quality integrated circuits for use in live saving medical devices.

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.

  • Designs, develops, modifies and evaluates electronic parts, components or integrated circuitry for electronic equipment, or other hardware systems and/or electrical engineering applications.
  • Determines design approaches and parameters.
  • Analyzes equipment to establish operating data, conducts experimental tests and evaluates results.
  • Selects components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability.
  • May also review vendor capability to support product development.

Must Have: Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors degree required
  • Minimum of 7 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience

Nice to Have

  • BSEE and 7+ years of experience in low power analog deign and mixed signal design.
  • Oversees definition, design, verification, and documentation for ASIC development for a variety of products.
  • Determines architecture design, logic design, and system simulation.
  • Evaluates all aspects of the process flow from high-level design to synthesis, place and route, and timing and power use. Analyzes equipment to establish operation data, conducts experimental tests, and evaluates results.
  • Defines module interfaces/formats for simulation.
  • Ability to work closely with systems, product, DFT, reliability and test engineering though all stages of development.
  • Lab and test equipment skills for the debug, characterization, and validation of designs.
  • Leadership in optimizing flows, circuitry, testability and enhancing product performance.
  • Ability to perform as a technical lead.
  • Ability and desire to train Junior and Senior Level Engineers
  • MSEE in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience as a Technical Lead is highly desired
  • Familiarity with UVM

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life.  We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.  We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

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