Analog Physical Designer (W/M)

An Analog Physical Designer (W/M)

As subsidiary of an industrial group based in Grenoble, IC’Alps designs analog and digital integrated circuits (“ASIC – Application Specific Integrated Circuit”) for the other units of the group and external customers: 50% for medical applications, and 50% for consumer, automotive, industrial and other markets… Bringing together recognized experts in France, we are experiencing rapid growth and, to reinforce our analog layout team, are looking for:

Your missions

  • You are in charge of the layout analog and mixed circuits (Top and Functions like ADC, PLL, LDO, RX, TX …) with multi-founders in bulk and SOI technologies from 0.35 µm down to 7 nm
  • You are the technical guarantor of the good understanding and implementation of the Design Rules Management (DRM) to be checked while taking into account our customers’ constraints
  • You participate in the circuit design with the other designers, debate within the small team of experts on the best trade-off and in a concern of continuous improvement of the methods of conception
  • You manage chip Tape-outs including full verification, reviews and archiving with Top-down approach and respecting the development flow
  • You contribute to setting up flows, for the sake of continuous improvement of design methods

Your Profile

  • Formal education in semiconductor analog layout/mask design (diploma/certificate)
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in an analog layout design team
  • Good knowledge of linux environment and EDA Tools: Cadence Virtuoso, Mentor Calibre, Synopsys Star RCXT
  • Good Understanding of foundry process
  • Experience with seeing a project through from beginning to completion with strong customer interaction
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently but with a strong team spirit, while being a real force of proposals
  • Strong time management skills that enable on-time project delivery
  • Good listener and strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Curious, passionate
  • Fluent English / Nice to have: French
  • Bonuses: knowledge of medical applications, knowledge of ISO 13485:2016 and its implications for design


  • Type of employment: permanent, full time
  • Location: Grenoble (Meylan) – France
  • Salary: competitive package, depending on the profile


The most of the position:
You will join a group in which you can have an impact, with growing perspectives, fast and reactive in its decisions. Our team members are ambitious in their objectives, opened in their operation. And the working environment is pleasant!

So, if you like to join a design team fully dedicated to the success of the project, from the requirements specifications serving customers’ applications, to the measurements on silicon and the production monitoring, if you are curious and motivated to learn new skills and share your own, do not hesitate!

Join a dynamic company to take technical challenges as a team, in designing integrated circuits for diverse application needs, and apply by sending us your resume and cover letter.