Mask Design Engineer

For our european Headquarters in South Germany we are looking for a


with the following qualifications:

Job Purpose
Actively contribute within a team of design and layout engineers in the development of Power LSI and Standalone Components for handheld electronics. Emphasis is on doing Layouts for customer-driven low-voltage, low-power circuits predominantly in CMOS or BiCMOS technologies. The Layouts will include both custom and standard product Layouts with a strong emphasis on development projects in collaboration with top-tier cellular handset manufacturers and in the development of standard products.


  • Understand customer needs and customer system requirements
  • Implement the needs in doing layouts for the circuits designs using in house tools like:
    – Cadence (DLE, ICC Craftsman, DIVA)
    – Dracula
    – Basic Unix knowledge
  • Responsible for supporting product design and development through the development and preparation of multidimensional layouts and detailed drawings of semiconductor devices from schematics and related instructions provided by design engineering
  • The primary product will be completed with CAD equipment and related software systems
  • ISO9000 conform documentation of the above


Key Requirements

  • Analog design expertise or high level of interest
  • Working knowledge of Cadence design entry (or similar) software
  • Familiarity with UNIX environment
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to manage complex problems and apply creativity for their solution
  • Self-motivated and results oriented
  • Willing to travel within Europe and to the US
  • Requires knowledge of wide range of applications of concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Demonstrates the ability to interpret engineering specifications, guidelines, or manuals
  • Develops recommendations to complex problems where judgment is required in resolving problems
  • Works on many assignments that are complex in nature with some supervision of engineers, or under team leadership
  • Works with no assistance or with no detailed instructions on routine tasks
  • Communicates with peers in other areas or engineers to resolve problems
  • At times directs less experienced mask designers
  • Always looks to improve work, products, functions, and processes through on-going analysis
  • Communicates and shares new information, learning’s, and methods with cross-functional team members to achieve organizational goals
  • Requires visual acuity and ability to focus on details
  • May be required to spend most of a working day in front of a computer


Please contact Adrian & Roth Personalberatung, Florian Roth for more information regarding these job description or our customer. If you have any question don’t hesitate to call us.

Florian Roth
0172-86 26 994