IC Design Engineer

Leuven
Engineering – IC Design /
Full-time /
Hybrid
Swave Photonics is a fabless semiconductor company that designs and markets holographic chips based on proprietary diffractive photonics technology.
Our mission is to enable display manufacturers and content creators to disrupt the visualization market with immersive ultra-high resolution, life-like, true holographic displays.

Join our journey
With the Swave team you will create a new world where holographic displays give everyone the power to visualize the impossible, collaborate and accomplish more.

To help build this groundbreaking technology and make our startup a success, we are looking for a talented VLSI Engineer to participate in the design of a state of the art holographic semiconductor memory ic.

Role and responsibilities:
- You will define and design the top level of the IC, specifying the digital/analog and liaising and controlling the sub system designers, including external partners.
- You will be responsible for top level simulations with leading CAD tools including SPICE and HDL. Knowledge of redundancy schemes, semiconductor memories, DFM and quality assurance is desired.
- You will be responsible for the pad ring, ESD, and general integration of the top level, co-ordinating the layout and driving the tape out process.
- You will focus on product engineering and manufacturability.
- You will report to the VP IC Design.

Qualifications:
- Master Electronic Engineering
- You have knowledge of leading edge chip scale packaging technologies.
- You have excellent knowledge of logic design and modeling, comfortable with circuit design at the transistor level.
- You are familiar with semiconductor testing.
- Knowledge of redundancy schemes, semiconductor memories, DFM and quality assurance is an advantage.
- You are able to plan and execute according to tight schedules.
- You feel comfortable operating in a lab setting for extended periods.
- You consider yourself a team player.
- You have excellent professional command of English both spoken and written

What we offer you:
- An attractive salary package, in line with your knowledge and experience.
- A challenging work environment with plenty of opportunities to keep developing yourself and your skills.
- Sufficient flexibility to maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Location: 
Leuven, Belgium. Some remote work is possible.