Serdes Circuit Design Engineer/Leader

singapore, Singapore

Job Reference 1245500

Location singapore, Singapore

Industry IT - Semiconductors

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Permanent

Date Added July 2, 2024

My client is a leading IC design house known for most cutting-edge technology. They are looking for an experienced Serdes IC Design Leader to manage a top-talents team.




  • Design, develop and verify new products to meet product and process development requirements.
  • Ownership of analog circuits used in SerDes, including evaluation of different circuit topologies for specific product requirements (e.g., Rx, CDR, Tx, bias generator, clock generation and distribution, etc.).
  • Get along with multi-functional teams to define requirements/specs (e.g., modeling, package, board, DFT, ESD, etc.).
  • Provide technical support to manufacturing during pilot, runs/tests.
  • Craft block-level specifications based on link-budget, behavioral modeling, and transistor-level feasibility.
  • Work closely with mask design to implement layout view of designs.
  • Hold design reviews of blocks with peers/management to show design meets spec targets and requirements.
  • Participate in projects and other adhoc duties assigned




  • PhD in Electrical Engineering or other relative fields;
  • Deep knowledge in high-speed SerDes protocols (e.g., PCIe, USB SATA, etc.).
  • Strong knowledge of analog CMOS designs and topologies.
  • Deep experience with Tx & Rx equalization techniques and circuits.
  • Deep experience in analyzing link jitter budget for high-speed serial links and creating block level requirements.
  • Strong knowledge of different CDR architectures.
  • Experience in lab testing of high-speed serial links and defining equipment needs
  • Fluent Chinese speaking capability as this role will closely work with China office.

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