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Xperi (subsidiaries: DTS, FotoNation, Invensas and Tessera) - 3D System-on-chip (SOC) Architect/Engineer

Posted On: 2017-7-20
Location: San Jose, CA, USA

Our 3D System Architect is chartered with developing novel concepts that leverage Invensas’ 3D fine-pitch interconnect technology (DBI®). We will look to your expertise in emerging technologies to creatively utilize device and system-level architectural knowledge to develop new System-on-Chip architectures that reduce power, latency, and increase bandwidth and interconnectivity. This position requires an innovative spirit that can work collaboratively and communicate well.

Job Responsibilities

You wil be taksed with developing novel architectures in 3DIC and related fields. The devices will be mainly conventional CMOS, III-V semiconductors, FD-SOI and DRAM-based. The application spaces include image sensors, processor-memory interaction, low-power architectures and MEMS. In this role, you will:
•Work closely with your internal team on design and simulation
•Learn, to fill gaps in experience, eagerly
•Contribute significantly on roadmaps for device design and integration
•Articulate and describe new technology with illustrative and verbal communication
•Effectively present mature technology developments externally
•Identify limitations on current and emerging technology and either
◦Apply technology already developed by XPERI, or
◦Work with internal team to develop solutions
•Manage his/her own programs and leverage internal and external resources
•Work with external partners on further development of designs, simulations and prototyping that extend beyond internal capabilities

Education, Qualifications & Experience

•MSEE in Electrical Engineering, Device Physics, or other comparable field of study
•10+ years of experience in device or SoC architecture
•Working knowledge of device physics particularly in DRAM and FD-SOI
•Physical design experience
•SoC floorplanning knowledge
•Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 25% of the time
•Strong written and verbal skills
•Possess patents or prior success conducting original research towards patent applications will be a huge plus

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About Xperi (subsidiaries: DTS, FotoNation, Invensas and Tessera)

3025 Orchard Parkway
San Jose, CA 95134

Phone: +1 408.321.6000
Fax: +1 408.321.8257

Xperi Corporation (Nasdaq: XPER) and its wholly owned subsidiaries, DTS, FotoNation, Invensas, and Tessera are dedicated to creating innovative technology solutions that enable extraordinary experiences for people around the world. Xperi’s solutions are licensed by hundreds of leading global partners and have shipped in billions of products in areas including premium audio, broadcast, computational imaging, computer vision, mobile computing and communications, memory, data storage, and 3D semiconductor interconnect and packaging. For more information, please visit

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