Job Description Summary
IP Engineering Program Manager: Candidate would work within the Flash Product Organization in a Design Enablement role. Candidate will use strong organization and technical skills to understand key design and IP requirements, and will manage the IP qualification, IP purchase and manage the process of bringing IP to full production use. Candidate would also work across all engineering organizations world-wide to enable and foster common practices and methodologies and seek out support for such transitions. Candidate will also work with infrastructure teams to speed up deployment of new or existing IP worldwide for all platforms. Technologies span several domains including on-chip soft and hard IP, processor IP, PHY and SerDes IP, etc. The candidate will help setup a IP Platform that enables closer tracking of status, provides company wide access to IP and deliverables.
Minimum Job Requirements: MS EE or equivalent with 5-10 yrs. experience relevant to the job role.
Excellent organization skills and a good understanding of ASIC design process, including 3rd party IP, EDA tools & methodologies are critical. Experience managing IP programs is preferred. Strong organization skills, communications skills and ability to work with teams in different time zones is preferred.
A good understanding of system design, packaging design and foundries is a plus.
Any additional understanding of device, process development, manufacturing and yield analysis, etc. would be a plus as well.
Experience with vendor negotiations, financial terms, budgeting could also be very helpful in this role.