Printed Circuit Board Layout Designer

Job Description

Date: Jul 22, 2019

Printed Circuit Board Layout Designer


Location:  Ottawa, ON


Are you a highly dedicated and diligent Layout Designer who’s not afraid to contribute to the development of HW for the next generation of wireless base station Radios?  Are you a designer that loves to create Printed Circuit Board (PCB) layouts to implement circuit designs using Cadence Allegro?  Ericsson R&D center, Ottawa is this place, and we have an exciting opportunity for you within radio development in digital and RF hardware design, a fast-paced, highly collaborative technical environment.


Our Exciting Opportunity:


  • You get to work closely with HW design team during product development phases to prepare layouts and component placement based on design rules and processes
  • You can ensure that all design requirement are met, while meeting project timelines
  • You get to research and implement new techniques and technologies to grow the PCB design skill-set, reduce PCB cost, and stay current on industry PCB design practices
  • You will work closely with Ericsson internal Design for Manufacturing (DFM) team to ensure design is compliance with Ericsson’s DFA and DFM practices
  • You get to work with a best in class local and global Ericsson teams in Europe and Asia
  • You will generate PCB output files to be sent for Design for Manufacturing (DFM) review and board houses for fabrication


You Have:


  • Experience in layout of complex, multi-layer board using Cadence Allegro PCB design
  • At least 5 years’ experience in laying out dense high-speed digital and RF circuits on the same board
  • Bachelor’s degrees in Electrical or Computer Engineering or equivalent experience
  • The people skills required to work with different teams, along with analyzing and excellent problem solving skills
  • The strong fundamental knowledge of high-speed digital layout concepts (JESD, DDR3/4, SFP etc) and RF circuit layout concepts
  • Working knowledge of Mix Signal layout design




You might also have:


  • Background in Constraint Manager in Cadence Allegro PCB Design
  • Working knowledge of Power circuit layout
  • Familiar in laying out lightning protection circuit


Why Ericsson:


  • We work in an industry where new opportunities are emerging everyday. And as these new opportunities emerge, we see the potential to make a difference.  Our business strategy is our plan, our blueprint and the clear pathway for us to deliver on our mission- to enable the full value of connectivity. We will win by creating technology that is so intuitive, flexible yet robust and reliable that it enables game-changing ideas to be adopted at speed and scale.


DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.

Primary country and city: Canada (CA) || || Ottawa || R&D

Req ID: 289020