Physical Design Engineer
Marlborough, MA  / Morrisville, NC 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
About Marvell

At Marvell, we believe that infrastructure powers progress. That execution is as essential as innovation. That better collaboration builds better technology. Trusted by the world's leading technology companies for 25 years, we move, store, process and secure the world's data with semiconductor solutions designed for our customers' current needs and future ambitions. Through a process of deep collaboration and transparency, we're ultimately changing the way tomorrow's enterprise, cloud, automotive, and carrier architectures transform-for the better.

The data infrastructure that our customers build has never been more critical to our global economy. It's what's keeping the world connected, businesses running, and information flowing. If you're ready to excel, innovate, and truly enjoy your work, apply now for the position detailed below.

The Opportunity

As part of the Infrastructure Processors physical design team, you will be designing next-generation, high-performance processor chips in a leading-edge CMOS process technology, targeted at server, 5G, and networking applications. Our team consists of individuals who develop cutting-edge methodology and implement block-level and partition-level designs. Come join a world-class team and help bring the next generation of exciting products to market!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and support Marvell's block-level and partition-level construction and signoff flows, incorporating industry standard EDA tools
  • Perform synthesis, PnR, timing analysis, and backend checks on complex logic blocks
  • Develop and implement timing and logic ECOs
  • Interact with the RTL design team to drive design modifications to resolve congestion and timing issues
  • Work with the global timing team in debugging/resolving any block-level timing issues seen at full chip
  • Interact with tool vendors to drive tool improvements and perform tool evaluations of new tools/functions


  • Deep understanding of standard RTL to GDS flows and methodology
  • Strong scripting skills in languages such as Perl, tcl, and Python
  • Object-oriented programming skills
  • In-depth knowledge of digital logic and computer architecture
  • Knowledge of Verilog/VHDL
  • Good communication skills and self-discipline contributing in a team environment
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related fields and 1-3 years of related professional experience.
  • Master's degree and/or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related fields
The Perks

With competitive compensation and great benefits, you will enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture. We'll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us. For additional information on what it's like to work at Marvell, visit our page.

Your Future

Marvell provides a work environment that promotes employee growth and development. We are searching for an individual who wants to grow with the company and will strive to improve performance. If you are driven, personable, and energetic, there will be additional opportunities for you here at Marvell.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Any applicant who requires a reasonable accommodation during the selection process should contact Marvell HR Helpdesk at or 408-222-3604.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 to 3 years
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