Cadence Designer - MEMS in Itasca, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 12/30/2020

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    Itasca, IL
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Job Description


6-12 month contract, possible hire


This is an excellent opportunity with a global supplier of MEMS (micro-electro-mechanical systems) microphones, audio processors, capacitors and components used in communication.

Are you creative and enjoy working in a fast paced, market oriented R&D team environment?  If you have experience in developing MEMS technology for mobile consumer electronics applications and creating CAD drawings in Tanner LEdit this position is for you.  APPLY NOW!


Seeking motivated individual to work in a fast paced, market oriented R&D team supporting development engineers with characterization, failure analysis, sample prep and report writing.


  • CAD layouts of new MEMS designs and product revisions
  • Documentation and maintenance of MEMS design rules and layout specifications
  • Work independently and collaboratively, assist on assignments with other engineers as needed. 
  • Provide direct oral and written communication updates regarding CAD activities


  • Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in physics, applied mathematics, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, acoustics, or MEMS preferred.
  • 3 to 5 years of experience using integrated circuit CAD tools; Tanner LEdit experience a plus. Cadence Virtuoso, Mentor Graphics Pyxis, or Synopsys Laker are acceptable.
  • Ideal candidate will possess strong traits of self-motivation, attention to detail, and the desire to contribute to leading edge technology
  • Able to recognize unusual/non-standard features and highlight these for additional review by an engineer
  • Able to document procedures and methodologies for traceability

 APPLY NOW for consideration!  Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer