Hardware design and development for Packet Networking Platforms
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Board level designs including digital and analog subsections, board level hardware architecture, and component selection.
Capture the detailed design with schematic entry tools; generate the BOM and netlist, etc. Provide guidance and layout/routing requirements to PCB designer through the CAD design cycle. Work with Mechanical Engineer for thermal simulations, heat sink designs etc.
Develop CPLD and FPGA for glue logic, including code, simulation, and verification
Bench and system level testing of new designs for verification against design specifications and corrections before release into production
Complete all documentation that is required throughout the board development cycle starting from theory of operation to test specifications
Communication and co-ordination with Software, Systems Engineering, System Validation, Compliance/Reliability and Manufacturing teams throughout the design and development cycle from concept through production.
Attend meetings, report progress, and take technical leadership to troubleshoot and fix defects.
Help investigate and collect information to resolve process or design issues found on a current design or in previous designs.
Provide guidance and mentoring to junior engineers hired into the team who may be tasked to perform some of the above duties.
Assumes other duties as assigned
High speed board level design for Telecom and networking equipment incorporating complex FPGAs, ASICs, CPLDs, PowerPC processors, High Speed memories, High speed serdes technologies, etc.
CPLD/FPGA design using synthesis/simulation tools with the VHDL and/or Verilog.
Use of standard bench level test equipment such as oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, and protocol specific data pattern generator and Analyzers, and other supporting equipments
Strong hardware analysis, design, testing, troubleshooting, and documentation skills.
Ability to resolve complex issues that may require design trade-offs.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong knowledge of using software tools for analysis, development, testing, and debug
Collaboration with Stakeholders
FPGA/SW/ other Cross functional Teams.
PLM and Product Architects
Area of Impact
Self-starter with positive attitude
Team orientation, organized, and capable of independent work
Acumen for problem solving. Ability to lead in an environment of change – flexibility, creativity and patience
Ability to learn and grasp technical concepts related to products being developed
Able to work effectively and communicate at all levels within the Ciena workforce
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCEB.E./M.Tech in Electronics Engineering
Minimum 4+ years doing hardware design from requirements, detailed design with schematic entry tools, PCB-CAD layout requirements definition, and prototype testing for verification/correction to final design release.
Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Functional Area:IT Software – Embedded, EDA, VLSI, ASIC, Chip Design
Role Category:Programming & Design
Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent
Desired Candidate Profile
Please refer to the Job description above
UG:B.Tech/B.E. – Computers
PG:M.Tech – Computers
Doctorate:Doctorate Not Required
Ciena India Private Ltd.
Ciena® Corporation, the network specialist, expanded its global presence with the launch of a R&D centre located in Gurgaon, India. The 95,000 square foot facility is Ciena’s first core research and development centre outside of North America, and is expected to employ more than 300 product development engineers within the next three years.
Ciena’s Gurgaon R&D Centre will focus on technologies such as Storage Extension and Optical Transport, including ultra long-haul, long-haul, regional and metropolitan applications, as well as Multiservice Switching, Broadband Access and Network Management. The Gurgaon Centre will supplement and work collaboratively with Ciena’s existing research and development organization in North America.