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Top 50 Principal Design Engineer Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Principal Design Engineer. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Principal Design Engineer resumes they appeared on. For example, 6.2% of Principal Design Engineer resumes contained Fpga as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Principal Design Engineer actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

These are the most important skills for a Principal Design Engineer:

1. Fpga

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Here's how Fpga is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Generated LCCA requirements, specification, test plan, and lay out instruction for the board and CPLD/FPGA.
  • Develop specifications and circuit designs for FPGA and DSP based products.
  • Lead FPGA designer for two Honeywell internal research and design projects.
  • Design and Verification of memory controller FPGA for SSD tester engine.
  • Participated in FPGA prototyping emulation and IC testing.
  • Contributed several blocks to receive FPGA.
  • Tested DSP and FPGA designs in lab.
  • Designed and implemented the zeroization feature of the FPGA memory based on user-initiated or tamper event monitoring.
  • Led design team on an ACTEL FPGA design bridging the 8270 processor to numerous legacy Interfaces.
  • Led FPGA design responsible for controlling power and clocks to other subassemblies in the system.
  • Designed and build CCA and system level test futures using FPGA demo boards and Arduinos.
  • Infrared Camera Designed FPGA controller for infrared camera and generated NTSC video output image.
  • Designed and Developed WiMAX Femtocell, Picocell system, board hardware and FPGA logic from conceptual design to product release stage.
  • Designed high speed video interface for MSTI-2 spacecraft using FPGAs from ACTEL and Viewlogic and ViewSim development/simulation tool.
  • Implemented a GPS (Global Positioning System) interface to an existing THAAD Xilinx Virtex II FPGA design.
  • Designed FPGA based motor controller which drives a 3-phase motor that drives the pneu- matically controlled flight surfaces.
  • Designed closed loop TEC controller and motor controller system implemented in Xilinx FPGAs.
  • Designed FPGA based 2nd order feedback control system and CORDIC algorithm implemen- tation.
  • Designed Data Acqusition Subsystem (Xilinx Spartan 3 FPGA).
  • Developed multi-cellular phone standard DSP prototype using Xilinx Virtex1000 FPGA.

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2. Analog

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Here's how Analog is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Developed analog and digital circuitry for patient monitoring devices.
  • Integrated an 8031 processor based Built-In Test system designed to monitor critical analog and digital signals throughout a missile warning system.
  • Contributed to design effort by performing new block level analog design and design updates where necessary to meet the system requirements.
  • Generated functional test vectors for analog and digital blocks in a satellite receiver chip.
  • Board incorporated DRAM, I2C bus and Analog Devices ADV7177 video encoder.
  • Full custom layout of high speed analog RF differential blocks and chips.
  • Created test circuit libraries to test analog and mixed circuit simulators.
  • Designed analog and digital circuits, microprocessor / microcontrollers, communications, and user interface related designs.

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3. IP

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Here's how IP is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Provided Engineering support for automated assembly/inspection equipment, zinc and plastic die-cast parts and machined parts.
  • Contributed in suggesting architecture for clock distribution scheme to other participating designs groups.
  • Facilitated collaboration between internal and external teams to ensure productive partnership.
  • Supported supplier process and test implementations at multiple sites in China, Malaysia, Singapore, and the Philippines.
  • Experienced in working with large design teams across multiple sites and taking a project from specifications to GDSII.
  • Designed several blocks and supervised the layout of a full-custom DSP chip (160,000 transistors).
  • Hired as first person to hold this position; created position description, duties and opportunities.
  • Place & Route, layout planning, timing analysis, and chip integration.
  • Integrated them into the compiler for automatic generation of bigger IP models.
  • Completed design for Horizontal and Vertical Sweep Generator for F18LRIP.
  • Participated in development of a new wind turbine structure.
  • Ported these tests to chip for first-pass lab evaluation.
  • Placed-and-routed a 50 MHz 90,000 transistor chip.
  • Designed shutter driver for F18LRIP.
  • Chip synthesized to 100 MHz and 400K gates.
  • Designed analog power circuits for a large multidiscipline project.
  • Worked on low-phase noise reference clock receiver for LC-tank based PLL IP for use in 10G Ethernet switch products.
  • Invented 95% of Kyphon custom-made automated equipment for the clean room and R&D.
  • Performed in project leadership, customer interface, hardware and software design of COPD medical products.
  • Requested by strategic partnerships to drive PMSRs.

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4. Engineering Support

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Here's how Engineering Support is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Developed IBM Services Support & Systems Engineering Support.
  • Provided Engineering support at both the Fuze and LAP (Load Assemble Pack) manufacturing plants.

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5. Asic

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  • Participate in writing ASIC characterization and production test procedures.
  • Participated in the evaluation and selection of standard cell, memory, and I/O ASIC libraries and soft IP blocks.
  • Worked as both a contractor and a direct employee for the largest ASIC design services company in the country.
  • Lead and Manage Design Verification team in testing the performance of ASIC receiver (system NF and sensitivity).
  • Generate and verify RTL for FPGA/ASIC implementation of WCDMA (UMTS) Chip Rate and Symbol Rate Processing.
  • Involved in the test chip design of new family of structured ASIC with PCI Express IP integration.
  • Design used an ASIC, programmable logic (CPLD and PFGA), microprocessors and a DSP.
  • Implemented bus interface and board control FPGA for mixed signal ASIC test system.
  • Upgrade ASIC program - Upgrade two Honeywell ASIC designs to a newer technologies.
  • Worked with a group of customer engineers designing and simulating an Ethernet ASIC.
  • Converted six ASIC designs from the Apollo database to current HP Mentor database.
  • Perform ASIC design, implementation, and verification of Set-top-Box SOC chip.
  • Perform ASIC design, implementation, and verification of power management chip.
  • Verified ASIC timing using Synopsys PrimeTime for static timing analysis.
  • Performed Coverage using toggle coverage to optimize the test vectors all in the ASIC design of the Configurable processor..
  • Worked extensively with 1st generation CDMA chipset and protocol stack supplier to test and validate ASIC/software.
  • Worked with the ASIC vendor to ensure the timely success of the program.
  • Involved in verification of Baker ASIC for Fibre Channel Adapters.
  • Developed Matlab / ModelTech ModelSim verification environment to perform functional verification of ASIC.
  • Developed specifications for the new ASIC Redesigned an existing ASIC, to improve performance and manufacturability of the product.

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6. RTL

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Here's how RTL is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Developed automatic RTL generation software.
  • Performed RTL coding, verification, synthesis, STA and timing closures.
  • Supported the team for RTL implementation of Memory BIST and TCAM BIST.
  • Analyzed RTL and suggested RTL modifications to improve synthesis QOR.
  • Generate and verify RTL for network IC system port.
  • Attended Magma RTL-GDS flow training.
  • Architected the company's first proprietary FEC (SuperFEC) and led the RTL implementation team in its design.
  • Developed verification test-cases, simulation in RTL and gate level Worked with backend engineer on floor plan.

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7. PCB

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Here's how PCB is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Consulting-based System, Product, FPGA and PCB design for a variety of telecommunications, aerospace, and business aviation clients.
  • Fabricated prototype printed circuit boards (PCB) for the Fleet Ballistic Missile Program.
  • Led Schematic Design and PCB Layout (Pen Plot) reviews on assigned projects.
  • Design HBT die and Multi-Chip Module PCB that is mass production compliant.
  • Coordinated PCB fabrication, assembly and testing at EMS companies.
  • Designed a mixed signal 8 layer PCB using Mentor Graphics.
  • Reviewed or designed circuitry and PCB layout.
  • Control PCB schematic captured in PADS.
  • Designed digital board circuitry and PCB.
  • Resolved NMOS turn-off failure issue caused by heavy inductor current and parasitic inductance on PCB.
  • Design and produce PCB for product manufacture and specialized PCBs for product test and verification.
  • Designed, reviewed, and released Schematics, PCB layout files, and BOMs.
  • Maintained plating facilities and other equipment used for fabrication of PCBs.
  • Designed PCB breadboard pre-distortion linearizer for high data rate modem PA, resulting in successful delivery to the customer.
  • Maintain technical coordination with Engineering, Test, and Simulation for Broadcom's new ICs PCB reference layouts.
  • Generated Schematic Netlists and worked with Layout Engineers to efficiently layout PCBs.
  • Designed high speed PCBs to evaluate high performance mixed-signal designsusing PADs software.

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8. Module

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Here's how Module is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Design of multiple Bluetooth and Wi-Fi reference and customer specific embedded modules and battery powered wireless devices.
  • Designed very high-speed network interface modules on two generations of widely used networking router/switch chips.
  • Managed and coordinated design engineering team's assignments and individual design module interfacing.
  • Developed a test plan for this new module and wrote full chip tests to cover the full function and code validation.
  • Used AHB bus master VIP to validate a power control module configured as an AHB bus slave.
  • Developed two kernel modules for the project and a daemon.
  • Established FIPS 140-2 designation for and embedded encryption module.
  • Developed FIRM module for RF generator.
  • Involved in defining/specifying/procuring T/R modules from Alcatel.
  • Worked as PA designer that brought to production a Multi-Mode Multi-Band PA module using conventional linear PAs.
  • Designed and developed several Lattice CPLD's and a Multi-Relay-Module (MRM) test boards.
  • Design, simulation and testing/verification of various PAs and PA modules for wireless handset applications.
  • Coordinated barge modules to the site and Hydrostatic testing.
  • Designed a PA for the GSM Powerplexer (TM) module.

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9. CAD

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Here's how CAD is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Designed and managed manufacturing automation, energy reduction projects, solar, renewable systems and SCADA integration engineering projects.
  • Designed custom balanced transformer isolated studio power systems using Auto Cad and various programs.
  • Designed several FPGA-based projects and associated power regulators using Mentor Graphics CAE/CAD/CAM tools.
  • Developed Cadence Virtuoso based hierarchical layout methodology.
  • Coordinated joint US-Asia programs of R&D & manufacturing including make/buy sourcing decisions and balancing of CAD and testing resources.
  • Managed IT duties for the device design facility and installed and administered CAD and product data management software for Closure Medical.
  • Demonstrated skills in producing prototype models for user testing to final CAD design in plastic.
  • Flow included use of LogicVision for DFT and Cadence for Place & Route.
  • Used OrCAD and Allegro software tools to implement design.
  • Drafted and designed structural work using AutoCAD 13.
  • Developed, implemented and enforced project CAD standards.
  • Prepared CAD files for project close-out.
  • Developed the schematics using OrCAD.
  • Managed small cadre of hardware and software engineers through development of 5 different x-ray and PECVD systems, .
  • Used Spice, Cadence, Orcad, Lattice CPLD tools and wrote test documentations.
  • Power Integrity analysis = Redhawk, Totem, Cadence and EPS.
  • Migrated the P&R flow from Synopsys to Cadence tools.
  • fixed CAD issues for both tools and design kits including libraries, cells, CDF, and dept.
  • Evaluated and brought in Acadia datapath and Artisian SRAM tool.
  • Modified design rules for Mentor Calibre and Cadence Assura.

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10. Digital Signal Processing

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11. Verilog

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Here's how Verilog is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Set up full chip verification environment, mixed AMS verification environment and build test-bench using SystemVerilog.
  • Build Verilog-A models for memory block, analog blocks ADC/DAC/References/DPLL.
  • Used Mentor's QUESTA environment for mixed VHDL/VERILOG simulation.
  • Established automated method of linking specification requirements to System Verilog coverage verification results.
  • Design and verification/simulation of Verilog/VHDL HDL-based digital systems.
  • Designed digital logic in VHDL and Verilog for cardiac sensing, pressure sensing, inductive telemetry and RF telemetry.
  • Verified power reduction using PrimeTime PX with SPEF from layout data and SAIF files from Verilog simulations.
  • Created Verilog models of IO libraries in 65nm, 0.13u and 0.18u.
  • Converted the design from schematics into Verilog code for future development.
  • Converted a vendor's Reed-Solomon core from Verilog to VHDL.
  • Invented process for also integrating custom Verilog into the design.
  • Designed a 64GB Stream Memory Manager FPGA written in Verilog.
  • Designed FPGA logic writing verilog targeting the Xilinx Spartan-3 xc3s400 incorporating the 'Self-Managed' Redundant Gigabit invention.
  • Build functional simulation test bench, using Verilog, System Verilog, Shell and TCL scripts.
  • Designed a Xilinx FPGA using Verilog which converted SMPTE 292 video to XGA video.
  • Develop clock accurate full functional model of 486 write-through cache controller in Verilog.
  • Developed Synopsys, Verilog and IBIS models of IO libraries.

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12. PCI

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Here's how PCI is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Designed control board for antenna stabilizer positioning, Memory design, DDR, DDR2/ DDR3 and PCI and VME bus.
  • Lead Design Engineer for several PCI soundboards and options for the digital audio market.
  • Design of a GPS Synchronization and POE DC distribution CPCI card.
  • Re-designed a PCI buffer to improve the noise performance.
  • Designed hardware circuitry for PCI bus interface.
  • Coded logic to interface with USB, ATM, STM, and PCI.
  • Design of PCIe based digital board and power control board.
  • Interfaced FPGA to PLX 9054 PCI interface chip and used DMA mode to transfer data to / from the PCI bus.
  • Design of connecting mPCIe PC Board inside the Base Station (PMP) and Master (PTP) units.
  • Designed two PCI/PXI Bridge FPGAs enabling Racal's Adapt-a-Switch product line to enter the PXI marketplace with minimal development effort.
  • Designed a high-speed buffer Designed power-up glitch free IO library Re-designed a PCI buffer to improve the noise performance.
  • Key Accomplishments: Principal Architect and Hardware Designer of multiple CompactPCI CPU cards.
  • Support interface including SPI, I2C, 10Gig Base-R/KR, Xaui, PCIe, DDR3, RLDRAM3.

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13. New Product Development

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Here's how New Product Development is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Managed all aspects of new product development from concept, design, development, manufacturing release, and final product release.
  • Team leader for the new product development team including materials management, engineering, and manufacturing.
  • Introduced eight new product development projects to productionwithin ten years.

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14. R

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Here's how R is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Developed Raster/stroke deflection amplifier with pin cushion correction.
  • Randomized test scenarios covered corner cases, negative testing, and typical usage models with appropriate weighting.
  • Designed transactors to handle communication between components, making the transition to system-level tests seamless.
  • Investigated JHMC HUD CRT burns and implemented new procedure which reduced the manufacturing cost.
  • Developed bed of nails factory test fixture for Viking portable radio audio-logic board.
  • Developed DFT audit to verify compliance and quality of scan chain.
  • Manage support, streamline front-end EDA flows for Physical design group.
  • Design and project lead for custom memory and memory compiler projects.
  • Designed high speed real time video and graphics mixer board.
  • Create customer conceptual design packages for PDR and CDR.
  • Completed preliminary design 350W power supply TacVue system.
  • Incorporated design fixes to improve critical paths.
  • Applied DOE-STD-1189, ASCE 4 and ASCE 43 for NPH Analyses and defend methodology at DOE reviews and NNSA Peer reviews.
  • Conducted timing analysis using Synopsys PrimeTime.
  • Designed LCD Controller for F18 display Designed ambient light detector temperature sensor circuitry for auto brightness control.
  • Developed automated system for designing, analyzing, verifying, characterizing and releasing stdcell and IO libraries.
  • Generated a behavioral model, bus functional models for all interfaces, and data comparators.
  • Worked on several tapeouts from 40nm to 16nm.
  • Lead thedesign team to developed and complete 1300nm NVS touchscreen for 8x20 JSF LCD displays with 8051 microprocessor.
  • Lead designer for PIO & Stroke Converter assembly Completed design for power sequencing for F22 and F18 aircrafts.

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  • Assigned as a principal design engineer on Exxon Neftegas Limited, Odoptu First Stage production, Sakhalin Island, Russia.
  • design) Principal Design Engineer, Quarry Technologies (Reef Point Systems), Burlington, MA (Dec.99 - Jul.
  • Job Title - Principal Design Engineer Responsibilities: Lead Engineer for Intel Pentium based CompactPCI processor board and system designs.

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16. IC

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Here's how IC is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Lead project engineer carrying product from initial design phase through qualification and production readiness.
  • Modified existing characterization and margin methodology for increased productivity and enhanced efficiency.
  • Developed data acquisition systems for active device monitoring during environmental testing.
  • Assure design discrepancies are communicated and resolved with cross-functional teams.
  • Sketched out simplified magnetic power and communication subsystem.
  • Played integral role in development of successful, production-worthy PLL and PVT calibrated current reference for cell phone and tablet applications.
  • Plan all critical signal routes and work with TX/RX leaders for best top level integration.
  • Adhered to military specifications for Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) warfare.
  • Lead the structural development of the Killer bee UAV and Falcon Hyper Sonic glider.
  • Checked deviations produced by worst-case cells in comparison to nominal cell in critical path.
  • Fit Form & Function checking on castings, actuators, pneumatic and hydraulic valves.
  • Designed a conceptual morphing wing for the Falcon hyper sonic glider.
  • Team member of final design test validation and qualification phases.
  • Created 25V display driver products which included DC/DC converter.
  • Provided support for plotting & electronic submissions.
  • Design of a microprocessor based stepper motor controller for a medical CT scanner X-ray collimator.
  • Plan and review all critical signal routes in between VCOs, buffers and mixers.
  • Lead engineer for electronic hardware design.
  • Designed specialized gages and optical comparator charts for product & assembly inspection.
  • Conceived and disclosed new PA topology, which uses duplexer for quadrature power combining and with non-50 ohms Tx port impedance.

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17. RAM

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Here's how RAM is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Worked on high-sensitivity (3mVpp differential in), 10Gbps Limiting Post- Amplifier (VSC7987) with programmable output buffer peaking.
  • Lead Responsible Engineer for the design and test of the flight processor board for the Orion Star Tracker program.
  • Resolve cross-functional design issues, Monitor CPI and SPI, Report status to product and program managements.
  • Assigned to the F/A-18E/F derivative aircraft program as an assistant team leader for the hydraulic subsystem.
  • Developed programmer (via USB and BDM) for Viking portable radio audio-logic board.
  • Re-designed product, delivering prototypes in 6 weeks saving the program and the customer.
  • Lead the design of Analog Video Interface (AVI) for Comanche program.
  • Program Manager & Project Engineer (Design, Build, Test).
  • Designed analog video mixer and analog switching assemblies for A12 program.
  • Designed longer variants and planned the qualification test program.
  • Circuit receives ATM data over several Utopia Interfaces and builds up an airlink frame containing the data.
  • Designed a novel ADC implementing a ramp generator and differential amplifier for three phase fan controller.
  • Design receives formatted data frames from multiple channels for processing by an embedded CPU.
  • Supervised design engineers in designing multi port 2Kbyte SRAM.
  • Test director for Delta Star ,UVPI-LACE, & MSTI-2 programs.
  • Provided space-grade multi-function processor circuits and multi-purpose programmable waveform generators for various projects.
  • Designed digital camera based on Tektronix CCD with variable output scan rate, selectable exposure times, and multiple frame exposures.
  • Worked with technology group in developing SRAM bit-cells, designing test macros for SRAMs and ROMs.
  • Completed the mixed analog and digital videos processer PWB using DSP 56000 for A12 program.
  • Interfaced and qualified vendor IPs (SSTL, USB1.0, LVDS, SRAM ).

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18. Ethernet

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Here's how Ethernet is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Designed Power-Over-Ethernet {PSE} card supporting 24-ports at 15.4-Watts with redundant power.
  • Involved in the design and development of 10/100 FAST Ethernet MAC design.
  • Verified 1 & 10 Gigabit IEEE 802.3 Ethernet protocol.
  • Used in 1G Ethernet Copper PHY product (VSC8541).
  • Invented proprietary (US Patent [ ] redundant Ethernet packet protocol supporting gigabit self-managed backbone.
  • Designed several Ethernet [ ] fiber and copper interfaces.

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19. LTE

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Here's how LTE is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Evaluated design alternatives for enhanced performance.
  • Developed the synthesis methodology that resulted in microprocessors with 24% less power, while maintaining the same area and performance.
  • Developed and published algorithms for real time calculation of b-spline trails, digital spatial filters, and electronic painting applications.
  • Assisted in the design and evaluation of devices (LCD assemblies, transparent heaters, EMI filters).
  • Work involved evaluation of alternatives for existing fans as well as specification and formal RFQ process for replacements.
  • Developed the synthesis methodology that resulted in an ARM7 design with 24% less power utilization.
  • Consulted customers and applied lesson learned to improve quality and reduce the cost of non-quality.
  • Supported small and large technical proposal efforts that resulted in several contract awards.
  • Designed and internally consulted on corporate enclosures (racks and/or cabinets).
  • Consulted with sales and field-applications engineers to debug and resolve customer issues.
  • Designed a notch filter for video filter FMS6434.
  • Completed design of LNA, RF-PGA, mixer, baseband filters and PGA meeting tight schedule.
  • Designed melter data log and control system using Visual Basic 4 GUI and RS232/422 interface.
  • Designed filtering software to ignore airframe flex effects from wing deflections due to wind.
  • Designed, implemented and tested a 2-stage polyphase decimating filter for a satellite receiver.
  • Designed an Altera Apex FPGA for a customer's secure video/data network card.
  • Complete PMIC for Samsung CMC222 LTE Baseband Processor (Team Member).
  • Designed and coded various filters for TI C5x, C54x and C55x DSPs.
  • Performed several power estimations using Altera and Xilinx power estimation spreadsheets.
  • Designed very compact IPD passive circuits, harmonic filters, power dividers, hybrid couplers in pHEMT and SOI technology.

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Here's how Project Management is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Project management of cross-functional teams in a rapidly expanding start-up environment.
  • Program / Project Management leadership, concept to completion, MBO.
  • Standardized project management methodologies, processes and workflows across the enterprise.

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Here's how Vhdl is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Worked independently converting and co-simulating VHDL CAM models for Music Semiconductors.
  • Designed using VHDL the following blocks: quadrature demodulator, symbol synchronizer, frequency correction estimator, and numerically controlled oscillator.

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22. PLL

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Here's how PLL is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Designed satellite terminal fractional-N PLL synthesizer board and clock reference distribution module.
  • Designed a DDR-3/4 interface PLL for the 14nm FINFET network processor product line.
  • Adjusted and fine-tuned - DPLL internals for low voltage operation.
  • Block level layout of both VCOs and PLL.

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24. Cmos

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Here's how Cmos is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Designed Integrated Circuits using CMOS technology.
  • Worked as a contributing member of the process characterization and selection team for next generation 14nm CMOS FINFET technology.
  • Designed first Si functional 8-bit delta-sigma temperature sensor in 0.18um CMOS.
  • Use 0.6 5v/24v BiCMOS technology from Mosel-Vitelic.
  • Use 0.18u/0.35u CMOS from SMIC.

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25. SOC

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  • Created and developed engineering qualification transformers test procedures & associated data sheets.
  • Received Small Business Award from Virginia Recycling Association.
  • Designed DDR2 controller memory interface and integrated DDR2 Controller IP into BrightScale's CA1024 and BA1024 SOC chips.
  • Support R&D Engineering for all associated new product development to all iteration design development.
  • Lead and mentor associates on application of six sigma & quality methodologies to enhance project execution.
  • Lead engineering teams in the design of multiple FPGA/SOC based imaging systems.
  • Participated in MTO vs MTS product strategy and associated supply chain development.
  • Collaborated with SoC and FW teams to define new HDD architectures.
  • Design and implement LBIST with scan compression and MBIST/BIRA/BISR for the 65nm SOC chips.
  • Developed a cycle-accurate C-model for the DRAM controller of multi-format decoder SOC as the main tool in SOC system performance evaluation.
  • Awarded the Presidential Leadership Award for efforts associated with meeting deliveries in a timely fashion.
  • Designed mesochronous synchronizers for clock domain conversion.
  • Programmed Cypress PSoC microcontrollers with 8051 and ARM cores.

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Here's how Perl is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Developed scripts using Perl and UNIX to monitor system performance and network base regression.
  • Modified design environment using Perl, TCL, Skill and shell scripting.
  • Upgraded existing C source to run in Perl.
  • Developed Perl scripts that automated the testing process.
  • Developed software suites in Perl and C to test EMC sockets API on win32, UNIX, MVS.
  • Developed automation Test Manager in Perl to schedule/manage tests remotely on many different platforms.
  • Created a Perl program that automatically generates top level Verilog connectivity tests.

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Here's how Timing Analysis is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Generated timing constraints and performed timing analysis to verify proper setup and hold times, and to ensure proper timing functionality.
  • Flow development for place and route and Timing analysis.
  • Architected the design structure and synthesis, physical compilation, timing analysis, spare gate insertion, formal verification flow.
  • Performed synthesis, simulation, chip-level floorplanning, place and route, static timing analysis and layout verification.

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28. I/O

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Here's how I/O is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Performed as individual contributor designing large Intelligent I/O controller boards.
  • Revised analog rack loading and I/O schematics.
  • Worked on wide-swing (1.5V-to-3.6V) TTL/RGMII I/O (125MHz, 5pF load) with output slew-rate control in TSMC65nm process.
  • Assigned DCS I/O to P&ID's and rack loading sheets.
  • Revised D&R I/O schematics.
  • Designed nanoprocessor memory interfaces, routers, I/O interfaces.
  • Worked on 3.3V tolerant TTL I/O (80MHz, 20pF load) in TSMC28nm's HPC process.
  • Leveraged Timevision to correct and verify constraints of clocks, clock group relationships, I/O, and exceptions.

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29. DFT

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  • Generated DFT constraints and worked with the back end team to close timing on DFT related logic.
  • Worked on DFT insertion including Scan and MBIST using DFT Compiler and LogicVision.
  • Design and implement corporate wide DFT technologies and methodologies.
  • Work closely with BE/DFT team on resolving PnR, STA and DFT issues.
  • Modified DFT flow to reduce MBIST power by disabling unused segments of the clocktree not needed for MBIST.
  • Conducted DFT reviews of various Cavium's chips at different sites.
  • Updated DFT environment to work for Mentor (MBIST) and Synopsys (SCAN).
  • Worked with Renesas Japan to update DFT flow for ASSP designs at Renesas Dallas, reducing area for SCAN.

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30. Design Reviews

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  • Participated in design reviews, continuous improvement activities and equipment failure resolution activities.
  • Presented packaging improvements at design reviews and a technical conference.
  • Conducted design reviews, assisted with functional acceptances tests and trained service personnel.
  • Managed the development of test plans and design reviews.
  • Presented design reviews at pre-determined milestones.

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31. DAC

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  • Worked on high-sensitivity, high-speed (14Gbps) loss-of-signal circuit using 12- bit Sigma-Delta DAC in TSMC65nm process.
  • Designed a low power DAC structure and encoding logic to provide the wide bias trim range.
  • Designed 10-bit video DAC for HDTV.
  • Supervised color pallet RAM, video ROM, PLL, DAC design.
  • Designed the instrumentation amplifier portion of a 16:1 multiplexed input with DAC offset circuit [ ]
  • Verified operation and reviewed layout of built-in self-test circuits applicable to ADCs & DACs.

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32. MHZ

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  • Conceived novel low power PWM controller for 180 MHz switching freq.
  • Designed a 900MHZ PLL for workstation application (FMS7429).
  • Redesigned and tested the electron detector preamplifier for increased 100 MHz BW, reduced noise.
  • Simulated jitter performance was 150fS-RMS (10k-10MHz) with 1Vpp- differential, 25MHz input sine-wave.
  • Designed Distributed 50Mhz PLL clock system supporting (16-slot) Backplane.

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33. Circuit Design

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  • Played a major role in acquiring of VLSI related software and hardware tools, attracting new circuit design/layout engineers.
  • Assisted junior engineer in building EM model and transmission line library for circuit design team.
  • General Synthesized, optimized, placed and routed various synchronous circuit designs in various FPGAs and CPLDs.

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34. Design Verification

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  • Managed cross-department designs, supporting marketing on bids, through to design verification and product handover.
  • Support design verification in testplan reviews, assertions, debugging, code and functional coverage

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35. Timing Closure

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  • Work closely with physical design team for floor planning, timing closure and congestion resolution.

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36. DRC

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  • Debugged DFT issues flagged by DFT DRC checks and provided feedback on RTL changes required to address clock and reset issues.
  • Perform DRC's (design rule checks) and insure blocks conform to quality standards.
  • Performed physical design verification (DRC, LVS, Antenna).
  • Performed DRC, LVS functions.
  • Inserted DFT scan logic and debugged dft_drc reports and suggested RTL changes to fix DFT violations.

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37. FEA

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  • Designed parts exceeding government FMVSS201 safety regulations, including coordinating FEA, testing, and self-certification with related safety personnel.
  • Assumed lead of design and was involved with several feature enhancements/additions.
  • Partner with the handset team on multiple fronts to insure different handset tiers are validated with applicable features i.e.
  • Demonstrated & confirmed the crack initiation on pile helmets through FEA impact simulation; provided a cheap remediation.
  • Partner with other organizations to design new features and platforms in lab and in the TMO production NW.
  • Demonstrated & confirmed the amazing failure of helical seam steel piles through FEA impact inducing failure simulation.
  • Test plan development for new features and capacity measures introduced in the new RNC platform.
  • Researched, analyzed, and redesigned HVAC components using CFD and FEA tools.
  • Provided feasible design direction to engineers in team.
  • Performed FEA/FEM and Frequency analysis with CATIA V4.
  • Worked extensively with mechanical engineering to solve product-packaging issues and design electromechanical features.
  • Partner with other groups to prioritize and implement RAN feature roadmaps based on business needs.
  • Generated and debugged both pre and post silicon patterns of all DFT features.
  • Developed verification flow for testing all of the above mentioned DFT features.
  • Redesigned user interface and oversaw new feature UI for Foglight product line.
  • Implemented FEA non-linear hyperelastic analyses for silicone intravenous valve medical components for DXF initiative to prevent re-knitting.
  • Coordinated the integration of the mechanics/fluidics/electronics/firmware/software features within Dattus Residential Meter prototype.
  • Request Adding Features in the design tool iBWave , see attachment of list of registered features in my name.

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38. SPI

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  • Characterized libraries using NCX/HSPICE to generate Liberty/db files and verify performance.
  • Work daily with low level firmware development using NAND interfaces, SPI, I2C, RS232 and RS485 communication links.
  • Created Adobe Master Markups of the IFP sheets that required changes and completed updating the SPI system with those changes.
  • Passed EMC/EMI and FAA on-board (STC) certification testing with no design re-spins or hardware modifications.
  • Provided day-to-day help with Cadence Virtuoso and internal tools such as PSPICE.
  • Designed a SPI-4 interface for a 10G SONET/SDH framer chip.
  • Designed interfaces to several I2C and SPI devices, including the codec, clock chip, ADC and temperature monitoring circuitry.
  • Verified designs using LineSim, BoardSim, and LTSpice.
  • Used HSpice and Mentor design tools extensively.
  • Hood Replacement Hospital near Killeen Tx.
  • Created and engineered AirLife Solidworks patient care concepts for neonatal and adult respiratory closed suction catheters.

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39. Solidworks

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  • Used an ObJet Eden 260V and a Dimension elite 3-D printer to produced Solidworks prototype parts.

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40. GPS

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  • Designed interfaces for Beam Steering Unit (BSU) and GPS.
  • Top level and block level layout for varies 40nm 60G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and GPS projects.
  • Revolutionized the GPS world by implementing configurable multi-code algorithms using embedded Power PC FPGA technology.
  • Design / Test Single Conversions GPS RF Downconvertor using IBM BiCMOS process (SiGe5hp.)
  • Design of a GPS Controller unit for synchronization of colocated Base Stations.
  • Implemented a GPS(Global Positioning System) interface to an existing THAAD Xilinx Virtex II device.

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41. TI

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  • Focused on quality, usability, flexibility, maintainability and integration into our automated flows.
  • Write and review all reports related to part numbering system, configuration management plans/procedures.
  • Developed and evaluated libraries in conjunction with IC Compiler chip-level flow development.
  • Enabled optimized, high throughput, correct-by-construction, repeatable development process.
  • Estimate, clarify, or take exception to Statements of Work, estimate change orders including resources and schedule.
  • Included developing internal bus data flow with multiple DMA engines and arbitration units for accessible memories.
  • Developed factory test fixture for testing of short message recorder (SMU) interface units.
  • Led tool development for model verification and lockup detection in 28nm and 16nm memory designs.
  • Developed test fixture for factory testing of 5300ES mobile standard and lightning control heads.
  • Specified, tested and wrote evaluation reports for validation of product replacement devices.
  • Led development of memory characterization flow for 28nm and 16nm memory designs.
  • Design new tooling fixtures for machining, welding and testing.
  • Assisted chip teams through production silicon milestones.
  • Provide manpower estimates and schedules.
  • Implemented/streamlined STA timing constraint generation, consistency checking using Ausdia TimeVision.
  • Managed department operations and deliverable workflow to meet schedules.
  • Optimized circuits, layout, architecture and performance with a large number of EDA tools on leading edge technologies.
  • Create 3D and 2D models, designs, assemblies, details, weldment, installation drawing and BOM packages.
  • Tool to read Liberty files to analyze every cell's performance to produce datasheets using PrimeTime-like algorithms.
  • Created quick STA timing eco scripts for analysis of design timing problems and generate P&R ECOs.

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42. STA

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  • Performed loads and stability analysis for various pile driving systems lifted by large cranes under different angular driving configurations and setups.
  • Derived a stability method allowing verification of Pile-crane system stability directly from the crane load chart.
  • Participated in corporate environmentally sustainable initiatives including sourcing from certified suppliers.
  • Coded C tests for all ADSL stages from the Analog Front End to the ATM packets generated at the Utopia interface.
  • Provide network and server technical expertise to include maintenance, administration, installation, design, and upgrade.
  • Keep the team focused and making sure all deliverable comply with design standards and ready on time.
  • Designed Power Supply for personally module with soft start, current sensor and temperature shut down.
  • Design, develop and produce innovative new functionality not available from the standard application.
  • Developed system to automatically run P&R QA checks on standard cell libraries.
  • Prepared weekly project status report and directed piping designer for job assignment.
  • Designed combination constant-power ballast/logic power supply for 250W HID arc lamp projector.
  • Installed at the World Trade Center on time, on budget.
  • Performed extraction, static timing analysis, and cross talk analysis.
  • Provide cost, schedule and design status to Project Lead.
  • Developed test station for touchscreen assembly testing.
  • Resolved aircraft signal integrity installation problems on various big commercial aircraft, securing future product orders for cockpit display security applications.
  • Designed the physical infrastructure of the POPs as well as developed the standards to be used in implementation.
  • Filed two patients for three phase fan start up and ADC implemention.
  • Resolved a host of technology design issues related to the Pathstar system.
  • Established a key market foothold in the commercial avionic video market.

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43. GHZ

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  • Designed the wide band amplifier (40 to 1GHz) using discrete transistors and MMIC's for Cable TV tuner system.
  • Managed commercial Millimeter (38GHz) radio front end design project from conception to production.
  • Designed class E transmit amplifier for extremely short 4.2GHz UWB pulse less than 1ns.
  • Design based on 2.48832GHz AMCC Transceivers with 622.08MHz differential data interface.
  • Achieved very competitive base station LNA specs at 2-3 GHz.
  • Designed of 1 and 3 watt RF power amplifiers (3V) for 900- 1900MHz band using Maxim's 25GHz process.
  • Lead RF Development & Evaluation Engineer on Homer ENNK Millimeter Wave (35 GHz) Pulsed Doppler Radar system.
  • Design of a MIMO 6-8.5GHz TDD/FDD Up and Down Converter for Licensed Microwave using Getek substrate on FR4.
  • Design concept for the integration of a 60/70GHz Up/Down Converter to a baseband solution.
  • Designed and developed RFX8422, 2.4GHz CMOS RFeIC for dual-mode WiFi/Bluetooth mobile applications.
  • Designed clock distribution board @2GHz aligned to within 100 psec.
  • Achieved highest isolation with the min IL SPDT switch at a broad band up to 8 GHz.
  • Worked on 14GHz I/Q phase rotator with 64-step (1ps) resolution in TSMC28nm HPC process.
  • Lead Designer for two WiFi projects, 5V and 12V 2.4GHz PAs.
  • Specialized in the design of HPAs, broadband driver amplifiers and LNAs up to 40 GHz.

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45. Serdes

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  • Bias block utilized on-chip and off chip precision resistance to generate both constant and temperature dependent biases for the SERDES.
  • Managed cross-site project to develop 3.125GHz SerDes in 0.13 m CMOS process.
  • Architected and Designed a Bridge to integrate the PCI(e)/Serial RapidIO SERDES.
  • Created scenario constraints for complicated Muxing between Gigabit PHY, Serdes, RGMII etc.

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46. Adcs

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  • Served as project lead for development of 10-bit and 12-bit, 100MHz pipeline ADCs in 0.13 m CMOS process.
  • Design protocol of implementing I2C master implementation with Synopsys I2C IP through APB 40G PMD skew calibration between ADCs.

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47. AGC

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  • Designed floating- and fixed-point algorithms for AFC, AGC and I/Q DC offset compensation in SPW.
  • Implemented several satellite ground terminal MODEM functions including synchronization, filtering, AGC, and demodulation.
  • Developed high speed multiplying DA for AGC circuit.

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48. Test Cases

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Here's how Test Cases is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Create a simulation environment for running C based test cases on NIOS II processor with Modelsim simulation tool on Linux machine.

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49. EDA

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Here's how EDA is used in Principal Design Engineer jobs:
  • Worked very closely with EDA vendors to make our products work with their tools.
  • Participated in the evaluation and performance testing of various third-party EDA software solutions.
  • Installed and supported tools for mixed signal EDA flow.
  • Designed high speed SSTL driver cells for 28 Gbaud links based upon regulated impedance techniques.

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50. Matlab

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  • Verified an automatic satellite channel acquisition system against its Matlab model.
  • Control systems design and simulation using Matlab Simulink tools.

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20 Most Common Skills For A Principal Design Engineer

Fpga

10.2%

Analog

7.0%

IP

7.0%

Engineering Support

6.5%

Asic

5.7%

RTL

5.3%

PCB

5.2%

Module

5.0%

CAD

4.8%

Digital Signal Processing

4.7%

Verilog

4.5%

PCI

3.9%

New Product Development

3.9%

R

3.9%

Principal Design

3.9%

IC

3.8%

RAM

3.8%

Ethernet

3.7%

LTE

3.7%

Project Management

3.3%
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Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Principal Design Engineer

Rank Skill
1 Fpga 6.2%
2 Analog 4.3%
3 IP 4.3%
4 Engineering Support 3.9%
5 Asic 3.5%
6 RTL 3.2%
7 PCB 3.2%
8 Module 3.0%
9 CAD 2.9%
10 Digital Signal Processing 2.9%
11 Verilog 2.7%
12 PCI 2.4%
13 New Product Development 2.4%
14 R 2.4%
15 Principal Design 2.4%
16 IC 2.3%
17 RAM 2.3%
18 Ethernet 2.2%
19 LTE 2.2%
20 Project Management 2.0%
21 Vhdl 1.9%
22 PLL 1.9%
23 PCS 1.9%
24 Cmos 1.9%
25 SOC 1.8%
26 Perl 1.5%
27 Timing Analysis 1.5%
28 I/O 1.5%
29 DFT 1.4%
30 Design Reviews 1.4%
31 DAC 1.3%
32 MHZ 1.3%
33 Circuit Design 1.3%
34 Design Verification 1.3%
35 Timing Closure 1.2%
36 DRC 1.2%
37 FEA 1.2%
38 SPI 1.2%
39 Solidworks 1.2%
40 GPS 1.2%
41 TI 1.1%
42 STA 1.1%
43 GHZ 1.1%
44 I2C 1.1%
45 Serdes 1.1%
46 Adcs 1.1%
47 AGC 1.0%
48 Test Cases 1.0%
49 EDA 0.9%
50 Matlab 0.9%
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