Ottawa, Ontario

PCB Layout Engineer

PCB Layout Engineer

Kanata, ON

Contact to Perm, Long-term


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?


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 is met, while meeting project timelines
  • You get to research and implement new techniques and technologies to grow the PCB design skillset, reduce PCB cost, and stay current on industry PCB design practices
  • You will work closely with internal Design for Manufacturing (DFM) team to ensure design is compliance with company’s DFA and DFM practices
  • You get to work with a best in class local and global 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
  • Background in Constraint Manager in Cadence Allegro PCB Design
  • Working knowledge of Power circuit layout
  • Familiar in laying out lightning protection circuit