Hands on layout experience in various analog modules like PLLs, data converters, serial interfaces and other high-speed layouts etc.
Should have a very good idea of the fabrication technology and how layout effects gets translates to circuit impacts. Having worked on latest technology nodes, 28nm and below, is desired.
Should be able to understand the circuit aspects and should be able to translate it into layout care abouts and should able to guide junior engineers on these aspects.
Should have worked as lead for small teams(3-5) at least for a few years.
Should be proficient in all CAD tools related to Analog layout
Having a working knowledge of the release process and being owned the release of a chip and modules are desirable.
Must have good communication skills and should be team player.
Scripting and automation experience is a plus.