VP of Silicon Engineering


USA preferred time zones PDT/MDT

Position Type

Full Time

Job Description

The VP of Silicon Engineering is an executive who manages IC development teams and reports to the CEO.
  • Develop a clear strategy for future development and execution including utilizing third-party personnel and IP 
  • Hire and develop engineering leads to establish technology and current barriers to success 
  • Identify solutions that meet performance, quality, cost and other parameters. 
  • Roll-out advanced technologies by working with global engineering teams 
  • Collaborate with customers to understand needs and ensure IP developed meets or exceeds market demands 
  • Set the engineering vision and culture for a global team 
  • Hire, train, mentor, and retain highly-talented SMEs as needed 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in electrical engineering or relevant discipline 
  • 15+ years in the semiconductor industry; hands-on experience in sub 40 nm technologies 
  • Understanding of FPGAs is highly desirable 
  • Must have detailed knowledge of semiconductor device physics, IC design methodologies, and an intimate familiarity with getting chips from concept through production 
  • Strong analytical skills, strong organizational skills, and detailed-oriented work style
  • Ability to effectively communicate to a variety of audiences, including executive management and customers 

Deadline to Apply

Drop us an email, with attached resume, to careers@rapidsilicon.com
*We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status