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GPU Floorplan Engineer
Ref No.: 20-00277
Location: Austin, Texas
Albin Engineering Services, Inc. ( is looking for an GPU Floorplan Engineer for one of our premier clients in the Austin, TX area.  As our employee, you qualify for our full benefit package. This is a 6 month contract. 

As a floorplan design engineer, you will work on top level floorplan deliverables. This is a mid-level position where the candidate will be in an individual contributor role, tasked with driving floorplan activities, area reduction, floorplan optimization. Meeting our area goal within a tight schedule will be critical for success.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Work with architects, design leads, physical design leads, develop and optimize floorplan
  • Drive the area review process and collaborate with block owners to reduce block area
  • Optimize floorplan and help block owner to solve timing and routing congestion issues
  • Improve existing infrastructure to optimize chip area and speed of execution

  • BSEE, Computer Engineer or comparable and 5 + years of relevant experience
  • Deep knowledge of physical design methodologies (flow and tool development), design floorplaning, power/clock distribution, P&R and timing closure
  • Solid understanding of data flow, hierarchical floorplaning, block shaping, bus planning, repeater/feedthrough planning and pushing down
  • Strong programming skew in TCL, Perl and Python
  • Strong communication skills and a good team player