Senior 5G PHY ASIC Design Engineer


Spark your imagination through the power of technology

At Sony Semiconductor IL (formerly known as Altair Semiconductor), we believe in pioneering the future through the power of creativity.  We strive to bring innovation to the cellular 5G IoT technology that drives our vision of the Internet of Things (5G IoT), as well as to Artificial Intelligence (AI) techniques that help people around the world unleash their imagination and creativity.

In 2016, Altair became an integral part of SONY Corporation, creating a company culture that combines the Sony legacy, values, and technology with our own vision and market leadership in the field of cellular 5G IoT and AI.

Believe that anything you can imagine, you can make real. Your journey starts with us

Senior 5G PHY ASIC Design Engineer

Be a significant part of the PHY Silicon team, developing Sony’s cutting-edge 5G IOT chips.


  • Take part in all aspects of digital design – from architecture and specification to RTL design and verification
  • Develop complex signal processing blocks, control mechanisms, and more
  • Collaborate closely with other teams including FW and DSP, algorithms, physical design, and production
  • Acquire thorough knowledge and understanding of cutting-edge industry technology and standards
  • Develop a sophisticated, low-power IoT solution


  • BSc or MSc in electric engineering or computer engineering, with 5-7 years of field experience
  • Knowledge of Verilog
  • DFE and filtering experience
  • Big thinker, team player, and highly motivated
  • Multi-disciplinary, independent learner, curious engineer

Nice to have

  • Familiarity with 4G/5G standards
  • Knowledge of various decoder architectures
  • Background in wireless communication protocols and very low power design
  • Knowledge in Specman and scripting languages
  • Knowledge in Matlab