General Electric Lead Analog/Mixed-Signal IC Designer in Niskayuna, New York

Role Summary:

As a Lead Analog/Mixed-Signal IC Designer, you will be an integral part of a multi-disciplinary circuit design team pushing against the limits of CMOS performance to develop state-of-the-art mixed-signal electronics for high-technology GE products.

Essential Responsibilities:

You will contribute to the generation of new ideas and concepts by conducting research and development efforts in low-noise, high-fidelity, harsh-environment, and high-temperature mixed-signal electronics.

Additionally, you will...

  • Design complex, multi-channel, high-performance, mixed-signal electronic devices as part of a multi-disciplinary team and help ensure their transition into GE products

  • Be responsible for all segments of the ASIC development cycle: architecture design, process selection, circuit design, simulation, design validation, and testing

  • Contribute to vital tasks on technology programs and assist in transferring technology to GE businesses, vendors, and strategic partners

  • Effectively communicate results by preparing written reports and making presentations describing analyses performed, solutions developed, and value obtained


  • Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering or related scientific field with a concentration in Analog IC design with a minimum 5 years of industrial experience

  • Proven design and analysis skills in the area of A/D and D/A conversion and signal conditioning

  • First-hand experience of a complete mixed-signal ASIC design, including fabrication and testing

  • Experience with low noise and low power design

  • Proficiency in CMOS/BiCMOS designs

  • Proficiency in MATLAB programming

  • Proficiency in circuit analysis using modeling software (SPICE, SABER, ELDO, SPECTRE)

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals at the Masters level for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Niskayuna, NY

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • You must submit your application for employment on the careers page at to be considered

Desired Characteristics:

  • Doctorate Degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics or related field with a concentration in Analog IC design

  • Expertise in signal processing and system modeling

  • Familiarity with deep submicron design

  • Familiarity with high temperature SOI, GaN, or SiC design

  • Experience with VHDL and Verilog digital hardware description languages

  • Exposure to medical, sensor, high temperature, harsh environment, or novel semiconductor electronics

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Ability and desire to work in a team environment

About Us:

At GE Global Research, we’re redefining what’s possible. From cutting-edge research in molecular pathology for use in personalized cancer diagnostics to programs in coal gasification and renewable power that drive clean energy solutions, our work at Global Research is world-renowned. As part of our team, you’ll find yourself among nearly 3,000 scientists and engineers from every discipline in a dynamic atmosphere where you’ll be constantly challenged to learn and grow. You’ll have access to leaders on all levels of the organization and collaborate across the globe with the very best in the field. If you have an insatiable intellectual curiosity and the ability to articulate your vision, then join us and watch the work you do create the next generation of products and processes that will impact the globe for generations to come.

At GE Global Research we redefine what's possible, finding answers to some of the world's toughest problems. Find out more at at or , and connect with our technologists at and

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Locations: United States; New York; Niskayuna

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.