Cleared Microelectronics Engineer

As an Essential Business with mission-critical commitments, Annapolis Micro Systems is full speed ahead. To maintain our positive momentum, we are seeking multiple Hardware Engineers with U.S. Citizenship and Poly-based clearance.

We offer the variety, challenge, and stability you are looking for. We perform both government and commercial work, and members of our small, tight-knit team get to wear multiple hats. You will be working on high-profile programs that have an important bearing on national security and computing technology.

Woman-founded in 1982 and located in beautiful Annapolis, Maryland, we have a long history of performing innovative full-custom integrated circuit design, analysis, and software engineering. We offer a professional, friendly environment, with the opportunity to be compensated well for doing cutting-edge work.

Job Description

We are seeking hardware design engineers to join our team of digital, analog, and mixed-signal microelectronics designers involved in custom implementations and analysis of all kinds of integrated circuits. Our team designs and integrates macrocells such as memories, transceivers, processors, compression algorithms, regulators, sensors, and data converters into customer-centric solutions. We also use our design expertise to perform reverse engineering for security analysis. You will have the opportunity to be involved in many aspects of the design and/or analysis flow including specification, behavioral and RTL coding, testbench development, code coverage analysis, gate-level synthesis, and power analysis and optimization.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • RTL specification and development
  • Test pattern generation
  • Power analysis
  • Gate-level simulation
  • Physical verification
  • Microelectronics reverse engineering
  • Effectively interact with customers on a day to day basis


  • B.S. in Electrical or Computer Engineering
  • Has received, or are willing to receive, the COVID-19 vaccine
  • 5+ years ASIC design experience
  • Synopsis, Cadence, or Mentor Graphics IC design, layout and verification tool experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • U.S. Citizenship, TS/SCI with Poly