What does a Junior Digital Design Engineer do?

Digital design engineers create, develop, and improve digital systems and tools, taking a lead role in overseeing the entire process from concept to implementation. They configure and evaluate system architecture, and use modeling and testing to assess and refine designs. They take an active role in leading validation and verification processes and developing testing programs. They regularly use coding and programming languages, and customize designs for real-world use settings.

Digital design engineers typically have at least a bachelor’s degree in engineering, although some employers require a master’s degree or other advanced training. Must be comfortable working with digital design architecture and related tools and technologies. Requires proficiency with standard programming and coding languages, and hands-on experience with modeling tools, along with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

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Junior Digital Design Engineer Salaries

Average Base Pay

$57,933 /yr
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Not including cash compensation
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$41K
Median: $58K
$81K
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Junior Digital Design Engineer Career Path

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Telia CompanyTelia Company
Digital Content Designer
Jan 17, 2021

“I was able to grow from costumer sales/support to Training and education manager in a short time.”

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
Digital Design Engineer
Jun 8, 2020

“Good salary and hike.”

Texas InstrumentsTexas Instruments
Digital Design Engineer
May 18, 2021

“Good for long term career”

Intel CorporationIntel Corporation
Digital Design Intern
Oct 20, 2020

“Good Learning curve for intern”

New LookNew Look
Junior Digital Designer
Dec 14, 2021

“Not much room to progress career”

Intel CorporationIntel Corporation
Digital Design Engineer
Jul 22, 2021

“good place to start your career”

Intel CorporationIntel Corporation
Digital Design Intern
Oct 20, 2020

“Good incentive based on Semiconductor market”

SynopsysSynopsys
ASIC Digital Design Engineer Sr1
Mar 26, 2021

“Good work life balance”

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