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Lead Product Engineer, Synthesis

San Jose, CA

At Cadence, we hire and develop leaders and innovators who want to make an impact on the world of technology.

Seeking a highly motivated engineer who can drive improvement to Cadence's synthesis products from a design perspective. The position provides an excellent opportunity to work closely with the R&D team to define the roadmap of the products.

The candidate should have:

(1) Prior Designer, Product Engineering or Application Engineering experience in digital implementation, especially synthesis
(2) Understand industry challenges in digital implementation & sign off domain with exposure to 28nm & below foundry process nodes
(3) Industry Experience with Cadence EDA tools in the IC digital implementation flow, preferably on Genus/RC and Innovus/EDI.

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(4) Experience in Logic Design and Synthesis, Formal Verification, Low Power design, Physical Design and Timing Closure for block level and Top Level Designs.

(1) Requires a BS or MS in EE with experience in design and EDA with an emphasis on Cadence tools of Synthesis, Physical Design & timing closure at 20nm or below nodes.
(2) Automation skills using Perl, Tcl and shell scripting essential.
(3) Strong analysis skills required to debug complex timing closure, logical and physical design problems. Ability to perform root-cause analysis to suggest solutions to customers and provide feedback to R&D
(4) Logic design and timing closure skills
(5) Proven track record and experience working in a fast paced environment

The annual salary range for California is $110,600 to $205,400. You may also be eligible to receive incentive compensation: bonus, equity, and benefits. Sales positions generally offer a competitive On Target Earnings (OTE) incentive compensation structure. Please note that the salary range is a guideline and compensation may vary based on factors such as qualifications, skill level, competencies and work location. Our benefits programs include: paid vacation and paid holidays, 401(k) plan with employer match, employee stock purchase plan, a variety of medical, dental and vision plan options, and more.

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Client-provided location(s): San Jose, CA, USA
Job ID: Cadence-R44392
Employment Type: Full Time