Staff Tool Software Engineer

Job Responsibilities

Synaptics is looking to hire a world class Staff Compiler Engineer to work in a talented and motivated team of great engineers. As a senior member of the team, you will be responsible for design and implementation of significant parts of the C/C++ compiler. You will get a chance to work on several interesting and challenging problems, working on compilers for cutting-edge custom built ASICs. In addition, the candidate will work with the silicon architects to help define future generations of microcontrollers used in our embedded touch solutions.

Required Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering (MS or PhD preferred).
  • Minimum 8 years of experience and strong background in compilers, assemblers and related tools.
  • Strong C/C++ and assembly programming skills.
  • Familiarity with CISC/RISC CPU architectures.
  • Experience with wide variety of aspects of compiler and programming languages, including:
  • Code generation and optimizations
  • Data flow analysis
  • GCC, LLVM and CLANG experience will be a big plus
  • Good understanding of programming languages.
  • Ability to work in a wide range of environments, including UNIX, Cygwin, and Windows
  • Ability to work with other Engineers working Simulator, debugger and run time libraries

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