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Applications Engineering, Staff Engineer

Company: Synopsys
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: June 9, 2024

Job Description:

AMS Staff Field Applications Engineer


USA - California - Mountain View/Sunnyvale

Job Description and Requirements

We're looking for a senior Applications Engineer to join our team. Does this sound like a good role for you?

As an Analog Mixed-Signal Applications Engineer, you will enable customer flows and deploy analog simulation solutions for key customers. You will collaborate with PAE and R&D teams to define and drive the product direction by identifying designer needs and specifying tool capabilities for the next generation designs. You will work closely with customers to solve complex technical challenges for custom digital, analog, and memory designs and methodologies through the following activities:

* Pre-sales: Team up with sales to lead technical evaluations/benchmarks, methodology presentations, products pitch and demos to win engagements with Synopsys' solutions.
* Post-sales: Support customer design activity and tape-outs using Synopsys' analog simulation products, as well as customer training and on-site support.
* Leverage: Driving product improvements by providing customer input to Synopsys R&D and product groups.

The job will provide excellent opportunity to solidify technical expertise on analog simulation platform and also for soft skillset growth in customer relationship management.

Key Qualifications
* Masters in EE/CS with 3 years (or a Bachelors in EE/CS with 5+ years) of relevant experience as a Circuit Designer or CAD engineer working as part of a Custom IC Design team
* Knowledge of the complete SPICE, FastSPICE and mixed-signal simulation tools is required
* Familiarity with Full Custom and analog schematic and layout flow and extraction tools is desired
* Strong scripting skills (TCL, Perl, Python) are required
* Strong inter-personal, verbal and written communication skills
* Passion for resolving engineering problems

At Synopsys, we're at the heart of the innovations that change the way we work and play. Self-driving cars. Artificial Intelligence. The cloud. 5G. The Internet of Things. These breakthroughs are ushering in the Era of Smart Everything. And we're powering it all with the world's most advanced technologies for chip design and software security. If you share our passion for innovation, we want to meet you.

The EDA Group is focused on solving the semiconductor design industry's high-value problems, including the march to angstroms, multi-die system integration, rapid node migration, right-first-time silicon, and reliability. Our full EDA software stack, spanning system architecture, design capture, verification, implementation, signoff, silicon lifecycle management (SLM), TCAD, and silicon manufacturing, enables our customers to rapidly bring high-performance chip designs to market. Our EDA stack is further augmented with hyperconvergence, AI engines, and data analytics that enable our customers to target their toughest productivity bottlenecks at every stage of chip design.

Inclusion and Diversity are important to us. Synopsys considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, military veteran status, or disability.

The base salary range across the U.S. for this role is between $126,000-$190,000. In addition, this role may be eligible for an annual bonus, equity, and other discretionary bonuses. Synopsys offers comprehensive health, wellness, and financial benefits as part of a of a competitive total rewards package. The actual compensation offered will be based on a number of job-related factors, including location, skills, experience, and education. Your recruiter can share more specific details on the total rewards package upon request.


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United States

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Applications Engineering

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Keywords: Synopsys, Sunnyvale , Applications Engineering, Staff Engineer, Engineering , Sunnyvale, California

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