Rd Engineer Sr for Cats Team in Synopsys Chile


Santiago (temporarily remote) — Full time

Programming | Senior

Relocation offered

Synopsys Chile last checked this job 4 days ago.

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.

Job functions

Working as part of the CATS research and development team, the candidate will design, implement and maintain a complex software suite of CAD software for Mask Data Preparation. The candidate will utilize knowledge and experience in C, C++ and algorithm design to formulate and implement solutions addressing different areas that include I/O of multi-Giga byte size data files, distributed processing, multi-threaded processing and computational geometry. The candidate will have to resolve complex software interoperability problems between C and C++ applications, conduct performance analysis and resolve performance issues.

Qualifications and requirements

A strong background in data structures and algorithms is a must. It is essential that the individual has a strong desire to learn and explore new technologies and is able to demonstrate good analysis and problem-solving skills.
Excellent communication skills, the ability to work in a global team environment, and good interpersonal skills are required. Prior knowledge and experience of CAD tool development, asynchronous I/O and Qt are a plus.

  • Typically requires a minimum of 5 years of related experience on development of complex software projects, familiarity with C/C++ coding, and a strong background in data structures and algorithms. Possesses a solid understanding of specialization area plus working knowledge of one other related area.
  • Resolves issues in creative ways. Exercises independent judgment in selecting methods and techniques to obtain solutions.
  • Executes projects from start to completion. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project.
  • Determines and develops recommendations to solutions. Works on team-driven or task-oriented projects.
  • May guide more junior peers with aspects of their job.
  • Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise.


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.

Library Access to a library of physical books.
Wellness program Synopsys Chile offers or subsidies mental and/or physical health activities.
Accessible An infrastructure adequate for people with special mobility needs.
Relocation offered If you are moving in from another country, Synopsys Chile helps you with your relocation.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Internal talks Synopsys Chile offers space for internal talks or presentations during working hours.
Life insurance Synopsys Chile pays or copays life insurance for employees.
Meals provided Synopsys Chile provides free lunch and/or other kinds of meals.
Paid sick days Sick leave is compensated (limits might apply).
Bicycle parking You can park your bicycle for free inside the premises.
Health coverage Synopsys Chile pays or copays health insurance for employees.
Company retreats Team-building activities outside the premises.
Dental insurance Synopsys Chile pays or copays dental insurance for employees.
Computer provided Synopsys Chile provides a computer for your work.
Education stipend Synopsys Chile covers some educational expenses related to the position.
Performance bonus Extra compensation is offered upon meeting performance goals.
Personal coaching Synopsys Chile offers counseling or personal coaching to employees.
Conference stipend Synopsys Chile covers tickets and/or some expenses for conferences related to the position.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Recreational areas Space for games or sports.
Vacation on birthday Your birthday counts as an extra day of vacation.

Remote work policy

Temporarily remote during COVID-19

Position is remote only during COVID-19-related quarantine measures.

About Synopsys Chile

Synopsys is a global leader in electronic design automation. From engineering to programming, design, RD and support, Synopsys provides unparalleled opportunity to learn, grow and be on the cutting-edge of technology. — Synopsys Chile's full profile