Aplications Engineer in Synopsys

Closed job - No longer receiving applicants

We’re the world’s leading provider of solutions for designing and verifying advanced silicon chips. And we design the next-generation processes and models needed to manufacture those chips. We enable our customers to optimize chips for power, cost, and performance—eliminating months off their project schedules.

Job functions

We are looking for Applications Engineer to join Design Intent testing for Formality equivalence checking. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of applications engineering team to qualify tools with customer flows across the technology working closely with R&D and customers to solve complex technical challenges in areas of equivalence checking, ECO.
Through innovative techniques and ideas, you will help enable customers to accurately validate & use these features on their high-performance designs.
Main responsibilities
  • Will drive quality improvement effort by understanding customer design methodologies/flows and creating in-house designs mimicking customer flows.
  • Perform in depth customer incoming root cause analysis to understand the product weak areas and create testplans, execute proactive testing to reduce customer issues by improving product quality
  • Work directly with R&D, Product Engineering & customers to suggest improvements in implementation and validation.
  • Use in-depth product knowledge to provide technical expertise, diagnose, troubleshoot issues

Qualifications and requirements

  • The ideal candidate should have deep domain knowledge in Equivalence checking area, tools related to that domain.
  • Design experience should include equivalence checking, ECO flow, and physical design expertise.
  • BSEE or equivalent, required with no or 1+ years of experience
  • Deep Synopsys synthesis, timing, Equivalence checking and ECO closure experience is a bonus (Formality experience is a ++)
  • Knowledge of timing – synthesis aspects, equivalence checking and ECO Verification
  • Exceptional debugging skills with good understanding of scripting languages like TCL, python

Inclusion and Diversity

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 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 helps you with your relocation.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Life insurance Synopsys pays or copays life insurance for employees.
Meals provided Synopsys provides free lunch and/or other kinds of meals.
Paid sick days Sick leave is compensated (limits might apply).
Partially remote You can work from your home some days a week.
Bicycle parking You can park your bicycle for free inside the premises.
Health coverage Synopsys pays or copays health insurance for employees.
Company retreats Team-building activities outside the premises.
Computer repairs Synopsys covers some computer repair expenses.
Dental insurance Synopsys pays or copays dental insurance for employees.
Computer provided Synopsys provides a computer for your work.
Performance bonus Extra compensation is offered upon meeting performance goals.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Vacation over legal Synopsys gives you paid vacations over the legal minimum.
Beverages and snacks Synopsys offers beverages and snacks for free consumption.
Vacation on birthday Your birthday counts as an extra day of vacation.

Remote work policy


This job takes place some days from home and others at the office.

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