Applications Engineer in Synopsys Chile


Santiago (temporarily remote) — Full time

Programming | Semi Senior

Relocation offered

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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.

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We’re looking for an Applications Engineer to join the team.
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You will be a member of the Product Applications Engineering team for Synopsys synthesis products. Responsibilities include providing technical support to field specialists and support center.

Major tasks involve:

  • Support of new and existing products within synthesis-related tools.
  • Daily interaction with product development R&D, and field support.
  • Works on key customer issues and may work across product teams with other products such as IC Compiler, Prime Time, Power Compiler, Test Solutions products etc.
  • Writes and reviews design flow and methodology specifications, and requirement specifications.
  • Develops test plans and test cases and executes on the test plans at the functional level.

Qualifications and requirements

Key Qualifications

  • BS/MS Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering.
  • The ideal candidate understands the basic overall functional chip design process, is proficient with UNIX, RTL(Verilog/VHDL) and has a working knowledge of the ASIC design flow and/or CAD engineering combined with synthesis and design methods.
  • Must have working knowledge of scripting languages, i.e. Python, Perl, Tcl, etc.
  • Must have strong problem solving, debug and analysis skills.
  • Strong communication skills required (written, oral and presentation).
  • Some travel may apply.

Preferred Experience

  • Requires a minimum of 2-4 years related experience.
  • Knowledge of some EDA tool products and product knowledge in the area of synthesis, verification, scan and physical design is preferred.


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.
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.
Computer repairs Synopsys Chile covers some computer repair expenses.
Dental insurance Synopsys Chile pays or copays dental insurance for employees.
Computer provided Synopsys Chile provides a computer for your work.
Performance bonus Extra compensation is offered upon meeting performance goals.
Personal coaching Synopsys Chile offers counseling or personal coaching to employees.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Recreational areas Space for games or sports.
Beverages and snacks Synopsys Chile offers beverages and snacks for free consumption.
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