Principal Application Engineer

Cadence Design Systems   •  

Austin, TX

Industry: Information Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 62 days ago

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The candidate must have demonstrated experience in several of the following areas:

  • RTL Synthesis/Physical Synthesis
  • Design constraint creation (SDC) & debug
  • Static timing analysis, Power Analysis (Static, Dynamic, Leakage)
  • Timing optimization esp. in Physical Synthesis realm
  • Ability to read/understand high level RTL description
  • Impact of synthesis on back-end timing closure in P&R, be able to take problems from P&R and create actionable items to improve synthesis flow
  • Low power implementation with knowledge of UPF/CPF
  • Knowledge of basic DFT
  • CAD flow develop/debug/optimize
  • Knowledge of challenges with lower nodes 10nm and below
  • Proven expertise with hands-on work on improving full flow PPA on challenging blocks - both high freq and low power
  • Scripting experience - TCL, PERL

In addition following soft skills are a MUST-HAVE:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Capable of influencing outcomes among customers, R&D and Cadence technical team members.
  • Can mentor junior team members regarding technical topics for a given project
  • Good consulting/client skills.
  • Basic project and task management skills
  • Be able to build strong relationships both internal and external
  • Relevant experience of 5-7 years is must have