R&D Engineer - Layout Design in Mountain View, CA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Synopsys Inc   •  

Mountain View, CA 94035

Industry: Information Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 52 days ago

Job Description and Requirements

Synopsys is hiring an R&D Engineer to work on Standard cell Layout design for the Logic Libraries. You will be working on advanced FINFET based process nodes for standard cell layout design , while fostering a productive and collaborative work environment with the teams across the world.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Designing and laying out standard cell circuits; closely working with circuit designers, Layout architect and Physical design engineers to achieve the best in class Standard cell libraries which are optimized for performance, area and power.
  • Understanding physical design rule documentations
  • Working on layout design of multiple foundries


  • 8+ years of industry experience in Layout design, with preference given to those with Standard cell design in finfet nodes
  • Experience in scripting languages such as Perl, Python, Tcl etc.
  • Experience in Electro migration, IR drop, Reliability would be an advantage.
  • Exposure to working in global design team environment with different cultures
  • Strong problem-solving skills, self-driven and excel in creating highly differentiated best in class Standard cell solutions for complex designs in the market.
  • Continuous improvement in technology, meeting organizational goals and logic libraries development.

Valid Through: 2019-10-18