R&D Engineer, Sr I in Mountain View, CA

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Synopsys Inc   •  

Mountain View, CA 94035

Industry: Information Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 53 days ago

Job Description and RequirementsSynopsys Inc. is looking for a full time candidate to work on the industry's leading and fastest emulation system, Zebu Server, which offers the industry's largest design capacity, supporting SOC chips as large as 10 billion gates based on high-density 20 nano-meter FPGA technology. In Zebu emulation flow, the design under test is partitioned into multiple parts, each of which is compiled into a low level binary bit-stream that can be downloaded and run on an underlying FPGA in the emulation hardware. Individuals that fill the position will work in a global multi-site team specializing in areas such as logic partitioning, placement and routing, pin assignment, static timing analysis, and timing performance optimization to design and develop the next generation emulation backend technologies used in Zebu software tools. The responsibilities include innovating good ideas to solve challenging practical problems, developing a software program based on the selected innovative idea, and demonstrating the effectiveness of it by running benchmarking designs and comparing the results.

Job requirements:

  1. MS/Ph.D. Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering.
  2. 8-10 years of software development experience in developing and testing large C++ applications in Linux environment.
  3. EDA knowledge preferred, especially in partitioning, place-and-route, static timing analysis, or timing closure for large capacity and high performance designs.
  4. Experience with efficient algorithm and data structure design.
  5. Understanding of digital logic design, FPGA architecture, and hardware description language is preferred.
  6. Highly developed interpersonal skills and the ability to work well either in a team-based environment or independently.

Valid Through: 2019-10-18