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High Speed SerDes IP Principal Systems Engineering Position Description :
This is a unique opportunity to join the rapidly growing team in the SerDes IP R&D Group at Cadence Design Systems. We are looking for a Principal Systems Engineer who will be a key contributor to our advanced high speed SerDes IP products.
This is a hands-on customer facing technical position.
Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities :
Engage with IP customers towards meeting SerDes IP integration guidelines
Support customer to resolve SOC integration issues with Serdes IP
Conduct design integration reviews on customers’ major SoC milestones, and support customer debug as needed
Provide critical customer feedback to R&D team toward product improvement, and drive future specifications for advanced high-speed serial links
Generate technical specifications, datasheets, and application notes of Serdes IP product
Key contributor to R&D team to define and develop high speed SerDes IP product specifications
Position Requirements :
M.S. Electrical / Computer Engineering (or similar degree)
2+ years of relevant experience working with high-speed SerDes and PHYs
7+ years of SOC design experience, with 2+ years of IP / full chip integration
Familiarity with SOC IP integration and full chip integration design flows and issues
Knowledge and experience with front-end design flows and tools such as Digital and Analog simulations, waveform viewers, synthesis, static timing analysis, UPF, version control, etc
Familiarity with verification methodologies
Good understanding of DFT requirements and methodology for SOCs
Experience using system simulation tools, Matlab, Perl, or other scripting tools
Familiarity with high speed Serdes and serial link architecture is a plus
Knowledge and experience with advanced process technology nodes (7nm and below) is a plus
Strong ability to analyze and resolve IP integration issues related to RTL, physical, or CAD tools
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
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