At Cadence, we hire and develop leaders and innovators who want to make an impact on the world of technology.
At Cadence, we hire and develop innovators and leaders who want to make an impact on the world of technology.
We offer amazing opportunities to grow, no matter where you are in your career. The ideal candidate will be energetic, innovative and enthusiastic about how to help customers solve their toughest verification problems using Cadence technology.
Join our elite application engineering team for verification to work closely with the best AEs, PEs and R&D in EDA at a company listed in Fortune magazine and Great Place to Work as one of the World's Best Workplaces™ year after year!
As an integral member of the North America Verification Field Applications Engineering (AE) Team, you will work directly with industry leading semiconductor and system companies to deploy Cadence’s market leading emulation and FPGA prototyping platforms, Palladium and Protium.
In this customer facing role you will provide the front line technical support in the pre and post-sales process and will work with account teams to come up with innovative solutions to address our customers’ most challenging problems in emulation and prototyping.
You will own customer success!
In this role, you will develop customer specific emulation and prototyping requirements, including advanced acceleration component development, methodology support, and operation and maintenance of Cadence’s emulation and prototyping tools and services.
You will support technical evaluations and benchmark development for Cadence’s market leading tools such as Palladium acceleration and emulation platform and Protium prototyping platform.
You will create and conduct technical presentations and product demonstrations for customers.
At Cadence, customers are at the heart of everything we do. Talented engineers like you are what enable us to materialize this passion into results.
By working directly with Cadence R&D and driving customer engagements, you will enhance your in-depth knowledge in verification tools, unlock unique expertise in verification methodologies, and level up your communication, customer, and sales skills.
No matter where you are in your career, whether your next career step is to stay on the technical track, move up in management, or explore sales / marketing career opportunities, the skills and expertise you gain as an Application Engineer here at Cadence will put you miles ahead in your career advancement.
Key Responsibilities :
Establish technical credibility and rapport with the customer and become the go-to expert for all of their technical inquiries and support
In collaboration with R&D, provide in-depth technical assistance to help support advanced verification flows to secure design wins
Champion the customer needs and work closely with R&D and marketing to develop competitive and creative technical solutions
Understand the competitive landscape and continuously work on differentiating Cadence’s solutions
Write technical product literature such as application notes and technical articles
Review new product proposals and device specifications
Assume technical leadership roles in small teams as needed
Requirements : Minimum :
BS, MS, or PhD degree in Computer Science / Engineering, Electrical, Engineering, or related field
Strong RTL and Testbench debug skills
Experience in synthesizable coding style
Experience in writing scripts (Perl, Python or Tcl)
Strong software, HDL design and verification skills
Experience with SystemVerilog, VHDL, Verilog, C / C++ / SystemC
Ability to quickly analyze verification environments and design complexity
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong teamwork skills
Ability to interact effectively with both external customers and R&D teams
5+ years industry experience
Experience in HW acceleration, in-circuit emulation or FPGA prototyping
Experience with multiple clock domains and asynchronous interfaces
Knowledge of the FPGA development process & tool flow from RTL to bitstream for Xilinx and / or Altera products
Hands on experience with lab bring up, debug, chipscope and instrument usage
Experience with C / C++ / SystemC
Knowledge of fundamental SoC Architecture knowledge
Understanding of embedded software development and HW / SW co-design and co-verification
Knowledge of protocols like JTAG, UART, PCIe, AMBA, DDR
Knowledge of design fundamentals such as architecture, micro-architecture, HDLs and Synthesis and timing
Digital design experience
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