Application Engineer for Sign off (StarRC)
Sign-off/extraction AE (focusing on STARRC)
Sign-Off Application Engineer (AE) is expected to support the sale and adoption of Synopsys DG Sign-Off products to help customers achieve quality and reliable SoC/chip sign-off, and meet or shorten project schedules.
The extraction oriented Sign-off AEs support Synopsys parasitic extraction products including STARRC and QuickCAP. They are expected to articulate design sign-off methodologies / flows involving Synopsys tools and be elevator-talk proficient in the Synopsys design and sign-off tool portfolio.
Their sales support roles include product demonstrations, evaluations, competitive benchmarking and account planning; Customer support roles include training, problem resolution, service delivery and technical account management.
Sign-off AEs leverage their knowledge by writing SolvNet Articles, and by assisting other AEs. They also provide technical feedback to Synopsys product development teams pertaining to critical issues and recommended enhancements. Business travel will be required for this position.
MSEE, or equivalent required with 6+ years of work experience, or BSEE or equivalent with 8+ years of work experience. SoC/chip sign-off experiences should include both gate-level and transistor level parasitic extraction. Knowledge and experiences in how extraction tools interoperate with LVS, STA and post-layout transistor level simulation are strongly desired. Excellent verbal and written presentation/communication skills are mandatory. Customer sensitivity, the ability to multiplex many issues & set priorities and have a helpful/caring attitude towards customers, and the desire to help customers exploit new technologies are essential for success in the position.