Senior Physical Design Consultant @ Synopsys 26-4-2017 Featured

Posted in IC Design
26 April 2017
Location: Herzeliya

Job Description:

Synopsys Professional Services (SPS) delivers tool, methodology, and design implementation expertise to enable leading edge customers to complete their most challenging IC design projects. Our customers range from industry leaders to start-ups. They develop products for applications such as telecommunications, wireless, broadband, aerospace, and multimedia.

The Role:
SPS IC Design Engineers perform design tasks from system and IC concept and design, to chip implementation, analysis and verification, to IC layout and test. Our IC Design Engineers working in the Physical Design team play a critical role in many aspects of the chip design process, including design specification, project planning, silicon technology evaluation and selection, and physical design implementation (including floorplanning and partitioning, top-level and block creation, physical synthesis, clock tree generation, routing, timing closure, signal integrity avoidance, analysis and repair, and manufacturing verification).

IC Design Engineers typically work as both an individual contributor or as a project leader, depending on the size and scope of the project. Frequent interfacing with customers and management is required.

In addition, IC Design Engineers also contribute to enhancing the best practices of the physical design flow. IC Design engineers may be assigned to projects that range from turnkey physical design implementation projects done by SPS members off-site to joint design assistance projects where members of the SPS consulting team work closely with our customers design team members at the customer or SPS site. IC Design Engineers may also participate in pre-sales planning and scoping of projects. Overall, IC Design Engineers must excel in skill areas including physical design technical expertise, team work, customer focus, and communication.

Required Qualifications:

BS with 7 yrs relevant experience. MS with 5+ yrs relevant experience. Must have hands-on experience with physical design of complex ASSP and COT designs. Must also demonstrate intimate knowledge of the Synopsys tools, flows and methodologies required to execute physical design projects. These tools may include: Design Compiler, Primetime SI, ICC, Star-RCXT, Hercules, HSPICE and other tools. Will have proven experience contributing to 5+ project tapeouts. Will have demonstrated experience as a senior technical contributor and leader on physical design projects. Will have experience in microprocessor physical design. Will have experience working on 40nm(or below) physical design, including low power techniques, such as UPF. Must possess proven experience with customer interfacing and collaborative teamwork. Must have effective communication skills, excellent customer interface, negotiation and planning skills. Will be able to travel on occasion for short periods of time, and work on-site at customer premises as required. Will have experience planning and technically leading small physical design projects. This position may include assignment to government contracts. Consequently, the ability to obtain government security clearances and/or other work clearances is preferred, and will be required in the event of assignment to government contract work. Must be able to travel on occasion, and work on-site at customer premises as required.


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