Application Engineer at Cadence Design Systems


At Cadence, we hire and develop leaders and innovators who want to make an impact on the world of technology.

Cadence Design Systems is looking for a candidate to be part of its Design and Sign in Group (DSG) team. If you like to architect and develop solutions for challenging problems in a fast and innovative paced environment, using state of the art technology this is a great opportunity.
This position is located in Belo Horizonte.

Job Description:

  • Provide technical support to customers and field personnel in any one of these areas: Synthesis, Physical Design or Timing Signoff
  • Conduct root cause analysis and provide resolution to customer technical issues
  • Run customer test cases to verify problems, create work-arounds when possible, test and deliver R&D fixes.
  • Close collaboration with R&D on issues using established protocols.
  • Author application notes and help provide feedback on documentation
  • Use scripting languages like TCL and Python for flow development, automation and enhancing design methodologies

Minimum Requirements

BSEE or BSCS degree required, MSEE or MSCS preferred.
  • Academic course work in VLSI design
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • A strong interest in contributing to customer success with related technical interest in EDA, HDL's, and Logic Design.

Nice to have Skills
  • Good understanding of Synthesis or Place and Route methodologies including signoff timing. Knowledge of Cadence digital tools would be a plus.
  • Experience in scripting languages such as TCL and Python. Knowledge of object-oriented programming would be a plus.

Additional Job Details:

  • Employment category: CLT
  • Employment term: 40 hours/week
  • Location: R. Desembargador Jorge Fontana, 50, 7o andar, Belvedere - Belo Horizonte

About Cadence Design Systems:

Cadence is the only company that provides the expertise and tools, IP, and hardware required for the entire electronics design chain, from chip design to chip packaging to boards and to systems. We enable electronic systems and semiconductor companies to create innovative products that transform the way people live, work, and play. Our products are used in mobile, consumer, cloud datacenter, automotive, aerospace, IoT, industrial and other market segments. For more information, access

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