CAD Design Engineer
Posting Date : 03 Dec 2018 | Close Date :03 Mar 2019

you will be working in a collaborative, production support role evaluating, developing enhancing and debugging both in-house and commercial Electronic Design Automation (EDA) tools and flows for the physical layout and design of CMOS integrated circuits. You will work closely with the Design, Layout teams, supporting their use of electronic design automation tools and methodologies to increase design and layout productivity and work efficiency.


Responsibilities and Tasks include, but not limited to:

  • Developing tools, flows, and methodologies to increase the productivity and reliability of designs
  • Integrate commercial EDA (Electronic Design Automation) tools into design flows
  • Providing training, documentation, and support to end users on new tools and methods
  • Working closely with design, layout, verification and process teams
  • Track and solve issues


Undertake Independent Research and Development of Next-Generation CAD Software to Meet Product Development Needs

  • Identify deficiencies of current tools and flows
  • Understand EDA industry product offerings and trends, and opportunities for gaining performance and efficiency
  • Evaluate tools with internal customers
  • Define possible flows for improvement of efficiency and cost


Develop, maintain and support the engineering infrastructure

  • Maintain all aspects of design infrastructure at optimum level
  • Provide support and training of the design environment



  • Excellent programming fundamentals are required
  • Experience with Unix and shell scripting is required
  • Good knowledge of CMOS circuit and deep submicron physical design, as well as CMOS process manufacturing and layout rules preferred
  • In depth experience in the Cadence Virtuoso df2 design environment and SKILL programming preferred
  • In depth experience with Python and Python QT language is preferred
  • Recent and relevant experience in C, C++, JAVA, Visual Basic, Perl, or Lisp will be considered
  • Experience in layout flows preferred - Calibre DRC & LVS flows, Floor planning, Automated Place and Route, SPF extraction
  • Experience in design simulation areas preferred - Verilog, Verilog-A, ncverilog, VCS, Spice/Fast Spice, fineSim, hsim, hspice
  • Good communication and problem-solving skills are required
  • Fluent in English and able to communicate effectively with a global team



A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Electronics Engineering. 5+ years of industry experience is preferred.

Specialization : Engineering
Type of Employment : Permanent
Minimum Experience : 4 Years
Work Location : India

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