Cadence Design Systems, Inc. Sr Application Engineer in Milan, Italy

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

The Application Engineer will provide expert level technical customer support for our products related to the Innovus and Tempus families of products of the Digital Implementation tool suite, with a focus on Place and Route and Static Timing Analysis.

Identify and track technical issues in Customers’ digital IC design environment.

Prioritize these issues taking account of both Customer's & Cadence's needs. Drive their resolution in collaboration with Cadence RnD.

Develop/maintain technical and soft skills in order to be seen as a trusted EDA tool specialist with a deep knowledge in Cadence's digital IC tools.

Behave as a "Customer virtual team member".

Work closely with the sales team to identify additional sales opportunities and help develop winning strategies.

Assist the Customer with digital IC design flow development, e.g. improve existing design methodologies, develop new methodologies that leverage Cadence tools & services.

Support technical evaluations (including Beta evaluations with Cadence R&D and the customer) of new digital EDA tools, flows and methodologies.

Provide direct contribution to key design projects, e.g. be responsible for driving Cadence IC tools for key tasks on these projects.

Position RequirementsMaster Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Microelectronics, or a related discipline.1 to 4 years of experience in microelectronics/EDA industryGood communication skillsFluent in ITALIAN and in EnglishA working knowledge of UNIX/Linux, C-shell, TCL/TK programming and scriptingDeep understanding of digital IC PnRExperience in one and preferably more of the following disciplines:-Digital Circuit Design (synthesis, implementation, DFT, STA)-CAD support for Digital IC Design and related flows-Logical, Timing and Physical Verification, STA, equivalence checking.

We’re doing work that matters. Help us solve what others can’t.

Cadence plays a critical role in creating the technologies that modern life depends on. We are a global electronic design automation company, providing software, hardware, and intellectual property to design advanced semiconductor chips that enable our customers create revolutionary products and experiences.

Thanks to the outstanding caliber of the Cadence team and the empowering culture that we have cultivated for over 25 years, Cadence continues to be recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For. 
Our shared passion for solving the world’s toughest technical challenges, our dedication to pushing the limits of the industry, and our drive to do meaningful work differentiates the people of Cadence.

Cadence is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, basis of disability, or any other protected class.