CAD and Methodology Development Engineer
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
Engineering – Hardware
California – San Diego
About the role
The candidate will be developing CAD flows, methodologies and SW for enabling technology and Implementation flows in advanced technologies 5nm and below.
The engineer will work on next generation Graphic cores and develop solutions for design cycle time reduction and PPA push with latest tools and flows.
This position requires strong SW skills in Python object oriented programming. Understanding of the ASIC implementation flows, advanced design rules and timing closure is strongly desired.
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering, or related field.
+ Experience in Synthesis or Physical Design Flows, CAD tool development
+ Skills and experience in Synthesis and Physical design
+ Skills to develop complex SW, preferably deployed for large teams in production
+ 3-8 years relevant industry experience in SW development in EDA domain
+ Highly desirable expertise in synthesis, P&R tools from Synopsys and/or Cadence,
+ Analytical skills with ability to debug complex Synthesis and PD issues affecting design closure and develop automation to create scalable solutions
+ Excellent interpersonal and analytical skills with the ability to work independently
+ Highly motivated, excellent team spirit, product oriented
Required: Bachelor’s, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience
Preferred: Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering
EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.
Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.