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Staff Circuit Design Engineer

Company: Synopsys
Location: Mountain View
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

Staff Circuit Design Engineer


USA - California - Mountain View/Sunnyvale

Job Description and Requirements

The Embedded Memory Team is part of IP development team at Synopsys and is responsible for embedded SRAMs/ROMs development. The team provides both functional and physical views of memory in form of Memory compilers, a semiconductor intellectual property(IP) for the design of complex integrated circuits. The team is completely responsible for all aspects of memory development starting from Bit Cell Analysis, Architecture Design, Characterization, and release of products to the customers.

This is a senior role in the embedded memory team and will be responsible for design and development of memory compilers. It requires the candidate to understand memory circuit design and key challenges at deep sub-micron nodes. The candidate will require work with the team in producing quality memory compilers, improving the current design, architecture and flows. The position also includes mentoring junior engineers


  • At least 15+ years in custom circuit design role
  • Ability to collaborate with engineers towards execution
  • Expertise in memory circuit design
  • Exposure to variation aware circuit design and analysis techniques
  • Exposure to high speed and low power memory design
  • Exposure to memory compilers will be a huge plus
  • Understanding of key design and layout challenges at smaller technology nodes
  • Exposure to FINFET technology nodes will be a huge plus
  • Strong problem-solving skills and teamwork
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    The base salary range across the U.S. for this role is between $117,000 to $204,000. In addition, this role may be eligible for an annual bonus, equity, and other discretionary bonuses. Synopsys offers comprehensive health, wellness, and financial benefits as part of a of a competitive total rewards package. The actual compensation offered will be based on a number of job-related factors, including location, skills, experience, and education. Your recruiter can share more specific details on the total rewards package upon request.

    At Synopsys, we're at the heart of the innovations that change the way we work and play. Self-driving cars. Artificial Intelligence. The cloud. 5G. The Internet of Things. These breakthroughs are ushering in the Era of Smart Everything. And we're powering it all with the world's most advanced technologies for chip design and software security. If you share our passion for innovation, we want to meet you.Inclusion and Diversity are important to us. Synopsys considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, military veteran status, or disability.

    Job Category



    United States

    Job Subcategory

    R&D Engineering

    Hire Type


    Base Salary Range

    $117,000 - $204,000

Keywords: Synopsys, Mountain View , Staff Circuit Design Engineer, Engineering , Mountain View, California

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