Cadence Design Systems, Inc. Sr. Principal Software Engineer in San Jose, California

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

This software engineering position will support and improve the implementation the state of art extraction products in a fast-paced, small team environment. We are looking for a highly motivated software engineer to work on the development new applications for parasitic extraction. This person will be responsible for implementing new techniques, algorithms and library API in C++.

Position Requirements:

  1. Strong algorithm background, programming skills and implementation in dealing and processing of large amount of data

  2. Good communication skills and desire to learn in a high performance culture

  3. Knowledge and experience with computational geometry, layout connectivity, parasitic extraction, capacitance modeling, FS development is a big plus

  4. Experience in C/C++ coding, with EDA physical verification or extraction background preferred

  5. Knowledge in UNIX shell and scripting language like TCL, Python, Perl

  6. Minimum of 3 years of software development experience with BS/CS degree

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.