Software Development Engineer (Design for Test) - Wilsonville, OR SISW-EDA 194464

Job Description

At Siemens we are always challenging ourselves to build a better future. We need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow’s reality. Find out more about the Digital world of Siemens here:

Position Overview

We are looking for a highly motivated and capable software engineer to join the R&D team developing Design-for-Test (DFT) tools as part of the Tessent product line. These sophisticated tools are a key part of the industry-leading Tessent platform and are vital to our customers’ success in silicon validation of ICs. The focus will be on developing solutions for logic test. Development will be done in C++ on a Linux platform.


The candidate will be responsible for designing and implementing software products and features. This includes design, writing specifications, planning, schedule estimation, implementation, and detailed testing. Challenges include the ability to develop complete and efficient solutions within a large and complex code base and integrate them with existing products. High efficiency, outstanding problem-solving skills, and the ability to architect and implement high-quality and maintainable software are key. Equally crucial for success are strong collaboration and communication skills, self-drive, and a positive can-do attitude.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
  • MS/PhD. in Computer/Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or other related field. BS degree will be considered if coupled with extensive C++ development experience.
  • C++ Software Engineering experience and proven excellence.
  • Solid understanding of software architecture best practices, object-oriented programming, and design patterns. Proven problem-solving skills.
  • Basic knowledge of digital logic design.
  • Attention to details and high-quality work.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
  • Background in DFT is a strong plus.
  • Hardware description languages: Verilog, SystemVerilog.
  • Preferably possess design flow knowledge including synthesis, simulation, formal verification, timing exceptions, layout, and clock-tree synthesis.
  • Experience in using or developing EDA tools.
  • Experience with software development on Linux, and development tools such as Git.
  • Programming in Tcl.

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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