Senior Applications Engineer Calibre Physical Verification EDA Remote

Job Description

Mentor Graphics is now Siemens EDA

Siemens EDA is a global technology leader in Electronic Design Automation software.  Our software tools enable companies around the world to develop new and highly innovative electronic products faster and more cost-effectively.  Our customers use our tools to push the boundaries of technology and physics in order to deliver better products in the increasingly complex world of chip, board and system design.   

Seeking a dynamic and professional technical person, who enjoys working in a fast paced, fun and friendly environment.  In this position you will be focused on technical support of Siemens EDA (Mentor Graphics) leading edge Calibre products. 

Drive adoption of Siemens EDA Calibre family of software products by executing both pre-sale and post-sale technical support activities. Assess how company products meet customer needs. Prepare product specifications for development and installation of customized applications/solutions. Develop and deliver software demonstrations and technical presentations. Present software solutions at conferences and technical forums to increase awareness of products and generate leads. Perform benchmark evaluations for customers. Provide onsite support during enablement, integration and deployment of and when issues arise with use of Siemens EDA software products. Work with area sales management, account teams and customers to understand business opportunities. Contribute to technical sales plans and communicate with peers and field technical management on progress and account status. Provide pre-sale technical support in sales presentations and product demonstrations. Work with marketing and product managers to define new products and provide insight from the field. Establish strategies to broaden target applications for software products. 

The job will be based on the Bay Area (Fremont) with frequent travel to local customer sites and occasional air travel. 


Minimum education required for the position and fields of study 

● Master’s degree, or foreign academic equivalent, in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, VLSI preferred or Will also accept a Bachelor’s degree, or foreign academic equivalent, in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, VLSI  

Required experience and skills 

● Required Experience with IC Physical Verification including (Calibre, ICV, Assura, PVS) 
● Preferred Experience with IC Digital Design or Custom Layout and or related CAD skills 
● Preferred Experience with DRC (Design Rule Checking), LVS (Layout vs. Schematic), ERC (Electrical Rule Checks), PEX (Parasitic Extraction), PERC (Programmable Electrical Rule Checking) type verification flows 
● Preferred Experience with IC Digital Design (Place and Route) tools 
● Must enjoy working with customers and in large team environment 
● Expert level scripting / programming skills is a plus 
● A working familiarity of Unix and Linux OS, and previous experience with scripting or C programming required 
● Strong communication skills 
● Proactive self-starter with a focus on results 
● Motivated team player/leader 
● Exposure to sales and applications environment is a plus
● Remote Work ok

Where permitted by applicable law, Siemens may require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 based on job requirements, and in accordance with an accommodation based on legally protected reasons.

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:


Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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