Sr. Application Engineer, ASIC, DFT, FPGA (Remote)

Job Description

Job Description:

The primary purpose is to work with sales and field technical team members to help lead, define, and implement the technical engagements that support sales campaigns.
  • Drive products into customer projects through adoption by creating methodology and flows, including infrastructure and integration into a customer’s environment, identifying pilot projects for tool use, debugging issues, and bringing up new methodologies and flows.
  • Develop close relationships with customers through as many levels as possible to assess their technical and business requirements. Identify the options/ability for Siemens/Mentor's flows/solutions to develop and implement technical sales plans.
  • Uncover or qualify new opportunities, the technical viability of a lead, and strategize the opportunity clearly with the sales team.
  • To proactively share account, evaluation, competitor, technology, and other helpful information with peers, sales teams, management, and product divisions to help us compete more effectively.
  • Provide technical leadership for assigned accounts
  • Other reasonable actions not named are required by management or leadership.

Job Qualifications:  ***MUST HAVE ASIC experience***
  • BSEE or BSCS from an accredited institution. 
  • 5+ years of experience as an Applications Engineer or related field
  • Digital design experience and RTL coding with Verilog, VHDL, or both.
  • Simulation and verification expertise.
  • Proven track record of Design for Test for ASIC design.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Tcl language and programming concepts.
  • Command of Microsoft Office products
  • The ideal candidate has experience with Siemens/Mentor DFT products
  • Project management experience
  • An in-depth understanding of Design for Test (DFT) structures. This includes scan-based testing, Scan Compression, Memory BIST, Logic BIST, and Boundary scans (1149.1 and .6). 
  • Knowledge of scan data compression methodologies
  • Great written and verbal communication, influencing, teamwork, and diplomacy skills.
  • Demonstrable drive and commitment
  • Adaptability, dedication, persistence, and assertiveness
  • Marketing-related knowledge
  • Understands basic sales tactics
  • Familiarity with business and financial terminology
  • High energy, effective presentation skills
  • Has a Global perspective
  • Able to communicate at all levels of management, both internally and at the customer
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Self-starter that can work independently of the team
  • Can apply company policies and procedures to resolve routine issues. Works on problems of broad and undefined scope and brings scope to them.
  • Follows standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained.
  • Willing to develop deep product knowledge for Silicon Test Solutions products and has the competent technical skills to support the products.

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Master's degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
  • Experience with diagnosis-driven yield analysis
  • Experience with design, simulation, verification of ASIC/VLSI/SoC circuits and systems, design verification, and product test generation.
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:

If you reside in the Bay Area, the salary range for this position is $142,400 to $270,480, with 20% of this being comprised of an annual incentive target. Siemens offers a variety of health and wellness benefits to employees. Details regarding our benefits can be found here: In addition, this position is eligible for time off per Company policies, including paid sick leave, paid parental leave, PTO (for non-exempt employees), or non-accrued flexible vacation (for exempt employees).


Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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