Senior Applications Engineer (Functional Verification)

Job Description

Company: Siemens EDA 
Job Title: Senior Applications Engineer – Functional Verification
Job Location: Longmont, CO
Requisition:  314958

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Company Overview

Siemens EDA (formerly Mentor Graphics) is a global technology leader in Electronic Design Automation (EDA), providing software and hardware design solutions that help engineers around the world create new and innovative products. Each year, our customers use our technologies and tools to push their design and development boundaries to deliver smaller, faster, and more reliable products.

Position Overview

Support the sales and use of Siemens EDA Integrated Circuit Verification Solution (ICVS) technologies in the design and verification of complex ASIC & FPGA designs for the most advanced semiconductor companies. This position brings the technical role to the Americas' Account team, based in the Denver, Colorado area. As a Functional Verification Application Engineer, you will be contributing to increasing the deployment and adoption of Functional Verification products within existing customers and developing new customers. You will: work with account managers to determine sales execution strategy, identify and qualify engagements, define evaluation and benchmark criteria, execute technical campaigns to meet established goals, and provide best-in-class support.

The Functional Verification Applications Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Providing technical leadership on all aspects of sales campaigns
  • Contributing to and executing pre-sales and post-sales account strategies as a member of the sales team
  • Qualifying the technical viability of sales opportunities and communicating them to the sales team
  • Articulating technical requirements and influencing product engineering to shape product direction to meet customer needs
  • Leading technical presentations, delivering demonstrations, and driving evaluations and benchmarks
  • Effectively positioning Siemens EDA products, solutions, and their value proposition to shape the sales strategy
  • Develop and maintain ongoing relationships with customers
  • Work collaboratively with team members to ensure mutual success

Job Qualifications:

The successful candidate will possess the following combination of education and experience:

  • BS degree (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a similar field is required
  • Must have 5+ years of experience in the EDA or semiconductor fields focusing on functional verification
  • Working knowledge in the areas of System Verilog, UVM, and System Verilog Assertions is required
  • A strong understanding of ASIC and FPGA design and functional verification flows is required
  • Strong knowledge of functional-level functional verification methodologies is essential
  • Experience with emulation methodology, static verification, or formal verification is a plus
  • Good presentation and communication skills are essential.
  • Must be self-motivated and self-disciplined
  • Previous Applications Engineering experience is a plus

This position is in the Denver, Colorado area with as much as 40% travel. It will require immediate relocation if the candidate does not reside in this area.

This job is based in Longmont, Colorado.  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 in accordance with Company policies, including paid sick leave, paid parental leave, PTO (for non-exempt employees) or non-accrued flexible vacation (for exempt employees).  

The Total Cash Compensation range for this position in Longmont, Colorado is $113,000 to $227,000 with 20% of this being comprised of an annual incentive target.  

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

Job Type: Full-time

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