Software Engineer-object-oriented design C++

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:

We are looking for software engineers to join our team in the development of computer aided design tools for the design of integrated circuits (ICs) for the Electronic Design Automation (EDA) industry. You will be part of a group of software engineers contributing to new components and algorithms as well as supporting existing components. Self-motivation, the desire to take technical ownership, a results-driven positive attitude and team-orientation will contribute to your success in this role.


You will be responsible for implementing, debugging, and supporting innovative and diverse features for IC design. The software frequently involves rapid user interaction, so careful consideration of the user experience is an important part of the job. At the same time, IC design involves massive data sets, so performance considerations are critical when implementing new features. Challenges will include high-performance data-structures, multi-threading, distributed computing, multi-platform support, and object-oriented design of C++ software.

You will collaborate with quality assurance, marketing, technical publications, and customer support to deliver high-quality products on schedule. You will participate in scheduling and estimation of tasks, and assist in defining and developing software development best practices.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

Job Qualifications

Successful candidates will possess the following combination of education and/or experience:

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience with object-oriented C++ software development
  • Strong analysis, design and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of high-performance data structures, algorithms, and design patterns
  • Principles of developing high quality, testable, and maintainable software
  • Good verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • Experience with IC design principles is not required but is a plus.
  • Multi-threaded and distributed computing
  • Techniques for processing high-volume data

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

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.


Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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