Job Description and Requirements
A Logic Library Applications Engineer (LL AE) is the technical business driver and customer advocate responsible for providing pre-
sales technical support for Logic Library products from the Synopsys DesignWare Intellectual Property (IP) portfolio. This position is to support customers in Taiwan .
A LL AE’s responsibilities primarily include :
1.Providing direct technical customer support for Synopsys IP products in order to understand customer IP requirements, provide information about Synopsys IP and build strong customer relationships
2.Run customer engagements on cutting edge technology nodes where one has to set up flows and methodologies to show case Synopsys libraries and memory products and to bring out the best in them
3.Working with the sales team to be the business driver for IP pre-sales activities within the region
4.Providing status and customer feedback on new / existing requirements for logic library IP
The LL AE builds relationships to customers in order to understand the needs of customers and prospective customers. Once the customer’s needs are understood, the AE must work across the business unit to gather and provide Synopsys IP information back to the customer.
To meet the customer’s needs, the AE needs a strong working knowledge of ASIC design and the Synopsys IP product information.
A good understanding of the process technologies is important. The AE provides technical guidance and support to the sales team during the pre-sales process.
Qualified applicants will have a BSEE, MSEE preferred, and 5+ years of SOC design experience. This should include ASIC design with experience using place and route tools.
Deep understanding of design methodologies is required, with emphasis placed on the backend physical design process. Knowledge of the front-
end design process or experience with Place and Route, Timing signoff, Synthesis, Extraction, and LVS / DRC are a plus. Synopsys tool experience is desired, but not required.
Excellent verbal and written presentation and communication skills are required. Customer sensitivity, the ability to multiplex many issues & set priorities and have a helpful / caring attitude towards customers, and the desire to assist customers exploit new technologies are essential for success in the position.
Prior experience in customer facing role is preferred.
Good written and verbal communication skills and problem solving skills are required. The role requires travel (up to 30%)