Applications Engineer, II

Applications Engineer, II

Synopsys | Sunnyvale, CA, 94087, US
Salary Range:$126,000 – $169,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

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Applications Engineer, II


USA - California - Mountain View/Sunnyvale

Job Description and Requirements

HAPS is Synopsys' industry-leading FPGA-based prototyping system, providing state-of-the-art hardware and cutting-edge software to deliver the best-in-class integrated prototyping solution. See more details at:

Job Description:
The primary focus of the Applications Engineer (AE) is to support the usage and deployment of Synopsys HAPS Prototyping hardware Products. As a HAPS AE, you will help customers deploy HAPS HW platforms and will occasionally participate in pre-sales activity, including technical presentations. You will also work closely with the R&D to find solutions for technical issues seen in the field and will recommend and drive improvements in product capabilities and quality. You will be part of a team of expert engineers, among the most knowledgeable in the world with FPGAs.

Strong communication skills are required. You should be proficient with HDL (Verilog/VHDL), Linux and have a strong FPGA background including experience with FPGA implementation. Experience using common lab equipment, such as oscilloscopes and logic analyzers is a plus. Knowledge of ASIC prototyping and emulation techniques and technologies is beneficial. Understanding of FPGA technologies like Xilinx or Altera will be a significant plus and knowledge of scripting/programming skills (TCL/Python, C/C++) is strongly preferred.

Education & Experience:
Master's Degree in Engineering. This person should independently resolve a wide range of issues in creative ways on a regular basis and customarily exercise independent judgment in selecting methods and techniques to obtain solutions. This person determines and develops approaches to solutions and can work both independently and collaboratively.

Our Silicon Design & Verification business is all about building high-performance silicon chips-faster. We're the world's leading provider of solutions for designing and verifying advanced silicon chips. And we design the next-generation processes and models needed to manufacture those chips. We enable our customers to optimize chips for power, cost, and performance-eliminating months off their project schedules.

Inclusion and Diversity are important to us. Synopsys considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, military veteran status, or disability.

The base salary range across the U.S. for this role is between $81,000 - $141,000. In addition, this role may be eligible for an annual bonus, equity, and other discretionary bonuses. Synopsys offers comprehensive health, wellness, and financial benefits as part of a of a competitive total rewards package. The actual compensation offered will be based on a number of job-related factors, including location, skills, experience, and education. Your recruiter can share more specific details on the total rewards package upon request.


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United States

Job Subcategory

Applications Engineering

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Base Salary Range

$81,000 - $141,000