Conformal Field Application Engineer | Cadence

Conformal Field Application Engineer

Job Description Summary

  • Application Engineer (AE) is expected to be fluent in Formal Verification with a keen desire to do work on Complex design verification and logic synthesis for State-of-the-Art designs. 
  • Manage strategic customer evaluations/benchmarks on Cadence’s Conformal verification solutions to establish technology differentiation and assert Cadence competitive advantages. 
  • Assist customers with adopting Cadence Front End tools in Formal Verification with Conformal LEC, Conformal ECO Designer, Conformal Low power, and Conformal Constraint Designer. 
  • Drive best practices and lessons learnt from evaluations/benchmarks and customer interactions back in to product development and Cadence field engineers.
  • Develop an understanding of the customer's needs and also of the competition's technology and sales strategies. 
  • Support regional customers and support major level customer in the local region.
  • Perform methodology assessments, improve existing design methodologies, and develop new ones that leverage Cadence technology and services. 
  • Assists sales staff in assessing potential application of company product to meet customer needs and preparing detailed product specifications.  
  • Create and conduct technical presentations and product demonstrations to customers. 


  • MSEE, or equivalent required with 3+ years of experience, or BSEE or equivalent with 5+ years of experience.
  • Design experiences should include SoC design using Verilog/System Verilog/VHDL, Functional Verification, Formal Verification, and Logic Synthesis.
  • Experiences in other SoC design activities such as low power design and verification with UPF or CPF, STA, DFT, Functional ECO, and physical design are strongly desired.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are highly desirable. Customer sensitivity, the ability to multitask, set priorities, have a helpful attitude towards customers, and the desire to help customers exploit new technologies are essential for success in this position.