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Senior High-Performance Computing & Cloud (HPCC) Engineer

Synaptics forged the human interface revolution and are pioneering the relationship between people and intelligent devices. Our products are built on the company’s coordinated research and development, extensive intellectual property and global partnerships. With solutions designed to optimize the user experience across broad markets, Synaptics combines ease of use, functionality and aesthetics to enable products for people, to make their  digital lives more productive, secure and enjoyable.

The PC Video Interface division within Synaptics designs ASICs and SW to address video docking stations, protocol converters and many other products. Learn more on the dedicated product page. Synaptics supply all the major brands in the PC market, including Dell, Lenovo, HP and more with Synaptics innovative solutions.

Responsibilities

If you have a solid software background and are interested in supporting semiconductor chip design, this maybe the job for you. This is also an exciting opportunity of EDA (Electronic Design Automation) in Cloud. You will work closely with EDA vendors

Your responsibilities will include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Provide tool support to ‘Design & Verification’ team members implementing System-on-Chip designs
  • Evaluate and create tools which will enhance your team’s productivity
  • Maintain all aspects of our High-Performance Compute (HPC) Infrastructure
  • Experience with IBM LSFRTMExceed on DemandSOS
  • Understand requirements from the design community
  • Working collaboratively to developsupportdebug both in-house and commercial EDA tools and flows
  • Work closely with designlayout, verificationmodelingprocess teams and EDA vendors to incorporate new capabilities of their commercial tools, and to resolve issues
  • Responsible for diagnosisresolutionregression of reported problems
  • Provide training, documentation and support
  • You will also be working on developing solutions for the future that involve using ML and AI

Qualifications

Successful candidates for this position will have:
• Strong programming skills (PythonPerlJava, etc.)
• Extremely strong knowledge of Linux & Ansible configuration management
• Strong background with administering & querying SQL & noSQL
• Strong Experience with Git, SVN, NetApp, AWS & AngularJS is a plus
• Experience with CI/CD tools like Jenkins, Docker, Kubernetes is a plus
• Demonstrated ability to collaborate in a cross-functional environment; cross-site and cross-time zones
• Excellent problem-solving skills
• Documentation and presentation skills
• Bachelors of Science (MS is a plus) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering,  Computer Science or equivalent experience