R&D Engineer


ARMENIA – Yerevan

Job Description and Requirements

At Synopsys, we’re at the heart of the innovations that change the way we work and play. Self-driving cars. Artificial Intelligence. The cloud. 5G. The Internet of Things. These breakthroughs are ushering in the Era of Smart Everything. And we’re powering it all with the world’s most advanced technologies for chip design and software security. If you share our passion for innovation, we want to meet you.

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.

R&D Engineer

You will be part of a global development team in the area of GPIOs, Speciality IOs and General Purpose Analog IPs. You will develop General Purpose IOs along with IOs for I2C, I3C, SMBUS, eMMC, SVID, Quad SPI, JTAG standards. You would also work on High performance LVDS and Crystal Oscillators.


-Schematic design of IOs, LVDS, Crystal Oscillators
-Understanding design specifications, micro architect design blocks from specifications
-Create simulation benches to simulate, verify and generate design review reports
-Ensure on-time quality deliveries
-First time Silicon success of IO design
-Working with layout team to share the design constraints
-Working with IP packaging team to help generate IP collateral

Required Qualifications:

-Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Electronics Engineering
-3-4 years of experience in IO design/Full Custom Design/Analog Design
-Good grip over CMOS circuit design fundamentals, device physics, technology effects
-Should have basic understanding of layout and parasitic extraction
-Comfortable with spice simulations and various sub-micron design methodologies
-Has a strong desire to learn and explore new technologies
-Demonstrates good analysis and problem-solving skills
-High energy individual with the ability to go extra mile
-A proactive team player with good written and verbal communication skills
-Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise