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.

R&D Engineer

The Embedded Memory and Logic Team is responsible for standard and custom embedded SRAMs/ROMs development and provides both functional and physical views of memory in form of Memory compilers, A semiconductor intellectual property (IP) for the design of complex integrated circuits. The team is completely responsible for all aspects of memory development starting from Bit Cell Analysis, Architecture Design, Characterization and Verification.


-Develop memory architectures and circuit implementation techniques.
-Schematic entry, simulation of major blocks, layout planning, layout supervision and interface with CAD team for full verification and model generation.
-Designing and implementing optimum low-power and area-efficient embedded memory (SRAM, register files, etc.) circuits and architectures.
-Learn and apply skills in memory compilers having Transistor level circuit Design.
-Resolves a wide range of issues in creative ways.

Required Qualifications:

-Understanding of SRAM/Register File architectures and advanced custom circuit implementations.
-Exposure to full embedded memory design flow: Architecture, circuit design, physical implementation, compiler automation, characterization, timing and model generation.
-Exposure with the most advanced technology nodes. Familiarity with variation-aware design in nanometer technology nodes.
-Working tcl/ perl scripting know how.
-Understanding of RC circuit of 1st and 2nd order.
-Basics of Digital design (realization of Boolean function using Gates, Mux etc)
-Fundamentals of Transfer function and its analysis for stability etc.
-Strong CMOS fundamentals.
-Knowledge of CMOS fabrication.
-Good digital design knowledge.
-Exposure to basic analog fundamentals.