Sr 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.


-Research on memory defects in advanced technology nodes.
-Defect injection in memory layout and construction of fault models and test algorithms.
-Aging and electromigration simulations.
-Investigation of PVT measurement techniques, HTOL and ELFR.

Required Qualifications:

-MS/PhD degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or a relevant field.
-Research-oriented, ability to read and write technical papers.
-Good experience with EDA tools for working with physical layout, netlist extraction and simulation (UDE3, ICV, GDSViewer, HSPICE, CustomSim, Monte Carlo, etc.).
-Good understanding of aging/electromigration phenomena, PVT measurement techniques, HTOL/ELFR.
-Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
-Good communication skills to work with internal teams and customers.
-Strong desire to learn and explore new technologies.
-Fluency in English.
-Knowledge of memory technologies and their test & repair methods is desired.
-Experience with C++, TCL/Perl/Python is a plus.
-Knowledge on Automotive, Functional Safety, ISO 26262 is a plus.