Virtuoso Custom CAD SW Engineer (m, f, d)

Munich, Bavaria-Bayern, Germany


Role Number:200494638
Job Summary: Do you love crafting sophisticated solutions to highly complex challenges? As part of our Silicon Technologies group, you’ll help design and manufacture our next-generation, high-performance, power-efficient display and image sensors. You’ll ensure Apple products and services can seamlessly and efficiently handle the tasks that make them beloved by millions. Joining this group means you’ll be responsible for crafting and building the technology that fuels Apple’s devices. The team will enable our customers to do everything they love with their devices. As a CAD Engineer of Custom Infrastructure Support, you will provide support for digital, analog, and mixed-signal designs using Cadence. Responsibilities include general user support for layout and schematic designers, tool customizations, Unix/Linux support, and development testing of new tools and flows. Join us!

Key Qualifications

  • Experience in analog and digital new product development IC CAD support using EDA tools;
  • Some experience supporting Cadence Composer Virtuoso, Layout tools, VXL, PCELLs, and CDFs;
  • Experience in working with PDK;
  • Experience in programming languages such as “Skill Cadence”, Perl, Python, Tcl, and DFII;
  • Knowledge of Unix / Linux OS, utilities, and scripting;
  • Ability to fluently speak and write in English.


In this highly-visible role, you will: Provide full support for Cadence custom flows, tool development, installation, and maintenance; Work with the design team to develop utilities and scripts; Support Virtuoso Layout and schematic software and release flows based on the revision control system; Drive design methodology to increase efficiency; Work with the CAD team to provide general CAD services support, utilities, and scripts while also working closely with the Design and Layout teams; Support tool configuration and application, as well as build and maintain relevant documentation; Involvement in test development, automation, and regression flow support

Education & Experience

BS/MS degree in a relevant technical field

Additional Requirements