Custom CAD Engineer- Virtuoso

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Posted: Oct 27, 2018
Role Number: 200004496
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with all Apple Hardware products. The same real passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices — strengthening our dedication to leave the world better than we found it. Join us to help deliver the next groundbreaking Apple products. Dynamic, smart people and inspiring, innovative technologies are the norm here. Will you join us in crafting solutions that do not yet exist? As a member of our CAD team, you will provide support for digital, analog and mixed-signal designs using Cadence. Responsibilities include general user support for both layout and schematic designers, tool customizations, Unix/Linux support and development testing of new tools and flows.

Key Qualifications

  • Typically requires at least 2-5 years of experience in analog and digital new product development IC CAD support using EDA tools.
  • You will have experience supporting Cadence Composer Virtuoso, Layout tools, VXL, PCELLs, and CDFs.
  • Programming languages: DFII SKILL, PERL, Tcl. Proficient with Unix / Linux OS, utilities, and scripting.
  • Posses excellent communication skills both oral and written.


Full support for Cadence custom flows, tool development, installation and maintenance. Support Virtuoso Layout and schematic software and release flows based on revision control system. Work with local CAD team to provide general CAD services support, utilities, scripts Tool configuration and application. Test development, automation and regression flow support. General user support Documentation.

Education & Experience

MS or BS Degree in technical discipline.

Additional Requirements