Mentor, A Siemens Business Catapult Synthesis Backend Manager - 7473 in Grenoble, France

Catapult Synthesis Backend Manager - 7473


Company: Mentor Graphics

Job Title: Catapult Synthesis Backend Manager - 7473

Job Location: France - Grenoble

Job Category: R&D/Software Engineering

Job Duties:

This position will focus on design analysis and optimization in the “backend” of Catapult. The backend of Catapult includes sequential analysis, re-timing, register sharing, component sharing and logic re-structuring to meet timing, and to optimize for area and power. The position will require knowledge of high-level or RTL synthesis, and will involve designing and implementing projects, as well as managing a team that will implement projects.

Duties include:

  • Manage team focused on enhancing Catapult’s backend optimizations
  • Work with management in the US to select, design and implement new projects
  • Collaborate with development teams in multiple time zones
  • Run downstream tools to analyze QofR and evaluate optimizations done by Catapult

Job Qualifications:

  • At least ten years’ experience developing RTL or high-level synthesis
  • Experience with Binary Decision Diagrams (BDDs) and optimization tools like ABC
  • Able to travel regularly to the US