Cadence Design Systems, Inc. Analog Technical Director in Columbia, Maryland

At Cadence, we hire and develop leaders and innovators who want to make an impact on the world of technology.

Job Description:

  • IP product owner for leading edge SerDes IP from development through customer(s) production ramp

  • Define the design high level requirements and specifications (with Marketing)

  • Work with SerDes architects to drive an innovative solution that optimizes both performance and development schedule

  • Along with program management, develop and maintain project plan that has buy-in from key resource skill owners (P&R, layout, verification, etc.)

  • Manage flow-down block level specifications (with global technical team)

  • Drive project execution with a large global design team

  • Customer Interface

  • Participate in strategic decision making to maximize team productivity

  • Provide support to silicon validation and customer support

Job Skills:

  • Knowledge of major SerDes protocols (PCIe, USB3, CEI-28G, 100GBase-KR4, etc.)

  • Thorough understanding of high speed mixed-signal tradeoffs (digital / analog issues)

  • Relevant SerDes design experience

  • Leading edge process technology knowledge

  • Silicon validation testing knowledge

  • Solid people management skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • MS/PhD EE degree with 15+ years of analog design industry experience

We’re doing work that matters. Help us solve what others can’t.

Cadence plays a critical role in creating the technologies that modern life depends on. We are a global electronic design automation company, providing software, hardware, and intellectual property to design advanced semiconductor chips that enable our customers create revolutionary products and experiences.

Thanks to the outstanding caliber of the Cadence team and the empowering culture that we have cultivated for over 25 years, Cadence continues to be recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For. 
Our shared passion for solving the world’s toughest technical challenges, our dedication to pushing the limits of the industry, and our drive to do meaningful work differentiates the people of Cadence.

Cadence is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, basis of disability, or any other protected class.