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Siemens Digital Industries Software Product Engineer – DFT / logic test in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Family: Research & Development

Req ID: 319073

At Siemens we are always challenging ourselves to build a better future. We need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow’s reality. Find out more about the Digital world of Siemens here:

Siemens EDA is a global technology leader in electronic design automation software. Our software tools enable companies around the world to develop new and highly innovative electronic products faster and more cost-effectively. Our customers use our tools to push the boundaries of technology and physics in order to deliver better products in the increasingly complex world of chip, board and system design.


The Tessent division seeks a highly motivated, creative, and energetic individual as Product Engineer, specializing in logic test. Tessent is the market and technology leader of automated tools for insertion of semiconductor design-for-test (DFT) structures, automatic test pattern generation (ATPG), embedded deterministic compression (EDT), diagnosis-driven yield analysis (DDYA), and hierarchical SoC DFT solutions such as Streaming Scan Network (SSN). This position presents a great opportunity to stay involved technically while getting exposure to marketing and interacting with sales. This role will focus on our logic test products, including the market-leading Tessent TestKompress and Tessent ScanPro products.

Responsibilities include but are notlimited to:

  • Define and characterize new productcapabilities needed to meet customer requirements.

  • Work collaboratively with Tessentengineering to prototype, evaluate, and test new DFT products and features incontext of complex IC design flows.

  • Lead beta programs and support beta partners.

  • Drive product adoption.

  • Create and deliver in-depthtechnical presentations, develop training material, white papers, contributedarticles, and application notes.

  • Work with customers as well as SiemensEDA stakeholders such as regional application engineers, global supportengineers, and marketing.

  • Work through complex technical issuesand independently create solutions and new methodologies.

  • Explain complex principles in simpleterms to broad audiences.

  • Some travel, domestic andinternational.


Thesuccessful candidate will possess the following combination of education andexperience:

  • BSdegree (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or relatedfield is required.

  • Musthave 5-8 years of experience, including 2+ years of experience in DFT for complexASICs / SOCs, including some of the following areas: Automatic test patterngeneration (ATPG), internal scan, embedded compression (EDT), logic built-inself-test (LBIST), IEEE 1687 IJTAG, hierarchical DFT implementation.

  • Exposureto one or more adjacent IC disciplines such as the following a plus:

  • RTL coding and verification usingVerilog/System Verilog/VHDL.

  • Synthesis and timing analysis.

  • Timing constraints

  • Place and route.

  • Failure diagnosis.

  • ATE use / test program development.

  • IEEE 1838 3D-IC Test Access

  • Proficiencyin a scripting language like TCL.

  • Experiencewith Tessent SSN, TestKompress, Tessent ScanPro, Tessent LogicBIST, and/or practicaluse of IJTAG is a plus.

  • Self-motivatedand results-oriented with strong problem solving skills.

  • Excellentorganizational skills.

  • Excellentwritten and verbal English language communication skills.

  • Knowledgeof IC design trends and emerging requirements.

  • Proficiencyin LINUX and Windows environments.

Preferred location is Wilsonville, OR, but remote and

other locations can be considered.

Where permitted by applicable law,Siemens may require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 based onjob requirements, and in accordance with an accommodation based on legallyprotected reasons.





Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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