Cadence Design Systems, Inc. Lead Product Engineer in Chelmsford, Massachusetts

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

Cadence is the leader in hardware emulation-acceleration technologies and products. Our emulation-acceleration system platform is the most advanced industry-leading configurable scalable system, generation after generation, used in labs and datacenters.

The Lead Product Engineer will work on deploying the new Xcelium Fault Simulation tool in customer Functional Safety Flows. This person will work closely with customers, deploy the new tool, understand new requirements and bring them back into R&D to implement. Success will be measured by successful adoption of Xcelium Fault Simulation technology by customers.


  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science. Masters Degree strongly preferred.

  • A minimum of 3 years of related experience.

  • Customer facing experience is required.

  • A solid knowledge of C++, logic simulation, data structures and algorithms is required

  • Design and Verification experience

  • Usage of simulators – either Cadence or competition

  • Worked on a real design and verified it

  • Any fault simulation exposure/experience would be a plus

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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.