Principal Software Engineer in Test / CM
Cadence Design Systems, Inc.
4d ago

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

Description :

Seeking a highly motivated, customer-facing engineer who can drive engagements with R&D and Field teams for the Licensing team.

Cadence products are licensed using Flexera’s FlexNet technology and are protected using proprietary and third-party technologies.

This position is for an experienced Software Engineer position in Licensing Engineering team with a focus on partner support and configuration management.

The License Engineering team is a central development organization that interacts with all Cadence products from Licensing and protection perspective.

Working in this team offers a unique, challenging and rewarding experience for a Principal Software Engineer in Test.


  • Triage defects found and perform root cause analysis
  • Track and debug customer issues and work with R&D on issue resolution
  • Champion customers and identify key backlog items for inclusion in each release.
  • Design, implement, and maintain continuous integration and delivery mechanisms across multiple product lines
  • Develop and maintain test automation in Java and C++
  • Participate in requirements, design and test specification reviews
  • Partner with development team to raise the quality bar and improve test coverage on each release
  • Required Experience

  • Bachelors Degree required; Information Systems or related field preferred
  • Solid understanding of software engineering practices, and programming using a variety of languages; 8+ years of Software Development or Test experience including at least 5 years writing product code, unit tests or test automation using C or C++
  • At least 2 years of experience leading test efforts for multiple projects
  • Knowledge in variety of DevOps tools and processes
  • Revision control systems (CVS, git, Perforce and / or Subversion)
  • Continuous Integration systems (ElectricFlow, Jenkins, etc)
  • Build and dependency management
  • Integrating Unit and Automated tests
  • Must have good understanding of Linux and Windows OS
  • Must have good understanding TCP / IP protocol stack and networking fundamentals
  • Experience with collaborating and working effectively across organizations; Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Preferred Experience

  • Ability to perform code reviews of c / c++ / java / python product and test code
  • Experience with Python, Perl and / or shell scripting
  • Experience in agile development
  • Experience with JIRA
  • Security related expertise including Cryptography, PKI, and Digital Signatures desired
  • Knowledge of FlexNet or other Licensing API, Tamper Prevention technologies desired
  • Experience mentoring junior team members
  • We’re doing work that matters. Help us solve what others can’t.

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