Technical Marketing Engineer - MDP (1189) Wilsonville, Oregon

Company: Mentor Graphics
Job Title: Technical Marketing Engineer - MDP
Job Location: US - CA - Fremont or US – OR - Wilsonville
Job Category: Technical and Product Marketing

Mentor Graphics Corporation (MENT) is a global technology leader in Electronic Design Automation, providing software solutions that help engineers around the world design and manufacture new and highly innovative products.  Each year, our customers use our tools to push the boundaries of technology and physics in order to deliver smaller, faster and more reliable products that run the world’s high tech devices. 

Position Overview
The individual in this position will lead product development efforts to improve customer post tape-out flows. He/she will be responsible for managing the product development and deployment of solutions that reduce the turnaround time of customers’ data processing steps. This objective is achieved through a combination of applications solutions such as best practices and the development of new product capabilities.

This position requires a broad range of skills. He / she will need to draw on expertise from applications content experts as well R&D. The individual will prototype and demonstrate prospective solutions to customers and use their feedback to improve the product offering. He/she will validate that new functionality meets customer and market requirements. In addition, the individual will work closely with the sales and application engineering to identify new opportunities for these technologies.

Job Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following combination of education and experience:
•B.S. degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent with at least 5 years of semiconductor industry experience.
•Must have a strong knowledge of an expertise in DRC tools (Calibre, Assura, etc.).
•Proficiency with one or more high level scripting languages such as tcl, Perl, or Python.
•Experienced with customer engagement and project leadership.
•Demonstrated success working in a matrixed and cross-functional environment.
•Professional background in semiconductor or mask manufacturing is highly desirable.
•This position will report to the Product Marketing Manager for Calibre MDP and Platform applications.

Work – Life Balance
Mentor Graphics believes in fostering a work environment that promotes a healthy work-life balance.  Our world class benefits package includes up to 32 days of vacation/holiday pay per year, 401k matching, Stock purchase plan, annual performance reviews/bonuses, education reimbursement, partially paid Medical/Dental/Vision insurance and much more.