The candidate in this position will be part of the R&D efforts for implementing and supporting licensing development at Synopsys. Responsibilities include working on new releases of the Synopsys Common Licensing code from inception to deployment while ensuring that the resultant product works in a heterogeneous environment. The candidate is expected to identify and formulate the key problems to be solved, and develop state of the art solutions. Must be able to balance multiple demands in a fast-paced environment, should act quickly using good judgment, and be self-motivated. The candidate should help achieve tangible results, demonstrate accuracy, thoroughness, and display commitment to excellence in product performance, reliability, and robustness. They should exhibit ability to learn and apply new skills. Also, be tuned to current developments and trends in licensing technologies and security concepts.
The candidate should possess minimum of 8+ years software development experience in C language programming with emphasis on systems level programming on Unix. Experience with Unix signals, multi-threading, synchronization mechanisms, socket programming, Unix system calls, Unix shell scripting, Perl/Python scripting, use of debuggers and proficient in developing software on many variants of Unix is required. Preference will be given to candidates having prior experience in Application Security/Cryptography and exposure to assembly programming. Experience developing applications using FLEXlm is desirable, though not a requirement. Experience with licensing and other security systems will be of additional advantage. Also, some experience with Machine Learning (ML) and Database systems will be an added advantage.