GLOBALFOUNDRIES Software Engineer in Austin, Texas

Summary of Role :

GLOBAL FOUNDRIES is seeking a highly motivated Tapeout Engineer to become part of the Design-2-Mask organization. This experienced technical individual contributor will be responsible for supporting GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ advanced technology Tapeouts. Working on the leading edge technologies will provide an opportunity to develop new methodologies and business practices aimed at a highly efficient and world-class Data Prep operations.

Essential Responsibilities :

  • Develop tools and infrastructure to support EUV and other next generation Mask Data Prep operations.

  • Develop business processes to support EUV and other next generation Mask Data Prep operations.

  • Develop scripts and automated tools to improve the quality and cycle-time of Tapeouts.

  • Manage tapeout projects from pre-tape-in to Release to mask write. Collaborate with tapeout stakeholders to define:

    o Design services and data preparation flows

    o Long-term scalable strategies for each element or operation in the flow

    o Schedule management, schedule analysis, risk assessment, risk mitigation

  • Lead the daily Data-Prep operations supporting all Testchip, MPW, and Product Tapeouts for 22nm and below tech nodes.

  • Collaborate and interface with other technical and program management teams to manage Tapeout schedule.

  • Perform all activities in a safe and responsible manner and support all Environmental, Health, Safety & Security requirements and programs

    Required Qualifications :

  • BS 8 or more years of experience, or MS 7 years of experience, or PhD 5 years of experience in an Engineering Discipline

  • Experience in Unix/Linux working environment including knowledge in shell scripting.

  • Experience in one or more - Perl, Tcl, PHP, Oracle, MySQL.

    Additional Eligibility Qualifications:
    An offer of employment with GLOBAL FOUNDRIES is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, as applicable, and subject to applicable laws and regulations.

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in Semiconductor Domain is preferred

  • EDA experience in Mentor Graphics, Cadence, BRION or Synopsis tools

  • Experience in DRC, OPC, or Mask Technology

    GLOBAL FOUNDRIES is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. For more information on GLOBAL FOUNDRIES , visit

Organization: *GLOBAL TAPEOUT OPERATIONS-00083486

Title: Software Engineer

Location: North America Region-Texas-Austin-US,TX,Austin

Requisition ID: 16001269