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Welcome to Cadence North America Are you the kind of person that wants to work on compelling projects in a respectful, diverse, success-driven culture? Do you want to partner with intelligent and knowledgeable colleagues who are passionate about delivering high-quality products and services? In short, do you want to be a part of the winning team that is transforming the electronic design automation (EDA) industry?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, consider a career at Cadence, which is headquartered in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Cadence is transforming the worldwide electronics industry with innovative design solutions that accelerate technology breakthroughs and deliver excellent cost efficiencies.

Life at Cadence "What's a typical work day at Cadence like? That's the best thing about my job—there is nothing typical. Every day, there is something new and unexpected. And, the people that I work with, and our customers, make Cadence a fulfilling and enjoyable place to work."
Kris, Cadence Support Services

"Working with different customers and, thus, facing different challenges makes my work very exciting. Also, not only working with cutting-edge technology but contributing to improve it, gives me satisfaction. On a typical work day, I help customers solve their problems, which helps make both our companies successful."
Gokhan, Technical Field Operations

"Cadence is a fulfilling and enjoyable place to work because I know that the work I do is valuable and appreciated. I am fully aware of how my job affects Cadence and the impact of the quality of the work that I do. My boss will thank me and the rest of the team for our hard work as well as inform us of executive management’s appreciation of the work that my team does."
Scott, Finance
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Company Info
Cadence is the global leader in software, hardware, and services that is driving the transformation for the electronic design automation (EDA) industry with a vision called EDA360. This application-driven approach for creating, integrating, and optimizing designs helps customers realize silicon chips, system-on-chip devices, and complete systems at lower cost with higher quality.
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Career Possibilities
Benefits At Cadence, we understand that benefits are an important part of your total compensation package. We are an equal opportunity employer, and we continually evaluate the market to provide comprehensive, competitive programs including:
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Retiree Health Access (RHA)
  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Reimbursement Accounts
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Care
  • Life Insurance
  • Business Travel Coverage
  • Domestic Partner Coverage
  • Live and Work Well Program
  • Legal Services
  • Automobile/Home/Pet Insurance
  • 401(k) Match
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
Time OffCadence offers a variety of paid and unpaid time-off programs, including paid vacation, holidays, new parent leave, bereavement, and jury duty.

Onsite ServicesTo help you save time and find a healthy work/life balance, at our San Jose office, we offer a number of convenient onsite services including a cafeteria, a credit union, dry cleaning services, automotive services, and more.

Questions?Contact HR Central at 408.570.4111.
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