As our CEO, Lip-Bu Tan, will tell you, “It is the drive, passion, intelligence, and integrity of our dedicated employees that make Cadence a great place to do great work.” Cadence is recognized as a Great Place to Work around the world, including on FORTUNE Magazine’s list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our diverse team of passionate, dedicated, and talented individuals go above and beyond for our customers, our communities, and each other—every day. Employees join Cadence because of our innovation, and stay because of our culture. Every day brings exciting challenges in an ever-evolving industry. We believe in creating an environment where everyone is empowered to do their best work, surrounded by the best team.
Academic Partnerships and Product Donations
Innovation begins with education. We are deeply committed to providing education opportunities to students around the world, specifically in STEM-related subjects and research. We provide future engineers with access to our leading-edge software as we collaborate with instructors to develop a curriculum that applies design theories to real-world engineering challenges. Cadence donates software worth hundreds of millions of dollars each year to students at over 1,000 universities around the world.
For more than 15 years, Cadence has partnered with academic institutions and governmental organizations around the globe to implement special programs that expand the scope of their educational offerings. We build academic infrastructure that is both stable and sustainable, and we develop training programs that are customized to the needs of each region. Our programs help local economies become more robust with trained human capital, creating a more competitive environment with new employment opportunities. And by deepening the pool of engineering talent worldwide, we are ensuring the future success of the global electronics industry.