Project Engineering Management, Principal Engineer


Mountain View, CA

Job Description and Requirements
We Are:  
The group’s mission is to manage corporate-wide programs as part of our Enterprise Program Management Office. The projects vary in nature and are related to software product development and release, product quality, industry standard development methodology, Tools, and process re-engineering.

You Are
A seasoned Program Manager who will drive Synopsys Enterprise development programs and initiatives. You will use your exceptional program management skills to drive the software development organization transformation. You bring passion and hands-on experience in managing projects in an Engineering environment and you constantly look at improving processes and making peoples’ lives easier.

What You’ll Be Doing: 
  • Leading and managing the execution of multiple programs in the areas of software development methodologies, engineering programs in diverse fields of AI, Cloud, Data Engineering and Platforms.
  • Collaborating with senior leadership to align program objectives with the company's strategic goals and vision.
  • Collaborating closely with stakeholders to define program objectives, scope, and deliverables.
  • Developing and maintaining comprehensive program plans.
  • Driving effective communication and collaboration across cross-functional teams.
  • Monitoring program progress and implementing solutions to keep projects on track.
  • Fostering a culture of continuous improvement within the PMO function, defining guidelines for best-practices, methodology, and solutions
  • Staying current with industry trends and advancements in adjacent technologies (data governance, metrics and dashboards) to enhance program delivery.
  • You partner with Third-party vendors to drive programs and solutions.

What You’ll Need:
  • You are an experienced Project/Program Manager
  • You must have solid knowledge in software development with a practical approach. 
  • You are at ease in an engineering-savvy environment while enjoying dealing with business teams.
  • You have defined and rolled out new scalable processes to an organization.
  • You need to demonstrate experience in influencing different levels of an organization and functional groups.
  • You have excellent written and verbal communication, work independently, strong organizational and planning skills.
  • You have experience managing far-reaching global complex projects spanning multiple organizations.
  • You demonstrate the ability to build relationships across functional teams.

  • BS/MS with 10+years of relevant experience in in managing large scale programs for public cloud, Development and Business Teams. Experienced in dealing in medium to large software organizations.
  • BS with 12+years of relevant experience in Computer Science or EE, MS with 10+years of relevant experience, or Ph.D. with 7+ years of relevant experience.
  • Program Management using Agile development methodology practices is required
The Team You’ll Be A Part Of:
You will be part of a team that is passionate about driving innovation and advancing our Engineering transformation in our products, methodologies, services, and solutions. We are a close-knit, collaborative group that values open communication and continuous learning. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, fostering collaboration and ensuring alignment with strategic objectives.

The base salary range across the U.S. for this role is between $178,000-$268,000. In addition, this role may be eligible for an annual bonus, equity, and other discretionary bonuses. Synopsys offers comprehensive health, wellness, and financial benefits as part of a competitive total rewards package. The actual compensation offered will be based on a number of job-related factors, including location, skills, experience, and education. Your recruiter can share more specific details on the total rewards package upon request.

Inclusion and Diversity are important to us. Synopsys considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, military veteran status, or disability.