New engineering center to deliver leading-edge semiconductor design services in Southeast Asia
SANTA CLARA, California – April 23, 2018 – Altran, a global design and engineering company, today announced the opening of a new engineering center in Penang, Malaysia. This state-of-the-art center will provide semiconductor design services such as very-large-scale integration (VLSI) for global leaders in Malaysia and throughout Southeast Asia.
“The vibrant growth of technology in Malaysia makes it an ideal choice for our new engineering center in Penang,” said Scott Houghton, President of the Semiconductor and Industrial business unit at Altran. “We can draw from a rich pool of local engineering talent, offering them the opportunity to design Integrated Circuits (ICs) for game-changing products and technologies for global industry leaders.” he added.
The new engineering center will be home to key semiconductor design and validation functions, along with strategic software development. Work conducted at the new Altran facility will be integral to helping customers advance their digital initiatives. The company expects hiring efforts to ramp up quickly to more than 250 engineers in the coming months.
Hiring will begin immediately for positions in mask design, pre-silicon validation, structural design, and software development. For more information about job opportunities with the global leader in engineering and R&D services, and to apply for an open position in Malaysia, visit Altran Careers
Altran (formerly Aricent) is a global design and engineering company innovating for customers for what comes next in North America and beyond. We lead our clients into the future by solving their most complex engineering services needs and mission critical software framework solutions. For decades, we have helped companies connect new things and scale with intention. We bring differentiated value to market faster in focused industries to help transform products, brands, companies and start-ups. Based in San Francisco, frog, the global leader in innovation and product design, is also part of Altran.
Learn more about Altran at https://northamerica.altran.com.
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