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Synapse Design Introduction

Synapse Design is the industry leader in design services for highly complex SOCs and ASICs and is the engineering backbone of many top tier semiconductor and systems companies around the world. The Company’s products and services support companies creating high-end products in the storage, wireless/mobile, networking/computing, and multimedia industries. Through its people, products, technologies and services, the Company delivers engineering excellence and a flexible business model enabling next generation products for its customers.  

Founded in 2003 and headquartered in the Silicon Valley, the Company maintains global reach to high-technology centers of the world, serving customers locally from offices in the U.S., India, Europe, China, Taiwan, VietNam, Japan and Malaysia. 

The Synapse Design engagement model is equally diverse – all the way from architecture or product spec development to full turnkey projects, or deploying large/small teams around the world to help its clients deliver their latest product – fastest to market.

QuEST Global

June 29, 2021, Welcoming Synapse to the QuEST Global family.

Synapse Design has built a strong reputation by providing end-to-end semiconductor design services to 95% of the world’s top fabless, Original Design Manufacturing (ODM) and Integrated Device Manufacturing (IDM) companies.

In addition, the company creates end-to-end hardware/software design solutions targeting ArtificialIntelligence/Machine Learning/Data Center/IoT, automotive/autonomous, multimedia, mobile, networking, and communications/storage applications.

This strategic acquisition will enable QuEST to grow its footprint in the semiconductor business and add 2,000 engineers within the next four years.

Synapse Design Vietnam

Synapse Design is uniquely focused on the success of our clients, and to attain this goal we support a number of flexible business models based on what is in the client’s best interest. 

  • Supply experienced and specialized skills engineers that our clients need for a project, even in domestic or foreign area. 
  • Supply technical and project leadership as required by the client. 
  • Most often supply the required hardware and software resources. 
  • Offering design consulting and services in digital, analog/mixed-signal design, embedded software development, physical design, verification & more. 

Management team

Dung Do brings more than 14 years of semiconductor design experience in ASIC, SoC and IP from RTL to GDSII. As General Director managing offices in Ho Chi Minh and Da Nang, Vietnam, he leads expert engineering teams supporting design-for-test and physical design for 28nm-7nm processes. Dung has established important international business relationships and has extensive  experience conducting business in the US, India, China, Japan and Taiwan.

Prior to Synapse, Dung served as group manager of backend SOC mobile devices of Renesas Design, Vietnam, and before that, with Uniquify, Vietnam in block and chip-top level. He was the first leader of 28nm process physical design in Renesas Vietnam. Do earned his B.S in Electrical-Electronic from University of Technology in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and a management certification course from ISM.

Thang has over 13 years of experience working in SoC design and driving over 20 projects consisting of Top, block-level, and IPs to tape-out. Before Synapse, Thang joined Uniquify as a Physical Design leader to work with the CAD team and Renesas as the Chip top leader for “Car Information System” products who coordinated with Logic design and DFT teams.

Joining Synapse in 2015 and currently working as the Technical Director, Thang is one of the first persons to build up the Physical Design team for Synapse VN. Thang has been devoting himself to technical sharing activities, training programs, recruitment processes, and project management by ISO 9001:2015 system.

Thang holds his BS on Electrical-Electronics from HCMUTE and completed Management program from FMIT Institute.

Joined semiconductor industry from 2012, Truong Dinh has almost 10 years of Physical Design experience with taped out 20+ chips of high performance & low power products on various foundries. Moved to Danang from 2018, he has built up a team with 40+ engineers. As Head of the representative office at Danang, Vietnam, he leads concurrent teams supporting design from RTL to GDS for 28nm-7nm processes.

Having 12 years of working experience in Human Resource Career and hi-tech working environment, Truong Xuan Dinh has been bringing new values in HR management to Synapse Design Vietnam. Since 2019, Truong has made an oversee on strategic staffing plans to adapt our business demand, using his best practices for human resources management into the company growth. As a member of Board of Management, he has been designing a positive company culture along with leading effective labor relationships. Truong always ensures that our human resources programs and initiatives are effective, efficient, and aligned to overall business objectives.

Tam is a Physical Design Manager with 10+ years of experience working with many technology and with many leading company about semiconductor.  Tam is a powerful force in the workplace and uses his positive attitude and tireless energy to encourage others to work hard and succeed. Tam is inspired daily by a great management team and also great members of Synapse Vietnam. Tam is work hard and play hard every day alongside  with a team to build up Synapse Vietnam more bigger and bigger !