Staff/Senior DFT Engineer (6200-1021)

Job Title

Staff/Senior DFT Engineer (6200-1021)

Department
Hardware Engineering
Location
Santa Clara, CA

Achronix is a fabless corporation based in Santa Clara, California and offers high-performance FPGA solutions. Achronix's history is one of pushing the boundaries in the high-performance FPGA market. Achronix offerings include programmable FPGA fabrics, discrete high-performance and high-density FPGAs with hardwired system-level blocks, data center and HPC hardware accelerator boards, and best-in-class EDA software supporting all Achronix products. The Core Technology team at Achronix owns the reconfigurable fabric (look-up tables, routing, configuration memory, carry chains, register files, multipliers, etc.) for our company’s FPGAs. Members of our team participate in all phases of the FPGA product-development cycle, from architecture conception to circuit design and implementation to high-volume manufacturing. New employees will have the opportunity to contribute to all of these phases and work with the world’s most advanced process technology.
Position Profile
Name: [Staff/Senior] DFT Engineer – Core Technology
Type of Position: Regular, Exempt
Reports to: Hardware Engineering Director, Core Technology
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Contact: hr@achronix.com
Job Description and Responsibilities
The employee will own testability of the core fabric of high-performance standalone and embedded FPGAs. His or her responsibilities will include the following:
? Develop the test methodology of the FPGA core fabric; work actively with frontend and backend designers to support DFT implementation
? Create and validate custom and ATPG test vectors for SAF/TF testing of the core fabric
? Work with external vendor on memory BIST architecture and implementation
? Work with test engineers to get patterns ready for the ATE; support the test program from wafer sort to final test
? Provide support to customers on the testability of Achronix eFPGA products
? Mentor junior engineers
Skills and Qualifications:
? Experience with industry standard DFT flows (ATPG, BIST, etc.) and tools
? Experience with production test pattern generation, fault coverage and fault analysis
? Experience with digital VLSI design and verification
? Experience programming in a scripting language
? Familiarity with WGL and STIL formats for test vectors
? Familiarity with using and/or designing FPGAs is a plus
? Excellent problem solving and debugging skills
? Well organized and excellent communication skills
? BS/MS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science + 4-10 years’ experience