(6200-1014) FPGA Test Automation Engineer

Job Title

(6200-1014) FPGA Test Automation Engineer

Hardware Engineering (US)
Santa Clara, CA
Job Description

Achronix Semiconductor Corporation is a fabless semiconductor corporation based in Santa Clara, California, offering high-performance FPGA solutions. Achronix is the only supplier to have both high-performance and high-density standalone FPGAs and embedded FPGA (eFPGA) solutions in high-volume production. Achronix's FPGA and eFPGA IP offerings are further enhanced by ready-to-use PCIe accelerator cards targeting AI, ML, networking and data center applications. All of Achronix's products are supported by best-in-class EDA software tools.

Position Profile Name:FPGA Test Automation Engineer

Requisition No.:#6200-1014

Type of Position:Regular, Exempt

Reports to:Hardware Engineering Manager, Core Technology

Location:Santa Clara, California


Job Description/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 flows to automate fault testing of the FPGA core fabric
  • Work actively with frontend and backend designers to support DFT implementation
  • Work with test and product engineers to get test 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 programming in a scripting language (e.g., Python or Perl) and writing full programs from scratch
  • Experience designing/maintaining flows and methodologies from scratch
  • Experience with digital VLSI design and verification
  • Experience reading and writing RTL (e.g., Verilog)
  • Experience with industry standard DFT flows (ATPG, BIST, etc.), fault coverage and fault analysis is a plus
  • Familiarity with using and/or designing FPGAs is a plus
  • Excellent problem solving and debugging skills
  • Extremely well organized and excellent communication skills
  • BS/MS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science + 2-10 years’ experience