(6200-1021) Staff/Senior DFT Engineer

Job Title

(6200-1021) Staff/Senior DFT 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:Staff Senior DFT Engineer

Requisition No.:6200-1021


Type of Position:Regular, Exempt

Reports to:Director,  Hardware Engineering


Hardware Engineering (US)

Location:Santa Clara, California


Job Description/Responsibilities

The employee will own test-ability of the core fabric of high-performance standalone and embedded FPGAs.

Primary Job Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities for this position are:

  • Develop the test methodology of the FPGA core fabric; work actively with front-end and back-end 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
Required Skills
  • 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
Education and Experience
  • BS/MS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science + 4-10 years' experience