(6200-1023) Staff/Sr. Engineer (Verification)

Job Title

(6200-1023) Staff/Sr. Engineer (Verification)

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/Sr. Engineer (Verification)

Requisition No.:6200-1023

Type of Position:Regular, Exempt

Reports to:Hardware Engineering Manager, Core Technology

Location:Santa Clara, California


Job Description/Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for the functional verification of high-performance digital logic for standalone and embedded FPGAs.

Responsibilities include the following:

  • Define the test plan and setup the verification environment at unit and chip level
  • Write constrained-random and directed testcases in Verilog/System Verilog/UVM to verify RTL functionality
  • Run functional simulations and regressions, including gate level and timing annotated simulations
  • Debug issues, report and track bugs to closure
  • Collect coverage metrics and track verification progress
  • Support porting of the verification infrastructure for post-silicon validation
  • Mentor junior engineers
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Experience designing/maintaining flows and methodologies from scratch
  • Experience with digital VLSI design and verification
  • Proficiency in Verilog coding and using a scripting language (e.g., Python or Perl) is a must
  • Experience with Simulation, Debugging and Formal Verification
  • Experience with UVM or System Verilog for verification is a plus
  • Familiarity with using and/or designing FPGAs is a plus
  • Familiarity with revision-control systems (e.g., perforce, git) is a plus
  • Excellent debugging skills
  • Well organized and excellent communication skills
  • BS/MS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science + 2-10 years' experience