Custom SOC IP Verification Engineer



Multiple locations
Posted on Tuesday, December 5, 2023

NVIDIA is seeking a Senior Custom SOC/IP Verification Engineer to verify the next generation SoC and IP solutions! We are looking for special individuals with desire to deliver innovative products. Together, we will build the next generation of life changing custom SOCs! If you are a motivated individual that understands how complex SOC and IPs are built, has intimate knowledge of client requirements, and understand various development cycles, this is your place to be.

What you'll be doing:

  • Responsible for ASIC design verification for various processing blocks in a SOC. Work in key aspects of verification planning and execution, innovative verification methodology development, functional and code coverage closure

  • Participate in silicon architecture, micro-architecture reviews, collaborate with Architecture, SW/FW, Design, Modeling, Emulation, and Post-Silicon Validation teams to ensure comprehensive first-time right verification plans and execution

  • Partner with internal and external teams, individual contributors and peers including customers

  • Drive development of silicon and platform verification strategy and methodology

  • Collaborate with IP development teams, and participate in, and support soft and hard IP identification, selection and IP licensing

  • Analyze, review supporting SOC and IP architecture and technical data, requirements and develop high quality verification plans, collaborate feedback to meet the needs of the program and customers

  • Support engineering teams to define, debug, implement and deliver total solutions around purpose-built ASICs

  • Define, implement and maintain key performance indicators for areas of responsibility

What We Need To See:

  • Clear understanding of complexities involved with various design verification tools, including Synopsys VCS or Cadence Xcelium Simulator, Verdi, JasperGold or VC Formal

  • Track record of first-pass success in ASIC Development

  • B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering (or equivalent experience)

  • 7+ years of experience

  • Experience working across multiple projects and adjusting priorities

  • Background with owning processing ASIC, IP or SoC design verification

  • Experience running and delivering complex mixed language UVM and C++ testbenches

  • Ability to deliver functional specs and creating comprehensive test plans

  • Ability to write directed and constraint random test to achieve coverage -driven verification closure

  • Experience developing tools and infrastructure using Perl or Python as well as strong background with AMBA protocols such as AXI,CHI, ATB, etc.

  • Hands-on experience with complex subsystems like ARM CPU complex, LPDDR, HBM, GPU’s, DLA, PCIE or Network on chip and with performance verification

  • Experience in GPU-based verification is desirable.

The base salary range is 156,000 USD - 287,500 USD. Your base salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and the pay of employees in similar positions.

You will also be eligible for equity and benefits. NVIDIA accepts applications on an ongoing basis.

NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.