Silicon Validation Engineer



Other Engineering
Taipei City, Taiwan
Posted on Saturday, December 16, 2023

We are now looking for a Silicon Validation Engineer in Taiwan

NVIDIA’s invention of the GPU in 1999 sparked the growth of the PC gaming market, redefined modern computer graphics, and revolutionized parallel computing. More recently, GPU deep learning ignited modern AI — the next era of computing — with the GPU acting as the brain of computers, robots, and self-driving cars that can perceive and understand the world. Today, we are increasingly known as “the AI computing company.” We're looking to grow our company and build our teams with the most thoughtful people in the world. Join us at the forefront of technological advancement.

NVIDIA’s silicon validation engineers are responsible for designing NVIDIA’s GPUs and SoCs into powerful desktop, notebook, professional, and mobile solutions.

What you will be doing:

  • Participate in silicon bring-up & validation of new silicon with the objective of driving product to mass production.

  • Plan, develop, and complete testing to validate a specific interface (USB, CSI, LSIO etc.) on the NVIDIA GPU/SoC silicon.

  • Develop chip diagnostic software and validation tools to perform characterization to ensure compliance to industry standards.

  • Design or commission tools on evaluation platforms to automate and optimize characterization, data collection, test case execution, and results analysis.

  • Find innovative solutions to complex silicon and system level problems in order to enable product shipment.

  • Debug ASIC and board issues related to logic design & signal integrity.

  • Architect essential next-generation product features and work in multi-functional teams to drive them to production.

  • Work alongside with system architects, chip and board designers, software/firmware engineers, HW/SW applications engineers, product managers, sales, and operations, in a fast-paced, high-energy, collaborative work environment to bring industry-defining products to the market.

  • Gain knowledge, experience, and standard processes in validating a state-of-the-art GPU/SoC.

What we need to see:

  • BS/MS in EE, CE, CS Engineering with 1+ years of work experience.

  • Good problem solving, teamwork, and communication skills.

  • Strong EE fundamentals, knowledgeable in digital design, signal integrity, statistics, timing analysis, power analysis, fault analysis, sampling, computer architecture, filters and scripting

  • Detail oriented, reliable, Self-motivated and able to work under pressure.

  • Experienced with lab tools (oscilloscopes, multimeters, logic analyzers).

  • Familiarity with scripting languages like perl and/or python.

  • Good knowledge in board and system design considerations, experience in silicon design/bring up.

  • An understanding of PC architecture and various commonly used buses. Familiar with the operation in Windows, Linux.

  • Must be a standout colleague and ready to work with global teams from diverse cultural backgrounds.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.