Verification Engineer, CPU - New College Grad 2024



Westford, MA, USA
Posted on Thursday, January 11, 2024

We are now looking for a Verification Engineer, CPU- New College Grad.

NVIDIA is currently seeking a Verification Engineer with strong CPU and verification fundamentals to work in NVIDIA's CPU verification team. NVIDIA builds purpose-built CPUs to solve the world’s largest computing problems with CPUs such as the Grace Server CPU, which accelerates the largest AI, HPC, Cloud, and Hyperscale Workloads. (NVIDIA Grace CPU and Arm Architecture | NVIDIA).

What you’ll be doing:

  • Work alongside forward-thinking engineers on NVIDIA's next generation CPU.

  • Verify micro-architecture/architecture features at unit level or subsystem or full chip testbenches including FPGA/Silicon.

  • Work with cpu architects & design engineers in crafting verifiable designs.

What we need to see:

  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering are required or equivalent experience

  • 2+ years of experience with CPU architecture and hardware validation.

  • Strong understanding of digital design, circuit design and analysis, computer architecture, BIOS, drivers and CPU/GPU/SOC architecture.

  • A knack for full stack ASIC development - from verifying sequences at simulator level, to getting the overall end-to-end sequence working on silicon with a full software stack.

  • Strong verification fundamentals and the ability to balance working with both simulators & silicon.

  • Proficiency in CPU architecture (ARM knowledge is desirable), Verilog, SystemVerilog and possess strong debugging skills.

  • Display dedication, enthusiasm and proactive action with excellent analytical skills.

Ways to stand out from the crowd:

  • Validation experience of CPU/GPU/SOC products.

  • Understanding of ARM micro-architecture.

  • Strong Leadership, interpersonal and communication skills.

With competitive salaries and a generous benefits package, we are widely considered to be one of the technology world’s most desirable employers. We have some of the most forward-thinking and hardworking people in the world working for us and, due to unprecedented growth, our best-in-class engineering teams are rapidly growing. If you're a creative and autonomous engineer with a real passion for technology, we want to hear from you!

The base salary range is 108,000 USD - 172,500 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.