Senior Silicon Chip Hardware Lead



Other Engineering
Santa Clara, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, July 6, 2024

NVIDIA has continuously reinvented itself over two decades. Our invention of the GPU in 1999 fueled 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. NVIDIA is a “learning machine” that constantly evolves by adapting to new opportunities that are hard to solve, that only we can address, and that matter to the world. This is our life’s work to amplify human creativity and intelligence! NVIDIA Silicon Solutions Group is seeking a hardware Chip Lead to be a vital member of the silicon productization team.

What you'll be doing:

  • Lead silicon activities for NVIDIA's chip bringup efforts from pre-silicon through production.

  • Multi-functional team collaboration includes Architecture, Design, Software, Operations, and product teams to plan and drive shared objectives.

  • Form the requirements across product features and align engineering towards them, reassessing in response to technical challenges and evolving market dynamics.

  • Coordinate efforts across marketing, arch, characterization, and dev tech to translate perf, power, cost, and priority requirements into product definitions across all business units.

  • Drive scheduling, equipment, and materials logistics for silicon bringup activities to achieve near-perfect execution of ambitious NPI schedules.

What we need to see:

  • MS in Engineering or equivalent experience.

  • 10+ years of experience leading complex technical projects that span geographic locations.

  • Experience influencing decisions and leading teams in an energizing cross functional environment.

  • Enthusiastic, responsive, and passionate about finding opportunities for process improvement.

  • Strong leadership and problem-solving skills with the ability to think strategically, tactically, and creatively.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal 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 exclusive 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 164,000 USD - 304,750 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.