Senior Firmware PHY Developer



Software Engineering
Yokne'am Illit, Israel
Posted on Monday, July 8, 2024

NVIDIA is an industry leader with groundbreaking developments in High-Performance Computing & Networking, Artificial Intelligence, and Visualization. Our work opens up new universes to explore, enables outstanding creativity and discovery, and powers what were once science fiction inventions from artificial intelligence to self-driving cars!

We are now looking for an outstanding, creative & hardworking Firmware PHY/Algorithms Engineer to join our team. You will be responsible for firmware development, characterization & validation of state-of-the-art network devices. Work as part of a team with circuit design, algorithm, architects & HW design to ensure outstanding product development from concept to customer satisfaction. The qualified candidate should be comfortable working on different code environments and should demonstrate a passion for the creation, execution, and improvement of FW features to control mixed-signal circuits.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Implement FW functionality in signal processing units of NVIDIA products

  • Work closely with the architecture, HW, and SW design teams

  • Define implement and maintain FW algorithm to control the Silicon

  • Develop and test FW on emulation & simulation environments during the Pre-silicon phase

  • Debug and screen HW/FW/SW issues

  • Take an active part in silicon bring-up and SW development phases

  • Lead data-driven discussions about the product functionality and areas for improvement

What we need to see:

  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Electrical or Computer Engineering

  • 5+ years of relevant experience

  • Proficient programming in C

  • Debugging experience and ability to investigate and triage difficult problems in embedded FW

  • Experience with developing the physical layer of communication protocols

  • Good communication skills and the ability to work with people across several countries

  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills

  • Good understanding of analog, mixed-signal circuit operation

Ways to stand out from the crowd:

  • Proficient in Python and MatLab

  • Good understanding of SerDes operation

  • Knowledgeable of Hardware/Software Development Process

  • Strong collaborative and interpersonal skills, with an ability to successfully guide and influence

NVIDIA is widely considered to be one of the technology world’s most desirable employers. We have some of the most forward-thinking and hardworking people on the planet working for us. If you're creative and autonomous, we want to hear from you! 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.