Validation Engineer

Location: San Diego, California
Posted On: 8/9/2017
Job Code: 1957471_4399
Job Description
• The team is currently seeking a candidate for the position of System and CPU/SOC Power Validation Engineer.
• In this role youll work with a local and global team to understand, implement and verify the power features, power savings, power saving predictions, and performance of implementations of current and next-generation SoCs.
• You will create and execute test plans in both emulation and Post-Si environments, and work to discover, root-cause and correct failures in hardware and software. Additionally, you’ll create the software and flows which allow the maximum use of power saving features.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of experience working in power estimate tools, emulation and silicon environments.
• Candidates are expected to have experience in:
• -Emulation environments for hardware and software development and debug
• -Familiarity with Power Estimate software such as Ansys, Cadence, and Primetime tools
• -Analyzing power estimates, correlation, and power efficiency
• -Verilog RTL
• -CPU and SoC architectures
• -Strong C programming skills
• -Strong understanding of power and performance features
• -Understanding of silicon features such as isolation, clock gating, and power gating methodologies
• -Basic understanding of debug

Preferred Qualification:
• -Strong power background for pre and post silicon environments
• -Strong Python/Perl scripting experience, including tool creation and flow automation
• -Implementing bare-metal drivers and test content
• -Experience in low level C drivers, micro kernel, RTOS, Linux, etc.
• -Analyzing power data and drawing conclusions compared to pre-silicon

Required: Bachelor's, Electrical Engineering
Preferred: Master's, Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
Power Validation, CPU/SOC, RTL, C/C++,

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