CPU Verification engineer

Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
Posted On: 7/7/2017
Job Code: 1952467_8358
Job Description
• In this role, you will be working on the verification of a high-performance, low-power ARM CPU employing leading-edge verification technologies to create complete solutions that address functional, performance and power requirements.
You may be involved in any of the following:
• Develop testbenches for verification of the CPU
• Document and implement testplans and testbench designs
• Generate and run testcases on logic simulation models
• Run and debug tests to achieve architectural compliance
• Work with scripting and tool infrastructure teams to improve verification productivity
• Debug and correct failing testcases using simulation tools, debug tools, and programming skills
• Develop a deep understanding of the architecture, micro-architecture, and RTL design-under-test
• Define and implement functional coverage.
• Analyze coverage results and address with testbench enhancements
• Participate in testplan and testcode reviews with technical leads
• Support Post Silicon verification and bring up

Minimum Qualifications:
1-5 years of experience in the following:
- Design and/or verification experience on a CPU (especially RISC).
- Knowledge of CPU architecture and use of assembly language (especially RISC).
- Ability to debug Verilog RTL in a System Verilog/UVM environment
- Prior use of industry standard simulators and waveform debuggers
- Perl
- Competent use of Unix/Linux command line and scripting
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills.
Above experience can come from obtaining MS degree with internships/Co-Ops.

Preferred Qualifications:
Prior experience with ARM V8 architecture and UVM strongly preferred.
Other languages, architectures, and related verification experiences are a plus.

Required: Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering
Preferred: Master's or equivalent experience
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
CPU Architecture, RISC, verification, Perl, Verilog, debug

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