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Senior Engineer, ASIC Development Engineering

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Location: Bangalore, KA, India 
Req ID: JR-0000038168


    • Key Player in the Pre-Si/Sillicon Validation and Validation FW development for Multiple IP blocks.
    • Hands-on role must be comfortable with hardware, software, and lab test equipment.
    • Must operate in multi-site environment to coordinate and satisfy goals which have broad business impacts (some travel is required)
    • Good writing and communication skills for validation plans, status updates and presentations
    • Develop, debug, and maintain validation firmware for multiple functional hardware blocks that exist in the SoC within a multi-processor ARM core architecture.
    • Develop/execute/debug test cases in Pre-Sillicon Validation on Palladium, FPGA and in-house emulators.
    • Collaborate with HW and FW teams.
    • Able to be effective in a role with dynamic schedules and clearly definable individual and team goals.
    • Debug failures and perform root cause analysis with JTAG Debuggers, ICE, Scopes, Logic Analyzers in both pre and Post-Si environments
    • Be involved in SOC bring-up and Post Si Validation

    Experience Required:

    • 4-8 years of hands-on experience with low level driver development and RTOS, C, Embedded Systems.
    • Good understanding of SOC internal architecture and concepts.
    • Familiarity with HW Accelerators, Error handling and Hashing methods would be a plus.
    • Candidate should be familiar with using lab equipment such as Oscilloscopes, Logic Analyzers.
    • Hands-on experience of using JTAG debuggers and In circuit Emulators such as Green Hills, D-STREAM, Keil  etc.
    • Version control, makefiles, and PERL scripting for tools and test automation
    • Hands-on experience in executing and debugging in Pre-Si emulation platforms like Palladium, Veloce, FPGA, Simulation environments would be as added advantage
    • Expert in writing optimized FW using underlying HW capabilities to the fullest
    • Experience with ARM architecture a plus.

    Soft Skills:

    • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact across teams and geographies
    • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
    • Excellent problem solving and debugging skills
    • Team player who provides appropriate feedback to management & team members
    • Ability to operate in a fast-past environment while creating an environment where teammates  feel appreciated & feel recognized for their contributions