Principal ASIC Verification Engineer

Confidential Company  •  San Jose, CA and Santa Clara, CA

11 - 15 years experience  •  Semiconductors

$150K - $170K
Posted on 08/08/17 by Carole Wichansky
Confidential Company
San Jose, CA
11 - 15 years experience
$150K - $170K
Posted on 08/08/17 Carole Wichansky

Principal Verification Engineer

The group requires a ASIC verification engineer with extensive experience on networking ASIC verification, with in-depth knowledge of verification methodology and tools, good problem solver, excellent communication, as well as proven record of delivering functioning silicon.
You will be part of a verification team responsible of delivering ASICs for complex networking systems. You will collaborate with architects, design team, hardware and software teams within the company during the project.


  • Participate in functional and micro-architectural discussions with design team

  • Develop verification plan for module and/or chip-level verification based on design specs.Conduct initial test plan review, test object review, and exit reviews.

  • Develop testbench as well as tests, including models, drivers, monitors, and checkers

  • Gather and improve code coverage and functional coverage with designer’s feedback

  • Provide mentoring and guidance for other team members in verification methodology and tool usage.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum 10years of ASIC verification experience

  • Fluent in SystemVerilog and UVM programming, and ability to leverage and reuse verification components from module level

  • Strong problem solving and debugging skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

  • Knowledge of high performance memory subsystems

  • BSEE is required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 12 or more years of ASIC verification experience is preferred

  • Experience with networking protocols (Ethernet, IPv4/v6, or MPLS) is a plus

  • MSEE or above is preferred

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