Processor Design Verification Engineer
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct
Engineering – Hardware
California – San Diego
Qualcomm is the largest fabless design company in the world, providing hardware, software and related services to nearly every mobile device maker and operator in the global wireless marketplace. A variety of high performance, low power Hexagon cores are at the heart of Qualcomms multi-tier mobile SOC, Server, Automotive roadmap. The Hexagon architecture is designed to deliver performance with low power and area over a variety of applications like Audio, Modem, Machine learning, IoT and Automotive
The successful candidate will verify the correct function, performance, and power characteristics of a new high performance, low-power Hexagon DSP processor core and associated SOC components, collaborate with digital architects and designers to develop verification plans, implement verification environments, and effectively execute verification strategies, with the following responsibilities:
Responsible for owning a unit and/or core verification environment through all stages of the verification process
Responsible for working closely with architecture, design, and implementation teams to address the full spectrum of verification issues in modern design processes.
Responsible for working with customers to which we deliver core IP to help them verify the integration of the processor core in larger components of an SOC
Responsible for maintaining a current knowledge of industry trends and activities, and taking the steps necessary to make sure that Qualcomm is on the leading edge of the technology.
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
Bachelor’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering
5+ year experience in digital design verification, including modern verification environments and techniques
Detailed understanding of SystemVerilog Testbench verification environment is required.
Excellent programming background and skills are required; in particular a strong background in Object-Oriented programming.
Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering
Knowledge of processor cache, memory coherency, ECC, and bus protocol is a strong plus
Bachelor’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering, is required
Master’s, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering, is preferred.
EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.
Who is Qualcomm, and what do we do? We are engineers, scientists and business strategists. We are from many different countries and speak many different languages. We come from diverse cultures and have unique perspectives. Together, we focus on a single goal—invent mobile technology breakthroughs.