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Pre and Post Silicon Validation Engineer
Ref No.: 17-25797
Location: San Diego, California
Pre and Post Silicon Validation Team is part of the central SoC digital hardware organization responsible for the overall quality of the SoC silicon. The Validation team works closely with architects, designers, verification engineers, software engineers, and customers. The team is currently seeking candidates who are familiar with pre-silicon test development and post-silicon bring-up and validation.

Minimum Qualifications:
Candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of SW/FW experience working in emulation and silicon environments. Candidates are expected to have experience in: Experienced in Low Level software development in C and Assembly. Debugging low level software and hardware issues. Implementing drivers and test content. Debug tools including JTAG, Logic Analyzer, Oscilloscope, etc., and kernel debuggers. Emulation environments for development and debug. Basic understanding of power and performance. Knowledge of SOC architecture and in-depth knowledge of at least one sub system (CPU, Power Management, Security IPs, System Performance, Clocks, DDR, etc.) Good communication skills and ability & desire to work in a cross-functional team environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with post-silicon enabling and bring-up. Understanding of coherency and concurrency in modern SoC architectures. Experience with at least one of: Perl, Python, TCL, C++, or Java. Industry experience preferred but not required.

Education:
Required: Bachelor's, Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering Preferred: Master's, Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering