. You will help create methodologies to define and support characterization of the next generation SOC products.
The responsibilities of this position include:
Defines and oversees the development of methodologies for silicon validation and characterization
Develops plans and leads the characterization and silicon validation of the next generation of SoC devices
Characterization of a wide range of IP including Digital High speed Serial peripherals and memories.
Firmware development for SOC characterization
Verification of timing and Power analysis tools desired
Correlation of pre-silicon results with silicon measurements
Characterization planning, specification and documentation
Required Skills and Experience:
A minimum of 3 years of experience in product characterization or validation
Hands on experience in working in a laboratory environment, familiarity with using lab equipment such as logic analyzers, spectrum analyzers, BERT scopes, and function generators.
Exposure to automated characterization flows to maximize use of equipment
Practical experience with at least one of the following: PCIe, DDR2/3, USB
Working knowledge of at least 1 of the following languages PERL, PYTHON, Visual Basic, C/C++
KNowledgeable in Verilog or VHDL.
Working knowledge of SOC and/or FPGA Architectures
Solid functional and technical skills
Critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills.
Strong analytical, problem-solving and debug skills.
to provide failure mode analysis and corrective actions.
Excellent communication, documentation and presentation skills
Must have strong self learning ability, leadership, and enjoy working in teams
Initiative, self-motivated, self-confident, self-driven, self-learning, always striving for excellence, Commitment
Proven ability to multitask and prioritize numerous simultaneous projects.
Previous experience with leading or managing a group is a strong plus.
Knowledge of JTAG protocol highly desirable
Experience with Programming/software in C/C++ & Firmware Development: 8051 and ARM are preferred
Experience in PCB design and understanding of signal integrity issues
Analog and mixed signal circuit design. Working experience with analog and/or digital systems is an advantage
Working knowledge of FPGA design flows with a focus on timing and power analysis tools