Requires specialized depth and / or breadth of expertise. Interprets internal or external business issues and recommends best practices.
Solves complex problems; takes a broad perspective to identify innovative solutions. Works independently, with guidance in only the most complex situations.
May lead functional teams or projects.
Key Responsibilities :
As a Senior / Principal IC Design Engineer for Think Silicon, an Applied Materials Company, you will be requested to provide hardware design solutions for complex graphics and machine learning algorithms.
Successful candidate is expected to undertake the role of planning the development and verification activities for complex IP blocks using state-of-the-art methodologies.
Ability to collaborate with customer IC teams to reach successful integration of IP cores and tape-outs is essential.
Required Skills :
Expert knowledge of HDL design : SoC integration, embedded CPU, bus-systems, peripherals,
co-processors, memories, clock- and power management, external interfaces, Low power design,
test and verification
Very good knowledge of ASIC design tool usage (front-end simulation and implementation)
Synopsys, Cadence, Mentor
Experience with SystemVerilog / VHDL
Experience with C and embedded software programming
Experience with FPGA prototyping, test and verification
Linux environment, shell programming, revision control systems and scripting (bash / tcshell, TCL, Perl, Python)
Preferred Skills :
Experience in the following IP design : GPU / DSP, hardware accelerators, co-processors, background
in computer graphics
Gate Level Simulations (e.g. power aware verification or DfT)
Experience in a UVM verification environment
Formal methodologies / tools (Jasper, Onespin, VC formal)
Demonstrates depth and / or breadth of expertise in own specialized discipline or field
Interprets internal / external business challenges and recommends best practices to improve products, processes or services
May lead functional teams or projects with moderate resource requirements, risk, and / or complexity
Leads others to solve complex problems; uses sophisticated analytical thought to exercise judgment and identify innovative solutions
Impacts the achievement of customer, operational, project or service objectives; work is guided by functional policies