• We are looking for an Pre-Silicon Power Management and Firmware Validation Engineer with strong verbal and written communication to join our team.
  • In this position, you will be working as part of a Pre-silicon Power Management and Firmware Verification Team for current and next generation Graphics Products.
  • Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
  • Creating test environments, checker strategies, and test generators for validating embedded power management firmware in the SOC
  • Learning the FW architecture and related SOC architecture by debugging test failures to the root cause
  • Developing and utilizing various software tools and/or methodologies with the goal to ensure highly functional firmware
  • Communicating effectively, coordinating and working with firmware developers and SOC integration teams
  • Potentially participating in the debug of failures in silicon and developing new testing strategies to detect these failures on pre-silicon models
  • Mentoring junior members of the team in their development


  • Bachelor’s in Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related field plus 7+ years of relevant experience or a Master’s degree with 5+ years of experience.
  • You should have 7+ years of experience in the following areas:
  • Power Management IP, PM Firmware, or PM SoC development, verification, or integration using Verilog/SystemVerilog/OVM/UVM
  • Firmware/Embedded Firmware development or verification
  • Reading and interpreting technical specs and Register Transfer Level (RTL) code
  • SW development skills (Unit Testing, Test Driven Development)
  • Hands-on Debug
  • Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Good understanding of Computer Architecture
  • 2+ years’ experience with writing validation plans and/or software to implement those validation plans
  • C++ and/or Ruby programming