Intel Transceiver PHY IP Hardware Verification Engineer in San Jose, California

Job Description

If you have a love for hardware and software, a desire to be part of a great team, and a desire to work on cutting edge transceiver products, the Intel PSG Transceiver PHY IP Verification team may be a good fit for you.

As part of Intel, we will continue to apply Moore's Law to drive the future of field-programmable gate array FPGA technology. The Programmable Solutions Group PSG has been delivering industry-leading custom logic solutions to customers since inventing the world's first reprogrammable logic device in 1984. In order to take advantage of the many opportunities that we see in the future for FPGA's, PSG is looking for great verification engineers to join our team.

As a PHY IP verification engineer, you will be part of a wonderful team of professionals. You will define and develop system validation environments and test suites.

You will be responsible for the development of methodologies, execution of validation plans, hardware/silicon bring-up and debug of failures. You will develop an understanding of multiple system areas as you interact with the architecture, design, pre-silicon validation, and post-silicon validation teams to ensure the quality of our IP cores and silicon.


Must have a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field.

Minimum of 10+ year of experience with:

-Verilog, SystemVerilog , design verification and debug

-Hardware/Silicon checkout, extensive hardware failure debug skills

-Hardware board/schematics, measuring device experience

-FPGA verification flow, Synthesis, Place and route, Timing

-Board setup and board requirements for new silicon bring-up

-Good communication and cross functional team interaction

-Complex design issue debug on Silicon and Multi-tasking

Preferred Qualifications

-Experience with:

-Hardware bringup / debug / validation

  • Scripting language including Perl, Python and/or TCL

-Measuring device experience

-FPGA flow and new silicon debugging

-Synthesis and timing closure

  • Developing and debugging test benches and designs using ModelSim, VCS and/or NCSim.

Inside this Business Group

The Programmable Solutions Group (PSG) was formed from the acquisition of Altera. As part of Intel, PSG will create market-leading programmable logic devices that deliver a wider range of capabilities than customers experience today. Combining Altera's industry-leading FPGA technology and customer support with Intel's world-class semiconductor manufacturing capabilities will enable customers to create the next generation of electronic systems with unmatched performance and power efficiency. PSG takes pride in creating an energetic and dynamic work environment that is driven by ingenuity and innovation. We believe the growth and success of our group is directly linked to the growth and satisfaction of our employees. That is why PSG is committed to a work environment that is flexible and collaborative, and allows our employees to reach their full potential.

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