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Job ID: JR0041127
Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: Santa Clara, CA US
Other Locations: US, California, San Diego;
Job Type:

Verification Engineer

Job Description

Join Intel as part of the BaseBand & SoC Development group in iCDG (Intel's Communication and Devices Group). We are looking for an experienced Verification Engineer.

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Pre-silicon verification activities for baseband SoC and modem subsystems
  • Develops pre-Silicon functional validation tests to verify system will meet design requirements.
  • Creates test plans for RTL validation, defining and running system simulation models, and finding and implementing corrective measures for failing RTL tests.
  • Develop verification collateral such as behavioral checkers, coverage monitors, test generators or score-boards to enable test plan execution.
  • Analyze coverage gaps and devise strategies to fill coverage holes.
  • The quality of the design and the final product is directly proportional to the quality of the design verification work.
  • Work closely w/ the Architect/micro-architecture and Design teams in determining the proper validation strategy for new design, defining and provides feedback on Test Plans
  • Develop, participate and reviews validation codes for efficiency/coverage and drive any paradigm shifts needed in Validation execution.


Bachelors degree with 7+ years of experience in relevant Pre-Silicon validation position and must have gone through multiple project cycles to gather in-depth experience, or a Master degree in Communication Systems, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering, PhD is a plus

  • 5+ years proven experience in design and verification with cellular modem SoCs 2G, 3G, LTE
  • Knowledge of wireless communications systems and standards, including LTE (FDD/TDD) and UMTS.
  • Strong experience in logic design/verification with various tools and methodologies including: System Verilog, Perl, OVM/UVM, VCS/synopsys simulators, Coverage Tools, Power Mgmt. Validation
  • Experience with  simulation and verification for FPGA and Emulation platforms
  • Experience with C/C++, Python, Matlab and/or other simulation and modeling tools/languages
  • Experience with System C architecture modeling/Virtual prototyping is a plus.
  • Experience with Linux/Unix operating system and with revision control systems such as Clearcase

Inside this Business Group

Intel is one of the largest suppliers of chips for the communications market. The Intel Communications group is focused on designing and building communications technologies such as Ethernet connectivity products, optical components, communications processing solutions and broadband products.

Other Locations
US, California, San Diego;

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