Digital Design Verification Engineer - OR, CA

Date: Nov 19, 2021

Location: San Jose, CA, US

Company: Skyworks

Are you looking for the next step to advance your career in the world of audio technology?
Skyworks is seeking team members to help innovate market-specific mixed-signal system on chips (SoCs) for audio and voice applications spanning smart speakers and microphones, wired/wireless headsets, virtual assistants and intelligent gaming controllers.  Our advanced audio, voice, speech and artificial intelligent solutions combine breakthrough ultra-low power analog circuits, highly efficient power management systems and custom hardware accelerators to enable smart acoustic signal processing and AI functionality.  Come be part of a team that is changing the way the world communicates and who is at the forefront of audio and voice technology innovation!  Our proprietary technology achieves the highest level of integration in the industry and sets a new performance standard for low power consumption and minimal footprint.

Requisition ID: 64226 

Job Description

We are a passionate and dedicated team of world-class analog, mixed-signal and digital designers committed to building the next generation of ASoCs. This position is for an experienced and equally passionate Digital Design Verification Engineer interested in excellent personal and professional growth opportunities.  Position can be located in Hillsboro, OR, San Jose, CA or Irvine, CA

Your role:
You will work with a dedicated team of digital design and verification engineers, working on the next generation building blocks for our complex SOCs. Block level functions include complex radios, DSP and audio processing, with a focus on the portable, ultra-low power market. In working closely with the digital designers, you will verify the designs which ultimately leads to the quality and performance our customers are expecting. Tasks include close communication with the designers and team, to fully understand functionality, writing test plans, creating test benches, writing and debugging tests and summarize and report results. You will also interface with other engineering teams within the business unit, including the mixed signal and analog design and verification teams who collaboratively with the digital team create our complex SOCs.
Flawless execution, with a sense of urgency is key, but also to be an “out of the box” thinker, to find innovative solutions to our customer’s problems  #LI-DB1

Your profile:
Proven track record of experience in digital design verification
BSEE and 8 years work experience, or MSEE and 6 years, or PhD and 3 years
You have experience with:
Creating test plans from block specifications
Creating and maintaining block-level test benches
Writing and reading Verilog and SystemVerilog
Writing, debugging and managing groups of tests
Writing constrained random stimulus generators and assertion checkers
Writing bus functional simulation models
Writing Python scripts
Running Verilog simulations (e.g. with Cadence Incisive)
Debugging with waveform viewers (e.g. with Cadence Simvision)
Producing detailed technical reports and documentation
Familiarity with C-code/embedded firmware/debuggers
Professional, open, team oriented and highly self-motivated attitude
Ideally you are also experienced in:
Hands-on pre-silicon verification of SOC designs
Audio quality concepts (SNR, THD, SINAD, DR, etc.)
Audio DSP methods
Standard digital audio interfaces (I2S, PDM, PWM, USB, etc.)
Bluetooth MAC and PHY (or other wireless protocols) verification
Post-silicon validation

Why join us?
We passionately believe that by working at Skyworks Audio Solutions, you will be joining the brightest, most diverse and ambitious talent in the Semiconductor Industry. You will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on execution, global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking. Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect. 



Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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