Digital Audio Design Verification Engineer

Date: Jun 24, 2022

Location: Cork, C, IE

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: 68441 

Your Role

We are a passionate and dedicated team of world-class analog, mixed-signal and digital design and verification engineers committed to building the next generation of SOCs. This position is for an experienced and equally passionate Digital Audio Design Verification Engineer interested in excellent personal and professional growth opportunities.
You will work with a dedicated team of engineers, using the latest verification practices, to verify the digital design intent of our SOC’s at the block and system level.  You will engage early in the verification process to understand the verification requirements and participate in UVM or System Verilog test bench development.  You will also be responsible for creating tests to verify the SOC design at the system or block level and to implement checking mechanisms to ensure coverage closure.

Your Profile

8 years of relevant industry experience and BSEE or 6 years and MSEE or 3 years and PhD
Expertise in developing test benches using System Verilog and UVM
Experience using directed and constrained-random test methodologies, coverage closure and gate-level simulations
Strong object-oriented programming knowledge using SystemVerilog
Strong problem-solving and debug skills capable of isolating problems to the block level
Experience extracting detailed test requirements from complex system and block specifications
Expertise in developing test plans, implementing coverage models, and analyzing results
Experience in the use of scripts to support automation (Python, Make, Csh, Bash, Tcl, etc)
Familiarity with C-code/embedded firmware/debuggers
Ability to work in a dynamic environment with changing needs and requirement
Ideally you are also experienced in:
Using Formal verification methods and tools like Jasper Gold
Real-time data processing systems
Audio signal processing
Audio performance concepts (SNR, THD, SINAD, DR, etc.)
Familiarity with standard interfaces (SPI, I2S, PDM, PWM, USB, etc.)
Familiarity with wireless protocols (Wi-Fi, BLE, BT, MAC/PHY)
FPGA emulation

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. We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and want to invite you to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates   #LI-DB1



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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