Electrical Validation Engineer

Intel Corp. Santa Clara , CA 95051

Posted 2 months ago

Electrical Validation Engineer

Job Description

In this role, you will be part of a dynamic team supporting electrical validation of Intel's cutting-edge CPUs' Memory and On-package IOs, in a way that is end to end customer focused, innovative, efficient and drives highest quality standards. It requires both pre and post Si engagement and close collaborations within and outside the team to ensure design and test content robustness, ultimately delivering highest quality products to customers.

In this role responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Develops and documents electrical validation requirements and tests for verification of Si designs. Investigates and resolves complex issues with hardware/BIOS/Firmware/Operating System implementations and recommends solutions. Uses analysis to resolve electronic issues.

  • Pre-Si validation of analog test content at IP and full chip level, including test writing and simulating.

  • Post-Si electrical validation of memory and on package interfaces. Silicon debug to identify electrical, functional and DFT related bugs and silicon characterization to validate IO.

  • Support system and tester level validation teams to identify and close analog issues.

  • Analysis and disposition of early customer returns to drive understanding of design marginalities or develop test content to screen these units where needed.

  • Collaborate with worldwide cross-functional teams including design, validation, software, manufacturing and product engineering, as you drive for test capability throughout the entire product development cycle.

As part of a highly technical team, you will have the opportunity to innovate on and establish new test methodology, as well as new test development process improvements. Drive test optimizations to reduce test cost, enhance product quality, improve efficiency and accelerate stability.

In addition to the qualifications listed below the ideal candidate will also show:

  • Willingness to use methodical approach to solve highly complex problems

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Willingness to multitask and work in a dynamic and team oriented environment


You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.

Experience listed below would be obtained through a combination of your school work/classes/research and/or relevant previous job and/or internship experiences.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidate must possess a Master's degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or equivalent with desired experience in analog/logic validation and characterization.

6+ years of experience with:

  • Hardware architecture, logic/circuit design and implementation

  • Experience with DDR4/5, LPDDR4/5, U/R/LR DIMM JEDEC standards

  • Hardware/Programming languages: Verilog, python, C, C++

  • DFT, hardware testing methods and tools

  • High speed circuit testing (oscilloscope and JBERT usage)

Preferred Qualifications

2+ years of experience with signal integrity and power delivery network is a plus

By applying to this posting your resume and profile will become visible to Intel Recruiters and will allow them to consider you for current and future job openings aligned with the skills and positions mentioned above.

Inside this Business Group

The Silicon Engineering Group is a worldwide organization focused on the development and integration of SOCs, Cores, and critical IPs that power Intel's leadership products. This business group leverages an incomparable mix of experts with different backgrounds, cultures, perspectives, and experiences to unleash the most innovative, amazing, and exciting computing experiences.

Other Locations

US, Oregon, Hillsboro;

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance....

USJR0133787Santa Clara

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