Staff CPU Verification Engineer

Marvell Santa Clara , CA 95051

Posted 5 months ago

Sr CPU verification Engineer Successful candidate will be a verification engineer, responsible for verification of a high-performance CPU focusing on the floating-point area, in Marvell's best in class ThunderX 64-bit ARMv8 Data Center & Cloud Processors. The ThunderX product family offers an unprecedented level of integration and industry leading SoC performance enabling servers & appliances that are optimized for compute, storage, network and secure compute workloads in the cloud

- Verification of the floating-point unit at block-level both architecturally and micro-architecturally
  • Work closely with architects/RTL engineers to bringup a new architecture/micro-architecture on the verification environment

  • Understand micro-architecture of the block/s to be verified, and develop and execute testplans for the same

  • Own and debug failures in simulation to root-cause problems

  • Closely work with RTL engineers of block being verified for verificationexecution, and debug

    - Good CPU architecture/micro-architecture knowledge (one of MIPS/PowerPC/ARM/x86/SPARC architectures, CPU pipeline, out-of-order, superscalar, caches)
  • Working knowledge and experience on Verilog

  • Strong programming background on C++ and/or System Verilog

  • Past experience in floating-point/vector unit verification is a plus

  • Knowledge of unix/linux environment and scripting (perl/python) - BS (EE or CS) required with 5-10 years relevant experience. MS (EE or CS) preferred

  • Self-motivated team player with excellent problem solving skills #LI-TM1 #GLDR

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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