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Staff SSD Verification Engineer

Job Overview:

The candidate will be contributing actively to the overall verification effort of the enterprise Solid State Drive (SSD) controller System-on-Chip. Under the supervision of the technical project leader, he will participate to the definition and the deployment of the verification methodology. The candidate will be responsible for the verification of one or more of the controller sub-systems. This activity will involve the development of a verification plan, in collaboration with the design and architecture teams, the definition and implementation of the verification platform, and the coordination of the verification activity.



  • Participate to the definition and deployment of the verification methodology
  • Take responsibility in the verification of the SSD controller blocks, sub-systems and top-level
  • Development of the verification IPs and integration in the verification platform
  • Definition of the verification plan in collaboration with the design and architecture teams
  • Implementation of the functional coverage metrics in accordance to the verification plan
  • Development of the regression suite to satisfy coverage targets
  • Execution of the regression suite and analysis of the results
  • Identification of reported failures and interaction with designers for corrective actions
  • Maintenance and support of the verification platform



  • Educational Requirements: At least BSEE or Computer Science and 8 years or MSEE or CS and 5 years of professional experience
  • Hands on experience using UVM
  • SSD controller experience is preferred
  • PCIe and NVMe experience is a plus
  • Good knowledge on AXI/AHB is a plus
  • Strong knowledge of UVM is required
  • Mastering advanced verification techniques (UVM, Formal Verification, Assertion Based Verification)
  • Knowledge of OOP and software engineering techniques
  • Hardware modeling in C++/SystemC or HDVL language (SystemVerilog, Specman)
  • Familiarities with PCIe standard and high level host interface protocols for storage media devices is preferred


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Type Full-time
Location CA, San Jose

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