Pre-Si Validation Engineer
CEG HIP MYS is seeking experienced IP RTL validation engineers to join our talented and vibrant team. You will be directly involved in delivering next-generation LPDDR5/DDR5 PHY RTL verification for SOC application on Intel leading process node.
Key Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Owning RTL Validation for Functional and/or DFx
Creating OVM/UVM based TB as a platform for RTL validation
Developing BFM to interface with the IP with the capability of monitoring transaction and checking protocol.
Defining verification strategies, methodology and writing detail test plan for each feature owned to ensure effective RTL validation.
Coordinate cross functional efforts with Design and Architecture teams to achieve full coverage verification plan.
Developing testcases, assertions and functional coverage using System Verilog based on the test plan.
Setting up and running GLS to verify the async and multi-cycle paths.
Debugging any test failures in RTL and GLS, finding and implementing corrective measures for the failing tests
Analyzing functional coverage, code coverage and LPC to identify and close all gap to achieve full coverage.
Developing automated tools or scripts for the pre-silicon validation environment to improve efficiency
Collaborating with SS/SOC on IP integration and resolving all integration issues.
Experienced in IP validation through multiple full project cycles to gather in-depth experience in validation skillsets and design knowledge.
Fluent in System Verilog, OVM/UVM and verification methodologies
Experience/knowledge in DDR/LPDDR protocol is strong advantage
Experience in using standard industry verification tools such VCS, DVE, Verdi, etc.
Good understanding of RTL, UPF, logic design knowledge and DFx
Tcl/Tk/Perl/Python to automate verification flow and improve efficiency
Familiar with UNIX, and well-versed in Shell and C Programming
Strong in problem solving, debugging various simulation failures, formal verification etc.
Strong written and oral communication skill. Able to communicate well with counterparts and key stakeholders including cross-site partners