Post-Silicon Validation and Characterization Engineer

Job Title: Post-Silicon Validation and Characterization Engineer

Job Qualification: BS or MS degree in EE/CE

Experience: 4-12 years

Job Location: Hyderabad/Bangalore

Job Description: As a Post Silicon Validation engineer you will be responsible for bring up, post-silicon validation & debug of Invecas IP products which include Standard cells, PLL, ADC/DAC, DDR PHY, Multi-Protocol SERDES, MIPI PHY. The IP will be taped out to the target foundry as independent test chips and you are expected to perform the complete IP validation and generate the Silicon report. Expected to work as part of a team with Digital designers, Analog circuit design, Architects & Board engineers to ensure successful IP Validation and Characterization with aggressive deployment cycles. Independently own and Drive the validation closure as per the required standards.

The successful candidate should demonstrate:

  • Excellent critical thinking & problem solving
  • Excellent communication and technical writing capability
  • Systems level thinking/awareness of big-picture
  • Ability to understand and own complex problems
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Ability to capture requirements interacting with customers and translate them to design specification
  • Ability to structure design efforts/work break down and track deliverables as per plan

Responsibilities:

  • Development and documentation of silicon test plans and guidelines
  • Perform IP Testchip bring-up, timing characterization and validation as per plans
  • Perform signal measurements and protocol checking on interface to make sure designs are meeting all required specifications
  • Perform tuning for system stability, performance and power optimization
  • Perform regression and interoperability testing as per relevant standards across process, voltage and temperatures
  • Debug Testchip and board issues related to logic, circuit design & signal integrity
  • Work closely with R&D Engineering teams to resolve issues in time critical environment Provide detailed silicon debug and issue characterization to help provide clear and accurate direction of the debug effort

Experience, Skills & Education Required:

  • BS or MS degree in EE/CE
  • Well versed in the usage of electrical measurement tools such as oscilloscopes and logic analyzer
  • Operation of Advanced Bit Error Rate Testers (BERT), Protocol Analyzers and power measurement equipment is a plus
  • Good understanding on any one of IP signaling/protocol
  • Hands on knowledge and experience in Validation and debug of Analog Mixed Signal IP for any one protocol
  • Good knowledge on PCB design and high speed signal integrity issues

To apply please send resumes to Email: hr@soctronics.com