ASIC Verification Engineer

  • Samsung Semiconductor, Inc.
  • San Jose, CA, USA
  • Nov 08, 2017
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Job Description

Engineering - Hardware . San Jose, California


ASIC Verification Engineer

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We are looking for an ASIC Verification Engineer in our San Diego or San Jose location.


Develop and execute verification of the next generation GSM/GPRS/EDGE/WCDMA/HSPA/LTE multi-modem baseband modem.

• Define verification architecture, implement verification environment for block level, SoC subsystems and SOC top level design that use advance verification methodologies and meet established content, performance, quality, cost and schedule goals.

• Define overall verification strategies, methodologies, and simulation environment

• Work with RTL designers, system architects and block level verification engineers to develop top level verification requirements and test plans based on specifications. Develop, maintain and publish verification specifications.

• Analyze and debug simulation failures

• Generates code coverage and functional coverage report

• Participate in the development of department level processes, including the documentation of processes and procedures, and recommendations for improvements to existing processes.

• Create, track, and close Bugs in bug tracking tool

• Run gate level simulation and debug them.

• Perform the constraint assertion based verification

• Manage the regression analysis



• Minimum of 3-14 year experience in Wireless Modem Verification with a leading chipset company is a primary requirement

• Strong knowledge with ASIC Simulation Tool & Verification Language: all sign-off simulators, Verdi/Siloti

• Fluent in verification language such as UVM/OVM/RVM/System Verilog, Vera, Verilog

• Experience in writing Test-plans and creating directed and random testcases

• Strong scripting skills in Perl, Python, shell etc.

• Strong problem solving skill to quickly identify and provide solution under tight schedule pressure

• Decent knowledge with any or one of these Radio standards: 3GPP [UMTS/LTE]


• B.S. with extensive industry experience or M.S is preferred.

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