Qualcomm Design Verification Engineers in San Jose, California

Job Description:

Job Id


Job Title

Design Verification Engineers

Post Date




Qualcomm Atheros Inc

Qualcomm Atheros at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qca

Job Area

Engineering - Verification


California - San Jose

Job Overview

Qualcomm-Atheros, a.k.a. QCA http://www.qualcomm.com/qca/ is a wholly owned subsidiary of Qualcomm and a leading provider of wireless technologies for the mobile, networking, computing and consumer electronics markets. As a key member of a fast paced Integrated Wireless Technology team you will be working with WiFi (802.11x) technology, SOC infrastructure, chip level verification and employ best-in-class verification methodology.


  • Own SoC and block level verification for wireless connectivity designs and meet coverage goals

  • Own the test-bench, coding guidelines, best practices and enable reuse of block level UVM test-benches at chip level.

  • Come up with a comprehensive verification strategy encompassing simulations, formal verification, HW/SW reuse and simulation performance.

  • Work with cross functional IP teams for Integration verification

  • Work with design team to understand Spec and come up comprehensive test plan for quality Verification

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Engineering, or related field.

  • 5+ years ASIC design, verification, or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ yrs. of ASIC Verification experience

  • 3+ yrs. of working experience in UVM

  • Experience with low power architecture and Power Aware simulations is plus.

  • Experience with building at least one complex test bench using UVM from scratch

  • Experience in Digital Logic design techniques and principles, SoC architecture, including ARM CPUs, communications peripherals, multi-domain clocking, power management, AMBA bus protocols such as AHB and AXI.

  • Experience on testbench automation, industry standard bug tracking, and regression mechanisms, code and functional coverage-driven verification closure and be able to set up and deploy verification strategies based on directed testing, randomization, assertions, and architectural performance testing to achieve coverage.

  • Strong in problem solving

  • Strong team player and communicator

Education Requirements

Required: Bachelor's, Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master's, Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.