Qualcomm Design Verification Lead in San Jose, California

Job Description:

Job Id


Job Title

Design Verification Lead

Post Date




Qualcomm Atheros Inc

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

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


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. In this role, you will be expected to:

  • Lead the DV for subsystem or core. Manage schedules and guide team members for day to day project tasks.

  • Manage MPP for project tasks and deadlines

  • Hold verification reviews and make sure quality is achieved.

  • Lead teams across GEOs.

  • Be the resident UVM expert in the team and 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.

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.

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience leading multiple subsystem or core DV projects.

  • Able to drive teams across GEOs.

  • 4+ yrs. of working experience on 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

  • Good amount of experience on 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

  • Strong leadership skills

Education Requirements

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

Preferred: Master's degree in Science, Engineering, or related field.

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.