Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary $18,000.00 - $30,000.00 unpaid work
  • San Jose


The Datacenter Networking Business Unit is looking for a talented Verification Engineer to engage in new development of our Nexus 9K family. You will have an ASIC verification background with hands-on experience in RTL and verification, in-depth knowledge of SoC development cycle and the best industry practices, from specification through tape-out and lab validation, and a consistent track record of success in high-performance/high-volume semiconductor markets.
Come join us and take part in shaping Cisco’s revolutionary solutions for datacenters by designing some of the most complex chips being developed in the industry with the opportunity to get full exposure to all aspects of the systems and applications we build (Silicon, Hardware, Software, telemetry, security, etc). Our group offers a unique combination of a startup culture with the benefits of working for the top tier networking company in the world!
You will collaborate closely with the design team and the hardware team to verify the ASIC in simulation, in emulation and during ASIC bring up.
-  You will participate in the DV infrastructure buildup effort.
-  You will maintain existing testbenches.
-  You will provide end-to-end verification of various design blocks.
-  You will be a part of top-level verification.
-  You will take responsibility for emulation testing efforts.
-  You will be a partner in ASIC bringup
-  You have a BS or MS degree in EE or CE.
-  You have 10+ years of ASIC Design Verification experience.
-  You possess deep understanding of C, C++, SystemVerilog programming and debugging skills
-  You are proficient in UVM programming and methodology
-  You have shown scripting experience (Python, Perl, TCL, shell programming)
-  You have proficient in functional coverage and constrained random DV environments.
-  You can write and execute test plans
-  You are able to debug issues system-wide
-  You have excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills
-  You have the ability to collaborate with multi-functional teams and team-focused, and possess the commitment to learn and grow
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