Graphics Product Technology & Methodology Engineer

Austin, Texas, United States


Posted: Nov 15, 2018
Role Number: 200010882
Do you love building elegant solutions to highly complex challenges? Do you intrinsically see the importance in every detail? As part of our Silicon Technologies group, you’ll help design and manufacture our next-generation, high-performance, power-efficient processor, system-on-chip (SoC). You’ll ensure Apple products and services can seamlessly and expertly handle the tasks that make them beloved by millions. Joining this group means you’ll be crafting and building the technology that fuels Apple’s devices. Together, we enable our customers to do all the things they love with their devices. In this role you will be responsible for pre-silicon and post-silicon tasks required for the implementation and validation of a GPU design. Please highlight your 8+ years experience.

Key Qualifications

  • Understand DFT fault models and be able to Speed path debug using Scan Diagnosis
  • Understand STA methodologies and sign-off criterion
  • Demonstrated ability to debug hardware problems from waveforms and/or through designed silicon experiments (DOE)
  • Proven debug skills for SCAN / Functional debug in the context of logic circuits across PVT
  • Understand Logic design, circuits, and architecture and impacts that differences in these have on Silicon performance across PVT
  • Perl/Python programming preferred
  • Experience with test program development on various platforms and handling ATE test program for characterization and data collection, a plus
  • General Test planning, a plus


Drive GPU inputs into Product & Test Engineering Test Plans Perform data analysis, characterization, and fault isolation to determine the root cause of issues We value proven ability to drive GPU Voltage settings & sign off corners (PVT) while considering various product performance modes and guard bands Your depth of expertise in championing the correlation of technology models to silicon performance across multiple platforms, including influencing design sign-off decisions will serve you well on our team. Be the primary interface between foundry and technology groups, GPU design groups, Design For Test, and SiVal Influence IR/IVD analysis decisions & drive correlation between simulation and silicon. Drive Advanced Fault model correlation and quality trade-offs Influence and drive implementation of DFX features in to GPU designs We would like you to join our team if you can debug waves to aid in root cause of issues Are you a confident problem solver who thrives under pressure to find new, creative solutions? Are you ready to help chart the future of Apple's ecosystem? If so, we are excited to hearing from you. 20% (International Travel may be required)

Education & Experience

BS/MS/PhD CE/EE or equivalent is required

Additional Requirements