CAD Engineer – Silicon Validation

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number: 200080616
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 efficiently handle the tasks that make them beloved by millions. Joining this group means you’ll be responsible for crafting and building the technology that fuels Apple’s devices. Together, you and your team will enable our customers to do all the things they love with their devices. We are looking for someone to join our team in a hands-on role, utilizing your experience in CAD to support the Silicon Validation teams. You will develop automation and custom infrastructure used by the Silicon Validation teams for their tool chains. This includes flows for releasing, verifying and handling deliverables to the SiVal teams.

Key Qualifications

  • We prefer 2+ years experience in meaningful field
  • Expertise in coding in Perl (preferred), TCL or Python
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, previous customer support is a key.
  • Prior experience with revision control systems
  • Experience with infrastructure and CI/CD automation tools is a plus


In this exciting visible role, you will be: - Developing new SiVal automated flows and methodologies, from specification to deployment - Supporting and maintaining existing SiVal automation and infrastructure across all silicon projects - Collaborating with other CAD engineers to integrate your solutions in other flows - Utilizing your debugging experience to debug vendor tool problems and interacting with designers to help tackle their problems

Education & Experience

MS/BS Degree in technical discipline

Additional Requirements