Testbench Developer, Platform Architecture

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200131415
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what we can accomplish together. Do you love crafting elegant solutions to highly complex challenges? Can you intrinsically see the importance of every detail? At Apple, our Platform Architecture group is responsible for connecting our hardware and software into one unified system. Join this team, and you'll collaborate with engineers across Apple to build and deploy forward-looking prototype systems that contribute to the development of our world renowned hardware and software architecture. You and your team will confirm that every product we make performs exactly as intended. Together, our work will be the reason millions of customers feel that they can trust our devices every single day. Apple’s Platform Architecture group is seeking a testbench developer, who will develop novel technologies for accelerating the development and verification of silicon. You will work with our world leading silicon engineering teams on next generation chips, which end up in the hands of millions of users worldwide.

Key Qualifications

  • Excellent HDL programming skills in SystemVerilog and DPI
  • Experience developing HDL based testbenches required
  • Experience developing HDL based testbenches for Emulation / Acceleration strongly preferred
  • Experience with developing bus functional models, and using Verification IP preferred


Design and develop testbenches for IP components Support various groups (software, architecture, verification, validation) in use of this new technology Work independently and manage deliverables to different teams Excellent communication, analytical and documentation skills required Occasional travel to development groups in the US and overseas

Education & Experience

CS, CE, or EE Bachelor (4+ years), Masters (2+ years), or Ph.D

Additional Requirements