DV & Emulation Infrastructure CAD Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200151431
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. Design verification today is dealing with ever-increasing design challenges that require a scalable infrastructure and more focused support. In this highly visible engineering role, you will be responsible for creating and maintaining a complex design verification automation infrastructure and flow across all verification domains for multiple projects.

Key Qualifications

  • The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience in hardware verification tools and flows with a specific focus on scripts and automation.
  • Experience in a user driven support role
  • Solid knowledge and hands-on experience on scripting using Perl, Python or Ruby
  • Experience with RTL build and run infrastructure
  • Experience with Emulation platforms
  • Experience with batch scheduling systems
  • Experience in CI (Continuous Integration) systems
  • Experience with front end web development and UI design
  • Knowledge of SQL style databases and query language is a plus
  • Experience with a variety of verification EDA tools a plus
  • Experience with UVM, VMM or OVM a plus
  • Experience with Verilog and/or VHDL is a plus


- Develop, deploy, and support robust, configurable, and scalable tools to enable hardware verification across multiple projects - Develop and deploy monitoring solutions, health checks for existing verification infrastructure solutions - Work with design verification engineers across multiple design sites to understand requirements and deliver consistent and uniform solutions throughout the organization - Identify, gather, and analyze metrics for improved automation reliability and hardware verification performance - Define and implement improvements to the infrastructure to anticipate project needs - Understand and provide local support to our existing emulation infrastructure

Education & Experience

B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science preferred

Additional Requirements