Debug Tools SOC Design Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200369478
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Dynamic, smart people and inspiring, innovative technologies are the norm here. The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with all Apple Hardware products. The same passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices strengthening our commitment to leave the world better than we found it. Join us to help deliver the next groundbreaking Apple product. Apple’s SoC (system-on-chip) Silicon Validation Team is looking for an engineer with a background in silicon architecture and design to maintain and enhance our rapidly evolving silicon debug tooling. You will utilize your knowledge and skills to ensure our debug community have the best tools to validate Apple silicon.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience with SOC architecture and micro-architecture
  • Experience driving silicon tools/test-bench development
  • Experience in silicon validation modeling and/or formal techniques
  • Strong problem solving and cross-functional skills
  • Willingness to collaborate with globally positioned teams.
  • C, Python/Perl/TCL, Verilog, SystemVerilog


You will be building silicon debug tools, focusing on automated extraction of design features, data collation, visualization and analysis, to help in rapid targeted debug and triage.

Education & Experience

BS/MS in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering or equivalent is required.

Additional Requirements

  • Experience with DFX
  • Experience with databases
  • Experience or interest in data science
  • Verific and/or Verdi NPI