CPU Top-Level Verification Engineer

Boston, Massachusetts, United States


Role Number:200487249
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, hard-working 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 groundbreaking Apple products! In this highly visible role, you will be at the center of a chip design effort collaborating with many disciplines, with a critical impact on getting high quality products to millions of customers quickly.


As a CPU top-level design verification engineer owning the verification methodology, tools, and flow of a high performance lower power processor design, you will have the responsibilities as follows: - Work closely with verification engineers and RTL designers on defining effective verification methodology for low power complex processor design. - Develop test plans, test benches, and test environments - Develop tests in assembly, and C/C++ - Drive and develop the tools and flows for advanced verification methodology. - Developing, verifying, and maintaining efficient testbench environments - Develop coverage monitors and analyze coverage to ensure all the test cases in the plans are covered

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • Minimum BS and 10+ years of relevant industry experience
  • The ideal candidate should have experience in the following areas:
  • Knowledge of digital logic design and processor architecture
  • Verification tool and verification development experience
  • Random test generator development
  • Testbench setup and build experience
  • Random regression and failure analysis
  • Driving coverage convergence
  • Verilog or SystemVerilog
  • Programming/scripting skills (C, C++, Python)
  • Problem solving skills

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

Minimum BS and 10+ years of relevant industry experience

Additional Requirements

  • Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant.