Senior/Staff SOC Design Verification Engineer – Autopilot AI

Tesla

  • Full Time

Role: 

The Autopilot hardware team is looking for a Senior SOC Verification Engineer who will be responsible for pre-silicon RTL verification of block and top level SOC. With a strong knowledge of SOC architecture and SOC verification methodologies you will interact with multiple teams and build a metric driven, configurable and flexible verification environment.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of dedicated/hands-on DV experience
  • Strong programming skills UVM, C/C++, Python/Perl
  • Proven track record of working on a full ASIC cycle from concept to tape-out to bring-up.
  • SOC verification expertise.
  • Experience and expertise in many of these areas:
  • Hands-on verification experience of NOC, PCIe, Bus Fabric, AHB, AXI, based bus architecture in UVM environment.
  • Experience working on UPF integration, boot-up,  HW/FW interaction verification.
  • Reset and power verification.
  • Understand details of High Efficiency SOC Architecture, standard SOC peripherals and I/O(e.g. DDR, PCIe, USB), DMA, memory management schemes, multi-processor systems, Memory Controller Sub Systems, PLL, power up, Secured Boot schemes.
  • Experience verifying CPU/GPU integration at the SOC level.
  • Coherency verification at the SOC level.
  • Emulation experience, working on available platforms such as Palladium, or Zebu.
  • Experience in SOC bring-up and post-silicon verification.
  • FPGA experience.
  • Post-silicon validation and SOC bring-up.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with team members to define and set up a SOC level verification environment.
  • Architect highly reusable UVM based test benches and integrate complex multi-instance VIPs, sub-system test benches and test suites at the SOC level. Achieve targeted coverage, work with design, architecture, SW, FW and external IP delivery teams to efficiently integrate and verify the design.
  • Create coverage driven verification plans from specifications. Execute review and refine to achieve coverage targets.
  • Define and review verification and validation test plans created by other members of the team.
  • Post-silicon validation and SOC bring-up.