Job Information

Intel Pre-Si Valid/Verif Engineer in Hillsboro, Oregon

Job Description

In this role you will work closely with both design and silicon and develop a strong knowledge and understanding of Intel's microarchitecture and of Intel's silicon testing process.

You will make significant contributions to design, development, and validation of testability circuits. Responsibilities include:

  • Evaluation, development, and debug of complex test methods

  • Analyze fault grade models of microprocessors for functional coverage gaps

  • Work with the design rtl, micro-architecture specifications, and designers to intricately understand the details of the design in order to develop test strategies for low coverage logic

  • Write and debug assembly level functional tests to ensure high test coverage of Intel's microprocessors and prevent silicon defects from reaching our customers

  • Help design new DFT features to enhance functional testability of Intel microprocessors

  • Develop preSilicon functional validation tests to verify system will meet design requirements

  • Create test plans for RTL validation, defining and running system simulation models, and finding and implementing corrective measures for failing RTL tests

  • Analyze and use results to modify testing


Minimum Requirements

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The candidate must have a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or Computer Science and 1+ years of experience in:

  • Computer Architecture

  • Hardware description languages (Verilog, VHDL, etc.)

  • Programming/scripting languages (C, C++, Csharp, Java, PERL, Python, etc.)

  • Instruction Set Architecture (IA32, MIPS, etc.)

  • Logic design

Inside this Business Group

The Core and Client Development Group (C2DG) is a worldwide organization focused on the development and integration of SOCs, Core ™, and critical IPs that power Intel's leadership products, driving most of the Client roadmap for CCG, Delivering Server First Cores that enable continued growth for DCG and invest in future disruptive technologies.

Intel Corporation will require all new U.S. employees to be fully-vaccinated for Covid-19 as a condition of hire unless they have an approved accommodation ( in place under applicable law. Newly-hired employees will be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to their start date.

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.