Technical Leader ASIC Engineering

Short Description

Cisco is looking for a Technical Leader ASIC Engineering who has an understanding of networking and networking processors.

Job Description

What You will Do
We are looking for an expert and talented Senior Technical Leader. You will have an ASIC design background with hands-on experience in design, verification, physical design, system testing, with in-depth knowledge of ASIC/SoC development cycle, the best industry practices, from specification through tapeout and lab validation, and a proven track record of success in high-performance/high-volume products.

Architectural work: in-depth understanding of the architecture, and identification of problems and solutions.
All aspects of implementation: specification, design, verification, timing closure, power-optimization, and flow automation.
Physical design work: timing path analysis, optimization of the logic for low power and area; highlighting issues and standard methodologies for power and area optimization.
Document and improve standard methodologies to make the product successful.
Lead other specialists in project achievements: schedule, power, area.

Who You Are
  • Worked in architecture and definition of high scale, high-performance ASICs.
  • Validated experience in implementation: specification, design, verification, formal verification, system testing.
  • Validated experience in physical design aspects: timing analysis and closure, power/area optimizations, macro size/placement analysis.
  • Validated experience in high bandwidth memory subsystems and timing closure.
  • Validated experience in flow automation (scripting, Makefiles, etc), and establishing guidelines for the team.
  • Good interpersonal skills and validated leadership to accurately describe issues/improvements and lead the team for on-time completion.
  • 10+ years of hands-on experience in largescale, high-performance ASIC.
  • BS/MS in EE/CS.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Understanding of networking and networking processors
  • Endtoend design experience from Verilog to gates, block planning, area/timing closure is helpful.
  • RTL development and verification (VCS, System Verilog, UVM/OVM, Formal verification)
  • Experienced in system debug and SW/HW bring up, system validation of silicon towards FCS.
  • Gate-level understanding of RTL and Synthesis
  • Programming/scripting skills (C, C++, Perl)
  • Hardware Emulation Platforms and tools (such as EVE, Veloce)
  • 10+ years of substantial experience
  • Good written/verbal interpersonal skills and leadership skills.

Technical Leader ASIC Engineering
Mid-Senior-level Technology Full-time Engineering | Information Technology Software Engineer | Data Engineer | Senior Software Engineer
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