Job Description

Job Type : Permanent

Location/City : CA - Sunnyvale

Category : Hardware

Region : Northeast

Id : 25722

Principal Engineer- Chip Design

direct hire M-F 40 hours


Candidate responsibilities include the following:

  • Lead a team of engineers to successfully deliver a manycore processor subsystem from specification to tape out.
  • Lead all phases of development lifecycle to align design drops to verification, physical design, emulation and SoC needs.
  • Collaborate with architects on feature scoping and approvals, feasibility studies, logic design optimization, and integration of third party IP.
  • Collaborate with planning teams, architects, validation and physical design teams.
  • Drive micro-architecture design tradeoff analysis, RTL coding, creating specification documents, initiate design reviews, timing analysis, ECOs, and aid post silicon debug.
  • Work with sub-IP and SOC teams to integrate components and deliver the subsystem.
  • Drive resolution of issues to meet schedule & quality
  • Drive and help build forward looking strategies for the team across company
  • Proactive drive to achieve high-quality results through strong team-work.
  • Strong technical leadership, decision-making and execution skills, and the ability to influence across the groups
  • Mentor junior engineers with design flow, coding guidelines, and help them grow.


  • 15+ years of experience in SoC FE design
  • Priority 1 - Knowledge and proven technical experience in the following domains:
    • Many core CPU design (ARM an advantage), SoC interconnect, Caches  Coherency, SoC integration, PCIe, High speed design, FE methodology and EDA tools, expert in micro-architecture and logic design, BE design understanding
  • Priority 2 - Knowledge and proven technical experience in the following domains:
    • Networking (Eth), Peripherls (USB, I2C, etc), Accelerator engines and algorithms

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