Who You'll Work With
Come join us and take part in crafting Cisco’s groundbreaking Service Provider and Enterprise solutions by crafting some of the most complex chips being developed in the industry with the opportunity to get full exposure to all aspects of the systems and applications we build (Silicon, Hardware, Software, telemetry, security, etc).
Our group offers an unusual combination of a startup culture with the benefits of working for the top tier networking company in the world!
What You'll Do
We are looking for an expert and talented Senior ASIC Engineer. 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 tape-out 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 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, Makefile, etc), and establishing guidelines for the team.
Good interpersonal skills, and validated leadership to accurately describe issues / improvements and lead team for on-time completion.
8+ years of hands on experience in large-scale, high-performance ASICs.
BE / MS in ECE / CS.
Understanding of networking and networking processors
End-to-end 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 bringup, 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)
9+ years of meaningful experience
Good written / verbal communication skills and leadership skills.
We connect everything : people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking aggressive risks to craft the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals.
And we do it in style with unusual personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.
We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation.
We are dreamers and we are doers.
We Are Cisco.