Location Cork City
Contact name: Micheal O’Maoldomhnaigh

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Job ref: 1245
Published: about 1 month ago


Our client a leading Multinational Semiconductor Telecom Company require Staff or Senior GPU Power Verification Engineer for roles based in Cork City, Ireland.


You will work with Architecture, Design team to understand the low power design features and create verification plans, develop test plan document for the design features and get them reviewed with design team, Develop verification components, testbench for low power verification and integrate third party VIPs/UVCs as required and Create constraint random verification environment using System Verilog, UVM.


  • Follow company defined verification methodologies

  • Perform Power Aware Verification in a random verification environment with embedded firmware running on the design

  • Regress and close the required Low Power coverage metrics to ensure high quality design

  • Create portable test setup, verification components that can be reused across simulation, emulation platforms

  • Perform failure debug involving hardware software co-debug  

  • Work with tool vendors and push the methodology to improve the verification flows.

  • System level RTL simulation & design verification.

  • Support SoC DV for their integration verification, chip bring up and post silicon debug.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering, or closely related field


  • 3+ years of hands on experience in System Verilog, OVM/UVM based constrained random verification.
  • 3+ years in Design validation/Post-Silicon debug.

  • 3+ years of hands on experience in developing verification components/UVCs, testbench for RTL verification

  • 3+ years of hands on testbench bringup, integrating third party VIPs, digital design, verification, debugging, and waveform debug

  • 2+ years of experience in UPF based Power Aware verification

  • 2+ years of experience in Functional coverage model development and/or code coverage closure

  • Proficient with low power SoC design constructs such as clock gates, level shifters, isolation cells and state retention cells.


Desirable Skills:

  • MS degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent; 8 years of practical experience

  • Experience with Synopsys NLP (native Low Power) tool.

  • Working knowledge of GLS , PAGLS and scripting languages such as Perl, Python is a plus

  • Power Aware Emulation verification experience

  • Hardware/Software Co-verification

  • Worked on Low Power coverage metrics collection and coverage closure

  • Knowledge of GPU/CPU/DDR/Bus preferred

  • Scripting skills using Python

  • Formal verification experience (AND/OR) Low Power Formal Verification experience

Working Model:

The company offers hybrid working model of 3 days onsite and 2 days from home. Well-being and life balance are fundamental,  As such, company policy allows employees to blend short-term remote working with annual leave.


For further information please contact Mícheál at Software Placements on 00353 1 5254642 or email