Verification Engineer

Aix-en-Provence, France - Full-time

About PLDA

PLDA is a developer and licensor of Semiconductor Intellectual Property (SIP) specializing in high-speed interconnect supporting multi-gigabit rates (2.5G, 5G, 8G, 16G, 25G, 32G, 56G, 112G), and protocols such as PCI Express, CCIX, CXL, and Gen-Z. PLDA has established itself as a leader in that space with over 3,200 customers and 6,400 licenses in 62 countries. PLDA is a global technology company with offices in Silicon Valley, France, Bulgaria, Taiwan, and China.

Your Mission

You will join the R&D team under the responsibility of the Director of Engineering and Verification Team Leader, your mission will be to:

  • Guarantee RTL designs are matching specifications and requirements
  • Define and implement verification plans and test plans to ensure the designs meet quality and performance goals
  • Build and maintain automated verification environments
  • Collaborate and communicate with management regarding verification status, project progress, and issue resolution
  • Provide customer level 3 technical support for the implemented design
  • Provide proper and comprehensive documentation for the usage and the architecture of the verification environments as well as reports for the verification results
  • Contribute to technical directions on all aspects of the verification domain

Skills Requirement

  • Verilog, System Verilog
  • Verification EDA tools, Verification methodologies, Verification IPs
  • Data management and version control systems
  • Automation servers and continuous integration
  • Proficiency in programming and/or scripting languages (Python, Cshell…)
  • Background in digital circuitry or hardware logic design

Additional Desirable Skills

  • High performance computing system, processor, cache coherency, chipset and ASICs
  • High speed interface protocols like PCIe, CCIX, CXL, Gen-Z, others
  • High performance memory interfaces
  • Knowledge on High Speed Serdes and PHY PMA

Your Profile

  • Master's degree or PHD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent
  • 3 or more years of experience in ASIC or FPGA design or verification
  • Good English skills, communication skills, and willingness to work with an international team