Design Verification Manager

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 to lead an international team of Verification Engineers working on complex semiconductor IP developments.


  • Line management of a large and growing team of verification engineers
  • Mentor and support team members in their career development
  • Provide technical direction to the verification team and the overall organization on all aspects of design verification
  • Contribute to the recruitment process


  • Establish measurable and achievable goals with a view to continuously improving overall verification productivity and quality
  • Build strong partnerships with functional groups like design, validation, and support, to effectively align verification execution
  • Lead project planning, staffing, execution and reporting
  • Set milestones, assign and track tasks 


  • Drive verification activities and overall product quality
  • Contribute to strategic decisions on verification methodology, tools and test bench architecture

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…)

Your Profile

  • 15 years minimum experience in semiconductor development 
  • Significant experience in technical lead, project management and people management
  • Expertise in design verification methodologies
  • Good English skills, communication skills, and willingness to work with an international team