Principal ASIC Verification Engineer, Bristol

Principal ASIC Verification Engineer, Bristol

Job ID: 176943
Location: Bristol, England, UK
Salary: Share Scheme + Flexible working + Team lead responsibilities!
Job Type: Permanent

Principal ASIC Verification Engineer – Reporting to the Director of Hardware Design – Bristol!

I am looking for a passionate engineer, who can help formulate and direct the verification of my clients next device! This is a superb opportunity to join a growing and well-established company in Bristol – not only a job which provides career progressing and job satisfaction but also a role and company whereby benefits include share options, flexible working, private medical insurance and an excellent compensation package.

As the successful Principal Verification Engineer you will have a proven track record in the Verification of complex Digital ICs.  Responsibilities will include Processor core and Chip level test specification and verification methodology, Verification tools & infrastructure and supporting the design team in closing coverage.


You will have demonstrable skills in ASIC Verification, from test specification to metric driven sign-off, including hands-on expertise in:
  • Hardware Verification Languages theory and practice, including usage in RTL verification of processor systems. Ours is a Verilog / System Verilog environment, with a mix of UVM and custom instruction set checking.
  • Strong knowledge of RTL test-plan generation, assertion based and formal verification techniques and coverage analysis.
  • Directed and Constrained Random test approaches and use of assembly code / software in processor core verification. Embedded programming experience would be an advantage.
Your Technical Experience should include a working knowledge of processor architecture and processor design, with an appreciation of hardware and low-level software.

Whilst this is a hands-on role, it would be beneficial if your experience includes leadership experience, be it of small verification team, working with 3rd party IP providers or directing sub- contractors.

For more information and a confidential discussion please contact Rachel Mason at IC Resources – 0118 9881107


+44 (0)118 988 1150

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