San Mateo, CA
RISC-V
Full-Time

Entry Level Verification Engineer - Hardware

SiFive is the leading provider of market-ready processor core IP, development tools and silicon solutions based on the free and open RISC-V instruction set architecture. Led by a team of seasoned silicon executives and the RISC-V inventors, SiFive helps SoC designers reduce time-to-market and realize cost savings with customized, open-architecture processor cores, and democratizes access to optimized silicon by enabling system designers in all market verticals to build customized RISC-V based semiconductors.
At SiFive, you’ll be part of a fun, engaging team and be afforded the opportunity to grow within the company. You will work side-by-side with the founders of RISC-V and bring to fruition the new RISC-V architecture and enable its rapid adoption by implementing new tools, breakthrough design methods and services. We need people who are trail-blazers, aren’t afraid to take a chance, and don’t always “go with the flow”.
The ideal candidate for this position would have a passion for verifying systems, but is not afraid to learn new things such as the Chisel hardware construction language. Inquisitive and knowledgeable, this candidate is versatile and has worked on many different components, including various processing units, bus architectures, and peripherals.  If this is you, join us. 

Responsibilities

  • Understanding design microarchitecture and writing testplans
  • Develop
  • Test Environment in Chisel
  • Integrate Test Environment with third party UVM VIPs 
  • Develop tests and coverage metrics
  • Execute test plan and coverage closure 

Qualifications

  • Experience with microarchitecture, logic design, and verification.
  • Experience in HVL and HDL (SystemVerilog, Verilog, UVM).

Nice to Have

  • Experience with Chisel (Hardware Construction Language), RISC-V preferred
  • Experience with functional programming languages (e.g., Scala, Haskell, OCaml)
SiFive is proud to be an equal employment opportunity workplace. We offer a competitive compensation package that includes flexible paid time off, health, vision and dental benefits, 401(k) plan, employee stock option program, and much more. If you yearn to be challenged and wish to work in an environment where the boundaries of your creativity and skills will be tested, then SiFive is place for you! 
SiFive is proud to be an equal employment opportunity workplace. We offer a competitive compensation package that includes flexible paid time off, health, vision and dental benefits, 401(k) plan, employee stock option program, and much more. If you yearn to be challenged and wish to work in an environment where the boundaries of your creativity and skills will be tested, then SiFive is place for you. Collaborate | Innovate | Empower