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Staff Engineer

CPU / Soc Micro-architecture

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10,001+ employees

Produces electronics, semiconductors, and IoT devices

Compensation Overview

$153.1k - $236.9kAnnually

+ Incentive Opportunities

Senior, Expert

San Jose, CA, USA

Hardware Engineering
Computer Hardware Engineering
Required Skills
  • Bachelors in Electrical/Computer Engineer with 10 years of relevant industry experience, or Masters in Electrical/Computer Engineer with 8 years or PhD in Electrical/Computer Engineer with 5 years in processor and SOC development or related field preferred.
  • Well understand RISC-V core or ARM core architecture.
  • Strong background in microarchitecture and computer architecture.
  • Experienced with hardware languages like Verilog, SystemVerilog, SystemC.
  • Experience in micro architecture of SoC, interface sub systems, logic modules.
  • Experience in architectural modeling & analysis.
  • Good knowledge in ASIC design flow.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Design and develop microarchitecture for RISC-V CPU and related IP components.
  • Define the microarchitecture of inside high-performance processor, compatible RISC-V ISA.
  • Design the tightly-coupled manner with computing extensions.
  • Design micro-architecture and RTL, taking charge of synthesis, logic, and timing verification.
  • Optimize the micro-architecture for the power/area efficiency.
  • Define and implement custom instructions on RISC-V ISA, working with applications and performance modeling teams.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and experts, including applications/software engineers, performance team, backend designers, and other architecture teams.
  • Provide technical leadership and mentorship to hardware and software engineers.
  • Complete other responsibilities as assigned.

Samsung Electronics specializes in a wide range of technology products, including smartphones, TVs, wearable devices, tablets, digital appliances, network systems, medical devices, semiconductors, and LED solutions, positioning itself at the forefront of the Internet of Things. The company's products incorporate advanced technologies such as IoT connectivity, semiconductor technology, and LED solutions.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Suwon-si, South Korea



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Comprehensive healthcare: Medical, Dental, Vision, Employee assistance program, Telehealth services

Work life success: PTO, FlexTime, FlexPlace, FlexYourFriday

Financial wellness: Health savings account, Flexible spending acounts, 401(k), Student loan support, Tuition assistance

Family first: Pregnancy support, Adoption assistance program, Paid child caregiver leave, Milk stork, WINFertility

Incentives: Fitness reimbursement, Annual physical. Preventative screenings, Lifestyle management