Silicon Physical Design Verification Manager

Posted on 6/4/2024



201-500 employees

High performance RISC-V computing solutions


Senior, Expert

Austin, TX, USA + 3 more

  • Deep understanding of the challenges associated with advanced process nodes (7nm and below)
  • More than 10 years experience in managing and driving full chip convergence for high end chip designs using advanced process nodes
  • Hands-on experience with auditing rule decks and settings to drive convergence
  • Hands-on experience in closure and tapeout of large hierarchical designs
  • Experience with industry standard physical verification tools (Calibre, Pegasus)
  • Strong scripting skills in tcl and python
  • Ability and taste for solving complex problems, efficient written and verbal communication, excellent organization skills
  • Self starter and highly motivated
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with various teams and be productive under aggressive schedules
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Education and Experience: Masters + 15 years experience
  • Develop PDV methodology and infrastructure to enable the verification flow of large SoCs across DRC, LVS, ESD
  • Drive convergence across analysis types at full chip level and sub blocks
  • Perform full chip integration and run the complete suite of physical verification checks
  • Provide guidance to the implementation teams throughout the project to enable early convergence and final closure
  • Interface with various internal and external design teams to ensure the high quality of their deliverables and successful integration
  • Work with the package and floorplan teams to define padring and bump map design
  • Collaborate with our technology team to define flows and integrate foundry PDK data
  • Manage a team of engineers to deliver PDV convergence to meet or exceed program milestones

Rivos provides a compelling work environment for those keen on contributing to leading-edge computing solutions in the enterprise sector. The company is a specialist in leveraging high-performance RISC-V systems, positioning it as a key player in the advanced computing niche. Working here exposes employees to cutting-edge technology and significant industry challenges, nurturing a culture of innovation and technical excellence.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding



Santa Clara, California



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