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Full-Time

Principal Design Verification Engineer

Posted on 6/27/2024

Astera Labs

Astera Labs

201-500 employees

Semiconductor connectivity solutions for AI and cloud

Hardware

Compensation Overview

$160k - $224kAnnually

Senior, Expert

Toronto, ON, Canada

Category
QA & Testing
Automation Testing
Required Skills
Python
Perl
Requirements
  • Strong academic and technical background in electrical engineering
  • Bachelor’s in EE required, Master’s preferred
  • ≥8 years’ experience in SoC/silicon products for Server, Storage, and/or Networking applications
  • Authorized to work in Canada
  • Experience with C/C++ in System Verilog environments using DPI/PLI
  • Ability to use Perl/Python scripting tools for automation
  • Experience in developing infrastructure and tests in hybrid directed and constrained random environments
  • Experience with Verification IPs for communication protocols like PCI-Express, Ethernet, Infiniband, DDR, NVMe, USB, etc.
  • Experience in developing user-controlled random constraints in transaction-based verification methodology
  • Experience with FPGA-based verification/emulation
Responsibilities
  • Develop test-plans and test-sequences in UVM
  • Collaborate with RTL designers to debug failures
  • Write assertions, cover properties, and analyze coverage data
  • Develop VIP abstraction layers for verification deployments
  • S/W debugging for SoC based designs
  • Verification expertise in PCIe protocol
  • Experience in memory technologies like DDR4/DDR5/HBM

Astera Labs specializes in semiconductor-based connectivity solutions, including PCIe, CXL, and Ethernet technologies, designed to optimize cloud and AI infrastructure by addressing performance bottlenecks in data-centric systems. Their purpose-built products enable high-bandwidth, low-latency interconnects for compute, storage, and accelerator resources, as well as robust CXL and PCIe connectivity for GPUs, AI accelerators, and networking applications.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$739.4M

Headquarters

Santa Clara, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

24%

1 year growth

42%

2 year growth

117%