Senior Firmware Engineer
CXL
Posted on 11/30/2023
INACTIVE
Astera Labs

201-500 employees

Semiconductor-based connectivity solutions for cloud-scale data
Company Overview
Astera Labs stands at the forefront of semiconductor-based connectivity solutions, specializing in the optimization of accelerated computing platforms for AI applications. Their pioneering products, based on PCIe, CXL, and Ethernet technologies, address the growing demand for efficient data processing, transfer, and storage in today's data centers. With a focus on enabling intelligent data infrastructure at cloud-scale, Astera Labs is a key player in supporting the vast majority of organizations investing in big data and AI initiatives.
Hardware

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$232.4M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Santa Clara, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

14%

1 year growth

42%

2 year growth

181%
Locations
Toronto, ON, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
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CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelors in Electrical Engineering / Electronics / Computer Science or related fields
  • Strong Firmware development skills in C within Embedded environments
  • Good understanding of CXL or PCIe features defined in standards and specifications
  • Experienced in implementing CXL or PCIe end point capabilities
  • Good knowledge in PCIe enumeration, MSI, MSI-X, SR-IOV and PCIe error handling
  • Currently based locally or open to relocation
Responsibilities
  • Designing and developing Firmware for validation and productization of CXL Memory devices and other future looking memory technologies for Astera Labs
Desired Qualifications
  • Familiarity with CXL 1.1/2.0/3.0 Memory Pooling and Sharing
  • Experienced in using PCIe Analyzer, familiarity with BIOS, BMC configuration
  • Good understanding of BIOS/PCIe device/OS interactions, MMIO and RAS concepts
  • Experienced in debugging customer issues related to PCIe on CPU platforms