Senior RTL Design Engineer

Posted on 6/18/2024

Baidu USA

Baidu USA

10,001+ employees

Culturally tailored search technology provider

Data & Analytics


Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • 8+ yrs of recent industry experience in high-performance, energy-efficient CPU designs
  • Expertise in CPU processor designs in one or more of the following areas: instruction fetch and decode; branch prediction; register renaming and instruction scheduling; scalar and/or vector execution units; load-store unit; cache and memory subsystems
  • Knowledge of RISC-V architecture is a plus
  • Proficiency with hardware (RTL) design in Verilog, System Verilog, or VHDL
  • Experience with Scala and/or Chisel is a plus
  • Attention to detail and a focus on high-quality design
  • Ability to work well with others and a belief that engineering is a team sport
  • Knowledge of at least one object-oriented and/or functional programming language
  • Background of successful CPU development from architecture through tapeout
  • MS/ PhD degree in EE, CE, CS or a related technical discipline, or equivalent experience
  • Architect, design and implement new features, performance improvements, and ISA extensions in RISC-V CPU core generators
  • Microarchitecture development and specification. Ensure that knowledge is shared via great documentation and participation in a culture of collaborative design
  • Perform initial sandbox verification, and work with design verification team to create and execute thorough verification test plans
  • Work with physical implementation team to implement and optimize physical design to meet frequency, area, power goals
  • Collaborate with performance modelling team for performance exploration and optimization to meet performance goals

Baidu's main product is an intelligent, culturally tailored search technology that powers various community-based and vertical search-based products, including web search, Baidu PostBar, Baidu Knows, Baidu Encyclopedia, Maps, Image Search, Video Search, and News Search. Their cutting-edge Box Computing Open Platform provides deep-linked content and applications directly through the search box, demonstrating their commitment to continually innovating to enhance user experience.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Hai Dian Qu, China



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