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Principal Hardware Design Engineer (Digital Design/Verification)


In this position, you will be a key part of the world-wide digital design validation
team at Aquantia spanning across design centers in Toronto, Canada; Bengaluru,
India and San Jose. You will architect and implement the chip and system level
verification test-bench which can be portable across various simulation, emulation
and prototyping platforms. You will be the core member of the Aquantia
verification think-tank influencing various aspects of pre- and post- Silicon
validation we would like to set up for the future products. It is a very
exciting time to join Aquantia as we transition to developing multiple products
for diverse industries in parallel.


  • Expert understanding of digital verification methodologies and
    tools including object-oriented test-bench, formal verification, high
    level modeling, portable APIs and stimulus across simulation and lab,
    reusability of validation code across HW and SW teams.
  • Expertise in coding in UVM, C, C++
  • Expertise in creating system level test-plans, coverage plan,
    constrained random end to end test stimuli to meet use-cases and
    verification goals
  • Expertise in FPGA based pre-silicon validation environments,
    porting of DV tests and code to FPGA and silicon, jointly working with SW
    team on bring-up and stress testing.
  • Experience in diagnosing issues in FPGA platforms and silicon in
    the lab and correlate them back to simulation environments
  • Experience in coding in scripting languages such as Perl, Python to
    set up lab based test environment.
  • Experience in using C++ or SystemC architecture models in digital
    DV environments.
  • Experience in Ethernet, 10GBase-T, PHY, MAC and switching
  • Experience in buses such as PCIe, MDIO and other networking buses

and Experience

  • MS/BS, Electrical or Electronics or Computer engineering
  • Minimum of 10 years of hands-on digital verification experience