Firmware Validation Engineer
L&T Technology Services Ltd.

About $70,000 - $95,000 a year

SSD Firmware Validation

  • Work closely with the system architects and the firmware team to develop design verification plans, test bench and test cases
  • Develop an overall firmware validation strategy including defining validation infrastructure and validation methodology
  • Debug the firmware and expose design issues
  • Define and design functional tests required to meet customer needs
  • Review SanDisk SATA/NVMe SSD validation requirements and influence future SanDisk product design for debug and test
  • Work with customers to understand field bugs and to enhance the validation coverage
  • Interface with all key stakeholders to ensure product validation meets customer expectations and needs
Technical and analytical skills required

  • In depth understanding of firmware algorithms used in any NAND Flash based storage devices (SSD, eMMC, SD, USB Flash drives) or other storage devices
  • Knowledge in any Host protocols like as SCSI, SATA, eMMC, UFS, PCIe, NVMe is an added advantage
  • Experienced and familiar with firmware development, Integration and validation
  • Knowledgeable on product and quality standards and relevant host protocols, in particular SATA and NVMe.
  • Test coverage methods for real-time embedded systems, especially storage systems and/or NAND storage
  • Able to methodically root cause complex failure mechanism
  • Strong programming knowledge & debugging skills in Python, C and C++.
  • Soft skills, Excellent written and verbal skills, be a Team player
  • Able to develop key relationships
  • Able to elect requirements from all stakeholders
  • Be able to work in pressure for quick resolution and delivery
Primary Skills

SSD Firmware, C, PYTHON

Storage FW


Secondary Skills

Python, C, C++

Any specific industry experience