Pre Silicon Validation Engineer
UST Global
Hillsboro, OR

About $70,000 - $96,000 a year


Job Details:

· Pre-Si Validation with emulation tool like Simics.

· Testing computer platform and sub-systems, triaging, filing bugs.

· Taking ownership of bugs and following them to closure.

· Enabling new features on Platform and OS.

Skillset Required:

· Understanding of PC architecture – motherboard and it’s components (PCIe, USB, USB-C, TBT, SATA, PCH, ICH, BIOS, UEFI, RAM, CPU, GPU)

· Good understanding of different power states of system and devices (ACPI – S-states, C-states, D-states)

· Good understanding and testing experience of various subsystems like Audio, Camera, Multimedia, communications (WiFi, BT, WiGig), sensors, etc.

· Should have manual and automation testing experience.

· Should have HLK testing experience

· Must have worked in Pre-Si validation environment.

· Good understanding of Windows OS and its features.

· Able to triage / debug Platform / OS issues.

· Hands on experience on test content creation and test case management.

· Good analytical skills

· Understanding of bug life cycle and any bug management tool like Jira, HSD, VSO, etc.

· Good to have (not mandatory): experience of automating tests using Python / PowerShell / C#.b

Job Type: Full-time


  • Presilicon Validation: 3 years (Required)