The Tenstorrent team combines technologists from different disciplines who come together with a shared passion for AI and a deep desire to build great products. We value collaboration, curiosity, and a commitment to solving hard problems.
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CPU Verification Engineer - AI Silicon Design:
Functional verification of high-performance CPUs going into industry leading AI/ML architecture. The person coming into this role will help define DV strategies and execute on them while working alongside with a group of highly experienced engineers across various domains of the AI chip.
Define DV requirements for design changes resulting from rapidly evolving AI/ML models; work with engineers across domains to understand real world use cases
Develop DV testplans for ISA and microarchitecture and execute on them
Design and develop component, block and core level testbenches including stimulus engines, microarchitectural models, checkers
Build architectural tools for ISA level verification
Develop stimulus generators that scale from pre-silicon to emulation and post-silicon domain
Evaluate and integrate open-source toolchains into the DV flow
Develop DV environment, tools and infrastructure to enable functional verification for pre-silicon, emulation and post-silicon
Experience and qualifications:
BS/MS/PhD in EE/ECE/CE/CS with at least 5 years of experience
Experience with computer architecture/system components/network/fabric as a part of a CPU, ASIC or SOC design team
Verification methodologies and techniques – Simulation/debug, TB development, stimulus, checking, coverage, infrastructure, tools
Experience with C++ / SV / UVM as well as scripting languages
Experience with assembly level programming
Experience with hardware description languages (Verilog, VHDL) and simulators (VCS, NC, Verilator)
Strong problem solving and debug skills across various levels of design hierarchies
Locations: Santa Clara, CA; Austin, TX or Toronto, ON
Tenstorrent offers a highly competitive compensation package and benefits, and we are an equal opportunity employer.