Engineer I- VLSI


Pune, IN

Job ID:  7715

About our group:

The group is part of Seagate’s VLSI Organization spread globally across multiple sites. Seagate designs world class controller SoCs for their HDDs. The group in Pune participates in design and verification activities of these complex SoCs. This group has some of the best talent from the industry and has taped out many controller chips.

About the role - you will:


•    Work in the Seagate VLSI group on functional verification of IP & SOCs of HDD controller chipset
•    Work with other Seagate engineers across multiple sites to verify IP and SoCs for use in high-volume storage devices
•    Develop Test-bench & Reference models in IP & SoC level verification environments
•    Work closely with design engineers to create constrained random based test-benches and test cases to meet the required functional and code coverage metrics with System Verilog using VCS
•    Provide support to the SoC environment in terms of overall tool debugging, script development, and revision control use
•    Work with Seagate and vendor design teams to ensure smooth delivery of IP verification suites into the integration environment
•    Writing test cases, as needed, to enhance functional coverage
•    Document and Implement Verification Plans
•    Debug and help resolve test failures
•    Create reusable verification environments to be used across multiple teams


About you:

•    Actively pursues opportunities for Front end verification
•    Also keen on learning and self-development
•    Quick learner in adapting new technologies
•    Shares knowledge with others and is keen to build expertise by working within the team
•    Ability and willingness to work in a multi-cultural environment and across multiple timezones

Your experience includes:

•    Knowledge of ASIC design flow and tools 
•    Good understanding of Circuit design, Logic design, Setup time, Hold time, Combinatorial and Sequential circuits, CMOS and Power consumption 
•    Experience with Verilog, SystemVerilog, VHDL
•    Knowledge and experience with UVM verification methodology
•    Experience in use of techniques to collect code and functional coverage
•    Experience in use of assertions
•    Experience with serial storage interfaces such as SATA, SAS and PCIe is a plus
•    Knowledge of disc drive controller architecture is a strong plus
•    Troubleshooting skills and ability to trace causes of a test case failure
•    C++ or other OOP languages with strong background in OOP concepts 
•    Scripting skills in Perl, TCL/TK, and C shell
•    Self-motivated & a strong team player 
•    Strong debug and analytical skills 
•    Ability to quickly learn new tools and technologies 
•    Ability to interface effectively with many diverse groups and people across multiple locations
•    Self-starter and self-motivated personality


Our site in Pune is dynamic, both in our cutting-edge, innovative work, as well as our vibrant on-site food, and athletic and personal development opportunities for our 400+ employees. You can enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner from one of four cafeterias in the park. Take a break from your workday and participate in one of our many walkathons or compete against your colleagues in carrom, chess and table tennis. Learn about a technical topic outside your area of expertise at one of our monthly Technical Speaker Series, or attend one of the frequent on-site cultural festivals, celebrations, and community volunteer opportunities. 

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