Microchip Technology Principal/Staff Verification Engineer in Chandler, Arizona


Microchip Technology Inc. is seeking a Staff Verification Engineer for our Wireless Solutions Group. This individual will be responsible for leading verification activities on our wireless automotive products. They will work with team members across multiple international sites to implement advanced verification methodologies and lead projects with varying environments, methodologies, and test benches. Our Wireless Solutions Group works with a variety of embedded peripherals and processor cores ranging from ARM, MIPS, and 8051 to Co-Application processors and DSPs. We also work with a variety of wireless technologies such as Bluetooth, WiFi, Zigbee, Lora, etc.

The candidate should be well versed in:

  • Verification Requirements Development

  • Unit and SOC-level verification

  • VMM & UVM methodologies

  • Able to develop effective functional assertions and coverage elements

  • Verify structural and functional coverage of module and system level test suite

  • Develop scripts to automate verification process

  • Provide guidance and support to the verification development activities of team members

  • Provide feedback and review of verification activities across multiple projects

  • Define and develop verification process improvements and methodologies as part of continuous improvement

  • Support debug of Post Silicon issues


  • MSEE with 10+ years or BSEE with 12+ years of industry experience

  • Good understanding of Microcontroller architecture and products

  • Expertise in Verilog, System Verilog, C++, PERL/TCL and associated Mentor, Visualizer/Verdi tools and workflows

  • Expertise in digital design fundamentals and ability to debug complex designs at RTL and Gate level

  • Expertise in Module level verification and System level verification

  • Expertise in writing reusable System Verilog verification code and test bench architecture

  • Solid understanding of Object Oriented Programming concepts

  • Working experience in one of the verification methodology (VMM/UVM/OVM)

  • Able to write tests in C and Assembly code to verify SoC functionality

  • Able to define Verification process documentation, Flows and Review Verification Methodologies

  • Strong analytical, and problem-solving skills, as well as hands-on SoC debugging / bring up skills

  • Able to set team goals and work consistently towards achieving them

  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills

  • Self-motivated, ability to work independently and excel in team environment

  • Prior experience in a leadership role

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