Senior Silicon Hardware Development Engineer




Santa Clara, CA


Position summary

con designs to improve quality, safety, and manufacturability.

  • Collaborate and Lead: Collaborate across System Architecture, DFT, ASIC, SW/FW, platform, validation, and production teams throughout the product life cycle; Lead system-level architecture, design, productization, debugging, and deployment.

  • Push the Boundary: Define roadmaps by tracking industry/market trends, collecting current product feedback, prototyping new ideas, and conducting data-driven tradeoff analysis.

  • Hands-on Actions: Support silicon bring-up, validation, and debug; Coordinate product level feature deployment; Lead efforts to address customer issues.

What we need to see:

  • BS or MS in Electrical/Computer Engineering or equivalent experience.

  • 10-15 years in silicon system architecture, digital design, validation, and debugging.

  • Strong fundamentals in digital design, system and microarchitecture, timing, power, and noise; Deep understanding of SW/firmware and HW/SW interaction; Knowledge in DFT, BIST, scan architecture, fault analysis, clocking, boot/reset flows, and ATE/SLT testing is nice to have.

  • Hands-on lab experience (oscilloscopes, multimeters, logic analyzers) is a plus.

  • Basic programming and scripting skills such as C/C++, Python, Perl

  • Excellent problem-solving, teamwork, and interpersonal skills.

It's not just technology, though! It is our people who are some of the brightest in the world. At the center of NVIDIA's culture are our core values, like innovation, perfection, determination, and teamwork, that guide us to be the best we can be. This makes NVIDIA one of the most innovative and multifaceted places to work. We do our life's work here, and if you are creative and driven, we want to hear from you.

The base salary range is 164,000 USD - 304,750 USD. Your base salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and the pay of employees in similar positions.

You will also be eligible for equity and benefits. NVIDIA accepts applications on an ongoing basis.

NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.