Principal Design Verification Engineer - 2100716
Marlborough, MA  / Morrisville, NC  / Austin, TX 
Posted 16 days ago
Job Description
About Marvell

At Marvell, we believe that infrastructure powers progress. That execution is as essential as innovation. That better collaboration builds better technology. Trusted by the world's leading technology companies for 25 years, we move, store, process and secure the world's data with semiconductor solutions designed for our customers' current needs and future ambitions. Through a process of deep collaboration and transparency, we're ultimately changing the way tomorrow's enterprise, cloud, automotive, and carrier architectures transform-for the better.

The data infrastructure that our customers build has never been more critical to our global economy. It's what's keeping the world connected, businesses running, and information flowing. If you're ready to excel, innovate, and truly enjoy your work, apply now for the position detailed below.

The Opportunity

The Core Complex organization in the Processor Business Unit designs, builds, and integrates the processor, coherent cache, interconnect fabric, and the IO-bridge. The team works across Architecture, RTL, Verification, Physical Design disciplines to deliver high-performance, low-power SoCs for use in wireless infrastructure and networking equipment including servers, switches, routers, secure gateways, firewall, network monitoring, and smartNICs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Write a verification test plan using random techniques and coverage analysis, and work with designers to ensure it is complete.

  • Develop tests and tune the environment to achieve coverage goals. Debug failures and work with designers to resolve issues.

  • Architecting, developing, and maintaining tools to streamline the design of state-of-the-art multi-core SoCs.

  • Transform the requirements from the engineering teams into software tools that are both easy to use and scalable within a highly parallel compute environment. Unit and regression testing of software tools.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related fields and 10-15 years of related professional experience. OR Master's degree and/or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related fields with 5-10 years of experience.

  • Good programming skills using System Verilog.

  • Experience with UVM.

  • Experience with writing a detailed test plan and building a sophisticated, directed, random-verification environment.

  • Experience with scripting language such as Python or Perl and EDA Verification tools (VCS and Verdi).

  • Experience with Object-Oriented Design and implementation.

  • Good understanding of Linux OS.

  • Understanding of networking protocols a plus.Other Skills:

  • Diligent, detail-oriented, and willing to take initiative and handle assignments with minimal supervision.

  • Must be able to learn on the fly and work in a fast-paced environment.

Other Skills:

  • Diligent, detail-oriented, and willing to take initiative and handle assignments with minimal supervision.

  • Must be able to learn on the fly and work in a fast-paced environment.


The Perks

With competitive compensation and great benefits, you will enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture. We'll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us. For additional information on what it's like to work at Marvell, visit our page.

Your Future

Marvell provides a work environment that promotes employee growth and development. We are searching for an individual who wants to grow with the company and will strive to improve performance. If you are driven, personable, and energetic, there will be additional opportunities for you here at Marvell.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Any applicant who requires a reasonable accommodation during the selection process should contact Marvell HR Helpdesk at or 408-222-3604.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
10 to 15 years
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