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Principal Engineer SW

Principal Engineer SW

Website MIPS Technologies

We’re taking RISC-V to new heights!

We are seeking an experienced software engineer in high performance CPU environments to work with CPU architects, micro-architects, software engineers, and RTL designers to create software for CPU cores and sub-systems.

You will:
Develop software products for CPU IP including Linux kernel features, toolchains, and simulators
Explore performance improvements and work with architects, micro-architects, and software engineers to optimize performance
Performance verification support

Ideally, you’ll have:
Bachelor’s/Master’s degree with 7+ years of experience
Knowledge of CPU Architecture
Understanding of in-order/out-of-order pipelines
Strong coding (C, C++) and scripting (csh, bsh, Python/Perl) skills
Good understanding of industry-standard software like GNU, LLVM, Linux

A plus if you have:
Knowledge/experience with RISC-V, ARM, and/or MIPS architectures
Knowledge/experience with CPU features such as branch prediction, prefetching, and other techniques
Experience with toolchain development
Experience with Linux kernel development
Experience with performance simulators
Experience with AI/ML

Here’s what you can expect from us:
At MIPS, you’ll be a member of a fast-growing team of technologists that are creating the industry’s highest performance RISC-V processors.  Small teams that are part of a non-compartmentalized structure – you’ll be able to understand and have an impact on the bigger picture. A great deal of autonomy, with support from some of the industry’s most experienced CPU engineers. An unlimited growth path – with the right skills, you can decide where you want to expand and grow in your role at MIPS. The opportunity to learn a great deal about the blossoming RISC-V architecture in cutting edge applications with industry leading customers.

At MIPS we provide meaningful benefits programs and products to our associates and their families. MIPS offers a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, retirement savings, and paid leave!

More about us:
MIPS is well-known as a microprocessor pioneer, having led the way in RISC-based computing to enable faster and more power efficient semiconductors for a wide range of applications from consumer electronics to networking and communications. More than 30 years after the introduction of the original MIPS RISC architecture, MIPS processors have shipped into billions of consumer and enterprise products.

Today, MIPS is once again leading a RISC revolution as we build on our deep roots to accelerate the RISC-V architecture for high-performance applications. We are focused on delivering our first RISC-V products: the MIPS eVocore processors, which provide a new level of scalability for high-performance heterogeneous computing. Because of our RISC heritage, deep engineering expertise, and proven technologies, MIPS can accelerate development and deployment of RISC-V based solutions.

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