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Senior Design Verification Engineer

Senior Design Verification Engineer

Website ventanamicro Ventana Micro Systems

RISC-V Performance Leader Delivering Data Center Class CPU Cores

Ventana Micro Systems is at the forefront of the 2 hottest trends that are revolutionizing the semiconductor industry: RISC-V and Chiplet Architecture.  Check out our CEO talking with global tech analyst Patrick Moorhead about how Ventana combines the extensibility of RISC-V with chiplet technology to create customer-driven innovation for best-in-class solutions for the data center.

The company is well-funded and backed by some of the largest strategic investors in the industry with the goal of building best-in-class CPU cores for cloud, enterprise, 5G, and Edge computing. We invite you to join the revolution and contribute to one of the hottest Semiconductor startups in the industry.

We are looking to fill multiple Design Verification openings to continue the development of its innovative RISC-V processors and subsystems.


  • Develop and execute verification plans for units and features.
  • Construct testbenches, scoreboards, and stimulus generators.
  • Implement functional coverage models.
  • Debug designs in simulation, prototyping platforms, and silicon.

Qualifications Required:

  • Roles requiring both 4+ and 8+ years industry experience
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in related engineering field
  • Ability to work independently and across geographies
  • Strong domain knowledge of computer architecture

Skills and Qualifications Desired:

  • SystemVerilog verification development experience
  • Testbench construction using UVM or analogous methodologies
  • Scoreboards and stimulus generators for complex units
  • Industry experience with CPU microarchitecture (e.g. x86, ARM, SPARC, MIPS, RISC-V, POWER) and/or coherent caching systems
  • Software development experience in compiled (C/C++) and interpreted (Python) languages
  • Unit or feature ownership throughout the project lifecycle
  • Post-silicon validation


Ventana is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and uphold an inclusive environment where all people feel that they are equally respected and valued. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or nationality, ancestry, age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, or any other category protected by law.


Ventana encourages all employees to be fully vaccinated (and boosted, if eligible) against COVID-19. We do require Proof of vaccination (or proof of a negative PCR test) in order to work in the office or meet with customers/business partners

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