Hardware Verification Engineer - Display Processing


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Job Description

The Display Processing team with Media Engineering at Arm are seeking an experienced and highly motivated Hardware Verification Engineer to join a fast growing team and verify our next generation of cutting-edge Display Processor IP. The team predominantly employs multi-level constrained-random coverage-driven simulation techniques using SystemVerilog and UVM. This position is demanding, technical role, employing the latest hardware design and verification techniques to develop best-in-class hardware IP for low power display processing.

The opportunity is located at our Head Office in Cambridge working within a team which includes design, verification and modelling engineers working on future display processors.

What will you be accountable for?

The role covers development and deployment of methodologies as well as hands-on test bench development. Day to day work will include:

  • Reviewing and assessing proposed design changes.
  • Architecting verification IP and full verification environments.
  • Investigating and scripting new verification flows and optimising existing ones.
  • Developing methodology and deploying within the group.
  • Full ownership of verification closure.

Job Requirements

What skills, experience and qualifications do I need?

We require demonstratable experience working with constrained-random verification including ownership of a suitably complex verification environment. You are comfortable using SystemVerilog to develop verification components, familiar with the tools and processes for developing test benches and finishing all aspects of the verification process.

We require you to be competent developing verification flows to make best use of EDA tools.

Essential Attributes

  • Strong experience with SystemVerilog for verification of complex design IP.
  • Experience of architecting and implementing functional verification environments for IP.
  • You hold experience in developing re-usable and scalable code.
  • Good knowledge of UVM.
  • Strong scripting skills (UNIX shell scripting, Python or Perl) – being able to develop scripting to support new flows.
  • Ability to quickly understand and apply intricate specification details and you posses willingness to take on varied and technical challenges.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work well as part of a team.
  • A high level of pro-activity, and a methodical approach to problem analysis and solving.

Desirable Attributes

  • Experience with formal verification.
  • Video, GPU or Display verification experience.
  • Knowledge of C/C++.
  • Experience of FPGA and/or emulation flows.

In Media Engineering you will be working alongside the best engineers in the world, making market leading products for the world’s most successful companies.

With applications in mobile, machine learning, Internet of Things, automotive, security, and embedded devices, your ideas will make a difference and you will have the opportunity to lead, challenge the status quo and ultimately change the world of media processing.

Our product portfolio includes Graphics, Image, Display and Video IP and our Mali™ Graphics Processor is the world’s #1 shipping Graphics Processor.

We are a global team, working across numerous sites and cultures and we are entering a new growth phase to provide new technologies and products for new and existing markets and are looking for talented people to join the team.

Please take a look at the following video to see what it's like to work in Media Engineering: https://youtu.be/F4tNBNBgYEY

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  • Take daily responsibility to make the Global Arm community thrive
  • No individual owns the right answer. Brilliance is collective
  • Information is crucial, share it
  • Realise that we win when we collaborate — and that everyone misses out when we don’t

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  • Our differences are our strength. Widen and mix up the pool of people you connect with
  • Difficult things can take unexpected directions. Stick with it
  • Make feedback positive and expansive, not negative and narrow
  • The essence of progress is that it can’t stop. Grow with it and own your own progress

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  • Be quirky not egocentric
  • Recognise the power in saying ‘I don’t know’
  • Make trust our default position
  • Hold strong opinions lightly Be quirky not egocentric. Make trust our default position.

With offices around the world, Arm is a diverse organisation of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling a vibrant, inclusive, meritocratic, and open workplace, where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to Arm's success in the global marketplace.



Your particular benefits package will depend on position and type of employment and may be subject to change. Your package will be confirmed on offer of employment. Arm’s benefits program provides permanent employees with the opportunity to stay innovative and healthy, ensure the wellness of their families, and create a positive working environment.

  • Annual Bonus Plan
  • Discretionary Cash Award
  • Group Personal Pension Plan with enhanced company contribution
  • Medical, Travel, Health & Life Insurances
  • Holiday, 25 days annual leave with option to buy an additional 5 days per year
  • Sabbatical, 20 paid days every four-year of service
  • Volunteering, One (1) paid working day each year (TeamARM)
  • Varies by location: cycle to work, free car parking, gym on site, team and social events

About Arm

Arm® technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. From the unmissable to the invisible; our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 86 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer. With more than 1,000 technology partners including the world’s most famous business and consumer brands, we are driving Arm innovation into all areas compute is happening inside the chip, the network and the cloud.

With offices around the world, Arm is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to Arm's success in the global marketplace.

About the office

At our global HQ in Cambridge, England we house the majority of our engineering and our corporate groups that deliver our extraordinary success. As a world-renowned university town, Cambridge boasts both a beautiful countryside and a historical town center. Local activities include punting on the River Cam and the many museums that reside within Cambridge University.

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