Senior Digital Design & Verification Engineer at Morse Micro

Digital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia sydney engineering design
Posted 14 days ago

Are you an expert digital design and verification engineer with 7+ years experience developing mixed-signal chips? Do you want to play a key role in building next generation Wi-Fi chips that will truly enable the Internet of Things? Keen to make a real difference in a VC-backed startup and work in a dynamic & fun environment? Then join Australia’s fastest growing semiconductor company based in Sydney. You’ll work with the team that invented Wi-Fi 20 years ago, and help shape the future of Wi-Fi.

As a Senior Digital Design and Verification Engineer, your responsibilities will include the design, development, and verification of digital subsystems within our chips. Ideal applicants will have a broad range of digital design and verification skills and strong industry experience in designing low-power mixed-signal SoCs. 

We are open to sponsoring a work visa for the right candidate.

Responsibilities include:

  • Chip and block-level design and verification
  • Enhancement of our design and verification infrastructure
  • Working across teams to ensure efficient hardware-software co-design and implementation
  • Assisting with tapeout duties such as system verification, synthesis, ensuring excellent QoR in P&R, gate level netlist simulations to validate design and power intent, and power analysis 

What we’re looking for:

  • Digital design and verification experience with 7+ years relevant industry experience
  • MSc in Electrical / Electronics / Communication Engineering or Computer Science
  • A deep understanding of digital design fundamentals including low power and multi-clock-domain design for mass-produced, mixed-signal chips
  • Expert in mixed signal ASIC design and simulation, experience with AMS simulation is a plus
  • Very experienced with the Cadence or Synopsys simulation suites
  • Experience with coverage collection tools
  • Experience defining functional verification requirements, implementing tests to meet them
  • Expert in HDL languages such as Verilog, SystemVerilog or VHDL 
  • Experience with building complex testbench infrastructures
  • Experience running and debugging gate level simulations in post-PnR netlists with SDF annotation, power-aware simulation experience is a plus
  • Experience setting up and maintaining continuous integration (CI) flows for regression testing and reporting status
  • A good understanding of embedded processor systems, familiarity with RISC-V is a plus
  • Experience writing embedded C and structuring code in a way which makes reusability and maintenance a breeze
  • Experience with cocotb is a plus
  • Hands-on experience with Linux development environment staples such as make, shell scripts and Python
  • Experience using the git revision control tool

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary + excellent stock option package
  • Potential to sponsor a work visa for the right candidate
  • Healthy work environment with sit/stand desks and large screens
  • Office perks such as stocked drinks fridge, snack bar and barista coffee
  • Newly fitted-out offices, with a relaxed, friendly work environment

Who we are:

Morse Micro is a fabless semiconductor company building Wi-Fi HaLow (802.11ah) chips for the Internet of Things (IoT). We are a team of wireless experts that love to innovate and invent. Together, we are building the world’s lowest power Wi-Fi technology that will enable billions of IoT devices to connect securely to the internet. We are a global team with offices in Sydney & Picton (Australia), Irvine & Boston (USA) and Hangzhou (China).

How to apply:

To apply submit your CV and cover letter and tell us why you would be a stand-out applicant for the role of Senior Digital Design & Verification Engineer at Morse Micro.