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At Ericsson, you can be a game changer! Because working here isn’t just a deal. It’s a big deal. This means that you get to leverage our 140+ years of experience and the expertise of more than 95,000 diverse colleagues worldwide. As part of our team, you will help solve some of society´s most complicated challenges, enabling you to be ‘the person that did that.’ We’ve never had a greater opportunity to drive change; setting the bar for technology to be inclusive and accessible; empowering an intelligent, sustainable, and connected world.

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SoC SVP Engineer

Job Description

Date: Mar 19, 2020

Location:  Austin, Texas

Ericsson is pleased to announce the opening of a new design/development center in the heart of Austin, Texas.  Taking advantage of the large pool of software talent of Austin, Ericsson is creating a new SW development team here to work on 5G!   We’re looking to staff a large number of design positions in several development areas.

5G is coming soon, and Ericsson is the early leader in bringing it to market. Pre-commercial trials are happening now and the possibilities across industries are endless – from automotive and transports to agriculture, utilities and more.

 

Our Exciting Opportunity:

Ericsson Austin is looking for a System Virtual Platform (SVP) Developer to join a growing world-class semiconductor development organization and to help drive excellence in our 5G network products. This role plays an important part in SoC verification by developing virtual models and enabling pre-silicon software development.

 

You will:

  • Be part of a dynamic and functionally diverse team with opportunities for gaining exposure to modeling, SW driven verification, and HW emulation/acceleration.
  • Create and integrate Transaction Level Models (TLMs) from hardware specifications and software user stories using SystemC/C++,
  • Develop and debug tests to qualify virtual SoCs, and
  • Perform HW/SW co-simulation and debug.
  • Also support hardware and software teams with infrastructure and tools for simulation control, debug, data collection and reporting.

 

To be successful in the role, you must have:

 

  • Master’s degree in engineering (or equivalent)
  • Experience in ASIC/SoC development (5+ years)
  • Solid understanding of Object Oriented Programming (OOP) concepts
  • Basic understanding of computer architecture
  • Excellent software debug skills, with experience debugging with GNU tools
  • Familiarity with scripting languages (e.g. Python, PERL)
  • Strong verbal and written technical communication skills

 

You might also have:

  • Experience with embedded software design and test
  • Exposure to debugging RTL in block and/or chip-level environments
  • Familiarity with TLM modeling using SystemC
  • Exposure to HW emulation/acceleration methods and tools
  • Pre-silicon and/or post-silicon debug experience
  • Experience leading and mentoring other engineers

 

Why Ericsson:

We work in an industry where new opportunities are emerging every day. And as these new opportunities emerge, we see the potential to make a difference.   Across 180+ countries, we have a culture that respects and supports your ambitions, in alignment with our values of Respect, Professionalism and Perseverance.

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