Qualcomm Staff/Senior Staff Engineer – DFT in Chennai, India

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Staff/Senior Staff Engineer – DFT

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Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering - Hardware


India - Chennai

Job Overview

Staff/Senior Staff Engineer position responsible for implementing advanced DFT/DFD/DFM (design for test/debug/manufacturability) techniques for high performance, highly integrated WLAN SoCs.

The successful candidate will be directly involved with implementation of DFT architectures to achieve high quality manufacturing tests that reduce test cost, and increase production quality.

The position will involve test insertion, vector development and validation and silicon debug.

Minimum Qualifications

10+ years of experience in many of the following areas:

-DFT/DFD/DFM techniques for complex SoCs - Fault modeling Stuck-at, Transition, Path Delay, IDDQ, and other models

-Scan Insertion, ATPG, Scan Compression, At-speed Testing - Scan Insertion using DFTCompiler or equivalent

-Exposure to industry standard ATPG tools like Mentor TestKompress, Synopsys TetraMax, Cadence Encounter Test

-Experience with LVmemBIST or Synopsys STAR BIST

-Industry standard simulation tools such as VCS, Questasim, NCVerilog

-Silicon bring-up, debug, and validation of DFT features on ATE

-Scripting in Perl and Tcl

-Exposure to WLAN SoC design and test for enterprise, mobile and adjacent market applications

Preferred Qualifications

Implementation of DFT/DFD/DFM techniques for high performance, highly integrated WLAN SoCs.

Work with design teams to improve low coverage on designs to desired target.

Generate ATE patterns and work with Test Engineers during pattern bring up and debug.

Supervision and mentoring of junior members of the team.

Education Requirements

-Bachelors, Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Masters/M.Tech Electrical Engineering


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