Digital RTL Design Engineer, Senior Staff
Irvine, CA  / Santa Clara, CA 
Posted 29 days ago
Job Description
About Marvell

At Marvell, we believe that infrastructure powers progress. That execution is as essential as innovation. That better collaboration builds better technology. Trusted by the world's leading technology companies for 25 years, we move, store, process and secure the world's data with semiconductor solutions designed for our customers' current needs and future ambitions. Through a process of deep collaboration and transparency, we're ultimately changing the way tomorrow's enterprise, cloud, automotive, and carrier architectures transform-for the better.

The data infrastructure that our customers build has never been more critical to our global economy. It's what's keeping the world connected, businesses running, and information flowing. If you're ready to excel, innovate, and truly enjoy your work, apply now for the position detailed below.

The Opportunity

Automotive PHY digital design group

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, implement, test, and document micro-architecture and RTL for reasonably complex design blocks (>1M gates).
  • Work closely with system architecture and chip architecture teams to come up with micro-architecture and design specification.
  • Participate in the full design development cycle, end-to-end, from writing micro-architecture docs, RTL coding, Lint Rule checking, CDC, Synthesis, Specifications of timing constraints and working closely for timing closure.
  • Closely work with design verification teams to review test-plans and execution of test coverage, bring up block tests on silicon during lab testing, and maintenance of designed blocks are reusable IPs. Participate in block level and chip level verification.
  • Evaluate and participate in improving design and verification methodologies including automating processes or evaluating state-of-the-art tools.


  • MSEE with 3-6 years of relevant IC design experience.
  • The candidate must possess demonstrated work experience in several of following areas:
  • Creating micro-architectural specs from standards, architectural specifications
  • Digital Logic design, Verilog /SystemVerilog RTL coding
  • Creating reusable design components, clock/reset modules, lower power management modules, multiple clock domain based designs
  • Understanding of digital design flow including RTL simulation, logic synthesis, timing constraints, timing closure, STA, gate level simulation, CDC, equivalence checking
  • Design verification - unit/chip level, using UVM, code coverage, functional coverage.


The Perks

With competitive compensation and great benefits, you will enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture. We'll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us. For additional information on what it's like to work at Marvell, visit our page.

Your Future

Marvell provides a work environment that promotes employee growth and development. We are searching for an individual who wants to grow with the company and will strive to improve performance. If you are driven, personable, and energetic, there will be additional opportunities for you here at Marvell.

At Marvell, we are doing our part to help keep our communities and our teams safe. As part of our efforts, and to align with applicable government requirements, we are currently requiring all U.S. employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to access any Marvell facility. Marvell further requires all new hires to report their vaccination status. Please be aware that your employment with Marvell may become subject to either the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors or the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Emergency Temporary Standard, both of which may place additional conditions of employment on you related to being fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Marvell will consider requests for medical and religious accommodations.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Any applicant who requires a reasonable accommodation during the selection process should contact Marvell HR Helpdesk at or 408-222-3604.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
3 to 6 years
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