CPU Performance - Emulation Lead
Posted on: May 21, 2020
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Job DescriptionAbout the roleArm is the industry's leading supplier
of microprocessor technology, offering the widest range of
microprocessor cores to address the performance, power and cost
requirements for almost all application markets. Combining a
vibrant ecosystem with more than 1,000 partners delivering silicon,
development tools and software, and over 150 billion processors
shipped, our technology is at the heart of a computing and
connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live
and businesses operate.
In the role you are a part of the Austin-based CPU Performance
team, which is part of Arm's worldwide CPU development group. This
diverse engineering-centric team defines, designs, and validates
Arm processor IP. Arm-based processors are the brains in billions
of diverse electronic devices, and we collaborate with the world's
leading technology companies.
As a Senior member of our team, you would be responsible for
validating the Performance of next-generation Arm Cortex-A class
CPUs on Emulation. You will be a part of a growing organization
with a validated business model and a strong plan for continued
future growth. Your team focuses on engineering using the latest
tools and methodologies with an eye for innovation and creative
problem solving.What will I be accountable for?Your
responsibilities as a CPU Performance Emulation Lead:
--- Develop strategies for extending the use of our advanced
Emulation platforms to analyze CPU Performance & Power--- Leverage
existing tools for Performance Debug and Workload Analysis, and
identify opportunities for improvement--- Analyze Performance &
Power results from Emulation, and root cause Correlation issues---
Interact technically with both internal engineering teams and
Job RequirementsWhat skills, experience, and qualifications do I
--- MS (Masters) or BS (Bachelors) in Electrical Engineering or
Computer Engineering--- Minimum of 4 years of experience relevant
to CPU hardware--- Knowledgeable in Performance Verification
methodologies preferably on Emulation platform--- Demonstrated
ability to build Emulation models, run tests on Emulation platforms
(such as Palladium, Veloce or Zebu), debug test failures and tune
performance/throughput--- Ability to debug hardware issues from
waveforms, log files and trace dumps--- Strong CPU
microarchitecture background--- Familiarity with C, C++, Python and
Verilog--- Strong analytical, problem-solving and communication
skills--- Experience building workloads for pre-Silicon
environments is a plus
Desired behaviors for this role:
At Arm, we are guided by our core beliefs that reflect our rare
culture and guide our decisions, defining how we work together to
defy ordinary and shape extraordinary:
We, not I
Collaboration first, egos last.
---Start with long-term value to customers and partners, and work
back from there.
---Collaborate, decide, commit, and bring people with you.
---Make the most of all the skills and knowledge across Arm; share
information with those who need it.
---Care about the people around you.
Passion for progress
Innovation that enables our ecosystems, Arm and our people to
---Work with pace and judgement. Adapt to circumstances.
---Take risk in support of Arm's progress.
---Be accountable for the decisions you take. Learn from
---Pursue innovation relentlessly.
Be your brilliant self
Skillful individuality, performance and fulfilment.
---Seek and embrace differences.
---Encourage curiosity and challenge.
---Give people trust and autonomy; show people they can trust you
to do brilliant work in pursuit of Arm's goals.
BenefitsYour 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 Awards
- 401(k), 100% matching on first 6% eligible earnings
- Medical, Dental & Vision, 100% coverage for employee only,
shared cost for dependents
- Basic Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
- Short Term (STD) and Long Term (LTD) Disability Insurance
- Vacation, 20 days per year with option to buy 5 more.
- Holidays, 13 days per year
- Sabbatical, 20 paid days every four-years of service
- Sick Leave, 7 days per year
- Volunteering, four hours per month (TeamARM)
- Office location dependent: caf-- on site, fitness facilities,
team and social events
- Additional benefits include: Flexible Spending Accounts for
health and dependent care, EAP, Health Advocate, Business Travel
Accident Program & Commuter programs.
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About ArmArm-- 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
About the officeThe Arm Austin office employs staff from across all
divisions of ARM and is considered the engineering hub for North
America. Austin has the nickname of "Silicon Hills" thanks to the
high number of tech companies in the area, and is also known as the
"Live Music Capital of the World". Events such as South by
Southwest, Austin City Limits Music Festival and the F1 Grand Prix
are but a few of the many activities that make Austin a top
destination for both residents and travelers.
Austin, TX USA
5707 Southwest Pkwy
Bldg 1 Suite 100
Austin, TX. 78735
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