• Cache Coherency Verification Lead

    Intel Boston, MA 02133

    Job #2431539134

  • Job Description

    Are you passionate about working on cutting edge technology and bringing it to life? Then the Xe Silicon Engineering team has opportunities for you. This team focus on designing, validating and delivering all silicon that drives our Xe product roadmap. We are looking for a Pre-Silicon Verification Lead/ Architect to join our team. In this position, you will be working as part of a Pre-Silicon Fabric IP Verification Team for current and next generation Graphics Products.

    Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

    • Architecting and driving IP/Fabric Verification environment Strategy and Execution

    • Developing and utilizing various software tools and/or methodologies with the goal to ensure highly configurable and reusable functional models (including synthesizable models)

    • Creating necessary tool/test environments, test content, and verification flows

    • Responsible for collaborating with SOC/IP verification teams in defining reusable functional and reference models

    • Potentially participating in the debug of failures to identify modelling issues.

    • Continuously improve and maintain quality of functional models to keep up with design and verification requirements

    Behavioral traits that we are looking for:

    • Strong written and verbal communication skills

    • Strong leadership in driving execution across different functional team

    • Possess strong teamwork, problem-solving and influencing skills along with abilities to work with different geographical locations

    There are very few hardware design teams in the world that build these parallel GPU products that are re-shaping the computing and data center world. This is your opportunity to be in the center of the development of the next generation of these products.


    You must possess the below minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates.

    Minimum skills and experience:

    Candidate must have a Bachelor's in Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related fields with 15+ years of Industry experience. OR a Master's in same fields with 9+ years of experience:

    Your experience must be in the following:

    • IP/Subsystem Verification (UVM, System Verilog etc..)

    • RTL/Testbench debugging skills

    • SV/UVM Testbench creation, VIP/BFM integration, configuration

    • Write verification strategy/plan, test plan, bug filing(Jira/HSD)

    • Test writing, Regression management, Coverage (Functional/Code) etc

    • Hardware Cache Coherency Architecture

    Preferred skills and experience:

    • Deep knowledge of any modern complex bus protocol (PCIe, USB4, CXL etc)

    • Experience of Complex Fabric Verification

    • Cache Coherency (Caching/Home Agent) Verification experience

    Inside this Business Group

    The focus of Accelerated Computing Systems and Graphics (AXG) is to accelerate our execution in strategic growth areas of high-performance computing and graphics. AXG is chartered with delivering high performance computing and graphics solutions (IP, Software, Systems), for both integrated and discrete segments across client, enterprise and data center. Our mission is to make zeta-scale computing accessible to every human on the planet by the end of this decade and to entertain, educate and connect billions of people with buttery smooth visual experiences.

    Other Locations

    US,CA,Santa Clara;US,AZ,Virtual

    Covid Statement

    Intel strongly encourages employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Intel aligns to federal, state, and local laws and as a contractor to the U.S. Government is subject to government mandates that may be issued. Intel policies for COVID-19 including guidance about testing and vaccination are subject to change over time.

    Posting Statement

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance.


    We offer a total compensation package that ranks among the best in the industry. It consists of competitive pay, stock, bonuses, as well as, benefit programs which include health, retirement, and vacation. Find more information about all of our Amazing Benefits here: ~~~

    Annual Salary Range for jobs which could be performed in US, Colorado, New York, Washington, California: $156,410.00-$250,410.00

    *Salary range dependent on a number of factors including location and experience

    Working Model

    This role will be eligible for our hybrid work model which allows employees to split their time between working on-site at their assigned Intel site and off-site. In certain circumstances the work model may change to accommodate business needs.