Design Verification Engineer - Specialized (Markham, ON) in Markham at Volt

Date Posted: 1/15/2020

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    44 weeks
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    Volt Branch

Job Description


We are looking to hire an Design Verification Engineer - Specialized level for our Client in Markham, ON for approximately an 11 month assignment with the possibility of extension, through Volt Workforce Solutions Canada.

Job Description:   

  • Job Title:  Design Verification Engineer - Specialized level
  • Client: in the Semiconductor industry
  • Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  • Shift: (Mon-Fri) Day shift at 37.5 hrs per week paid time
  • Location: Markham, Ontario L3T 7X6, Canada
  • Pay Rate: $65.13- $86.84/hr (T4) + benefits available
  • Term: Approximately from 02/03/2020 to 01/29/2021 with the possibility of extension

*Note: The Manager is looking to review Serious and Interested Candidate Applications this week*

*Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada without Employment Sponsorship*


  • Work with global Front-End design team for large scale ASIC microprocessor and related functions.
  • Focus on digital design verification in simulation and hardware prototype platforms.
  • Responsible for multiple aspects in design verification planning and execution.
  • Accountable for project delivery.
  • Reading Design Specifications and Converting the specs to Verification tests and plan


  • Familiar with Unix/Linux environment and good at scripts
  • Understand the architecture of the chip and functional block being designed
  • Build UVM, Verilog and/or C/C++ model for simulation
  • Build testbenches, UVM UVCs for DUT with checkers and scoreboards.
  • Compose test plan following design specs and validation vectors to ensure functional completeness.
  • Excellent knowledge with AMBA interfaces (i.e AXI, AHB)
  • Preferred Experience:
    • Familiar with Linux Environment (including shell scripting, perl and linux gnu tools)
    • Experience with design for verification (functional coverage, test plan)
    • Should be versatile in any one of the high level verification flow such as SV, UVM / OVM etc as well as knowledge of industry standard tools for verification
    • Should have excellent communication skills (both written and oral)
    • Strong problem solving skills


  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering

Volt Workforce Solutions Canada is committed to meeting the needs of applicants and employees with disabilities in a timely manner, and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in support of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please let us know if you need an accommodation during any part of the application and selection process.

Volt Workforce Solutions Canada is an Equal Opportunity employer.