Graphics Memory Hub Verification Deployment Engineer in Markham at Volt

Date Posted: 3/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Duration:
    36 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $47.0 - $62.76/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are looking to hire a Graphics Memory Hub Verification Deployment Engineer for our Client in the Semiconductor industry in Markham, ON for approximately a 9 months' contract with the possibility of extension.

Job Description:

  • Job Title: Graphics Memory Hub Verification Deployment Engineer
  • Client: a Semiconductor Company
  • Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  • Location: Markham, Ontario, CAN, L3T7X6
  • Term: 03/05/2018 to 12/28/2018 (9 months contract)
  • Hours per week: 37.5 Hours per day: 7.5 paid time per day
  • Pay Rate: $47-62.76/hr (depending on experience) + benefits available

The Graphics Memory Hub (GMHUB) team is looking for an individual to participate in the verification of key GMHUB IP components delivered to the Client's award winning APUs and dGPUs. He/she will demonstrate enthusiasm toward design verification, be a team player, a problem solver with independence, creativity and organizational skills.

*Note: Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information*

*Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada without employment sponsorship*


• Involved in the deployment of GMHUB IP into different SOCs, and provide debug support to different teams related to GMHUB IP

• Maintain nightly simulation regression and debug simulation issues

• Work in a team of design verification and design engineers, involved in all aspects of the verification flow from initial test planning to coverage and signoff closure under aggressive, market-driven schedules

• Build testbench components such as test libraries, models, monitors, scoreboards, sequencers, sequences, and BFMs by applying objected oriented design techniques and using advanced verification languages such as System Verilog, UVM and C++

• Drive closure of regression signatures using waveform viewer and output files; and collaborate with RTL designers to fix bugs


• Ideally 5+ years of experience - requires demonstrated technical knowledge in functional verification of complex designs including: test planning, IP test bench development, stimulus generation, checking, and functional coverage

• Significant experience with Verilog, System Verilog, and Object-Oriented Programming expertise are a requirement

• Experience with UVM and Perl is highly recommended - Requires strong Programming and debug skills.

• Requires strong communication skills and the ability to work independently as well as in a cross-site team environment. The Graphics Memory Hub (GMHUB) is an IP that delivers into many SOCs that are shipped by the Client.

We deliver console, discrete graphics, and low power SoC’s and use the same testbench to verify all of our IP. There are many challenges as we refine our new testbench and take on the next generation GMHUB architecture changes and challenges.

This position will enhance or develop skills sets in all of the following: Verification methodology, OVM/UVM, Random Constrained Stimulus, Coverage Driven Verification and more


  • Required: Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering and/or Engineering Science.


  • Note: Volt 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 is an Equal Opportunity employer.