The Tenstorrent team combines technologists from different disciplines who come together with a shared passion for AI and a deep desire to build great products. We value collaboration, curiosity, and a commitment to solving hard problems.
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System Engineer:

As a ML processor bring-up and validation engineer in our System Engineering team, you will have a unique opportunity to work at the intersection of machine learning and systems engineering: performing combined tuning of model + system parameters, studying sparsity and data statistics vs. power/temperature; debugging performance and power bottlenecks for modern machine learning models. Additionally, the successful candidate will gain experience with state-of-the art ML processor architecture, embedded firmware development, FPGA and board design and debug.


  • Development of post-silicon test and characterization/tuning plans
  • ML processor bring-up and validation
  • Firmware development in C++
  • Architecture and development of frameworks for automating post-silicon verification, data analysis and debug
  • RTL development for FPGAs
  • Power/performance/speed characterization, data analysis and product definition


  • Bachelor or Master’s in Electrical or Computer Engineering
  • Superior analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent programming skills (C, C++, Python, Perl)
  • Strong understanding of computer architecture and logic design
  • Good understanding of circuit design, power regulation, high speed signal propagation
  • Understanding of machine learning concepts and familiarity with popular machine learning frameworks and models
  • Experience using lab equipment: high speed oscilloscopes, logic and protocol analyzers, spectrum analyzers, etc.
  • Interest in and understanding of machine learning
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work cross functionally and drive issues to closure

Tenstorrent offers a highly competitive compensation package and benefits, and we are an equal opportunity employer.