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Silicon Operations - AI and CPU Silicon Design

The role is to manage foundry, assembly, and test relationships for high-performance designs going into industry leading AI/ML architectures. The person coming into this role will help us move forward technical innovations, cost savings, and quality improvements in our silicon operations. The work will be done collaboratively with a group of highly experienced engineers across various domains of the design, procurement teams.


  • Product life-cycle support from concept feasibility through mass deployment
  • Quarterly technical reviews with foundries
  • Specifying assembly and test capabilities and opportunities with respect to ASIC priorities
  • Supply change management with respect to foundries, and assembly and test facilities, including sourcing strategies and supplier performance improvement programs
  • Helping subcontractor selection
  • Providing design team with early warnings for upcoming PDK changes and impact
  • Coordinating between design team and foundry support team on mock tapeouts
  • In coordination with foundry and OSAT partners, yield/excursion monitoring for all backend stages and helping with DPPM reduction


  • Direct experience working with foundry, assembly or test suppliers
  • Demonstrated project management skills
  • Team player, adaptable, highly networked
  • Good knowledge of IC devices, processes, packaging, and PCBs
  • Background in supply chain/operations or related technical field
  • BS/MS/PhD in EE/ECE/CE/CS preferred


Austin, TX | Santa Clara, CA

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