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New Grad CPU Verification Engineer:

This is an entry Functional verification role in support of our high-performance CPUs going into industry leading AI/ML architecture. You will be mentored by and work alongside a group of highly experienced engineers across various domains of the AI chip.


  • Develop DV testplans for ISA and microarchitecture and execute on them
  • Design and develop component, block and core level testbenches including stimulus engines, microarchitectural models, checkers and coverage models
  • Build architectural tools for ISA level verification
  • Develop stimulus generators that scale from pre-silicon to emulation and post-silicon domain
  • Develop DV environment, tools and infrastructure to enable functional verification for pre-silicon, emulation and post-silicon

Experience and qualifications:

  • BS/MS/PhD in EE/ECE/CE/CS with a strong GPA
  • Knowledge of computer architecture/system components/network/fabric, prior internship working in these domains preferred
  • Strong academic skills or internship experience in verification methodologies and techniques – Simulation/debug, TB development, stimulus, checking, coverage
  • Academic projects in C++ / SV / UVM as well knowledge of scripting languages
  • Understanding of assembly level programming
  • Knowledge of hardware description languages (Verilog, VHDL)
  • Strong problem solving and debug skills across various levels of design hierarchies
  • Understanding of deep learning concepts and familiarity with popular machine learning frameworks and models is a plus


Austin, TX | Santa Clara, CA


  • Please provide a copy of your resume & unofficial transcripts as part of your application

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