Senior Staff HW & Silicon Validation
Westborough, MA  / Boise, ID 
Posted 18 days ago
Job Description
About Marvell

At Marvell, we believe that infrastructure powers progress. That execution is as essential as innovation. That better collaboration builds better technology. Trusted by the world's leading technology companies for 25 years, we move, store, process and secure the world's data with semiconductor solutions designed for our customers' current needs and future ambitions. Through a process of deep collaboration and transparency, we're ultimately changing the way tomorrow's enterprise, cloud, automotive, and carrier architectures transform-for the better.

The data infrastructure that our customers build has never been more critical to our global economy. It's what's keeping the world connected, businesses running, and information flowing. If you're ready to excel, innovate, and truly enjoy your work, apply now for the position detailed below.

The Opportunity

The Processor Business Unit (PBU) within Marvell develops cutting-edge SOCs and processors in advanced process nodes for some of the largest companies in the world. We develop silicon solutions for the growing datacenter, enterprise, wireless, and automotive compute markets. As a member of the Post-Silicon Customer Enablement and Validation team, you will have the opportunity to contribute to several areas of product development and validation including functional, electrical, and system stress. Additional contribution opportunities include development of SW, test plans, and utilities to enable customer platforms. The Post-Silicon Customer Enablement and Validation team develops solutions and validates a range of IO interfaces and functions on multi-core ARM processors including DDR5, Ethernet, RFOE, PCIe, USB, eMMC and more.

Job Responsibilities:

Develops C based FW solutions to enable customer configurable memory options.

Integrate and support 3rd party DDR PHY initialization FW within Marvell's SDK.

Develop Marvell's diagnostic test and margin assessment tools.

Experience with DDR-PHY and Memory Controllers.

Validate memory controller features on new SOCs.

Support bring-up activities and DDR initialization development for new products.

Provides support for application teams and customers.


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related fields and 5-10 years of related professional experience.
Master's degree and/or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related fields with 3-5 years of experience.

Programming Experience in C/C++

Strong background in computer architecture.

Exposure to DDR3/DDR4/DDR5 (LPDDR5 is a plus).

A good understanding of Signal Integrity concepts as it relates to DDR interfaces (Desired)

Excellent verbal and written communications skills.


The PerksAt Marvell, we offer a total compensation package including a base and bonus.

Additionally, we offer a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision coverage or opt-out credit; 401(k) with company match including pre-tax, roth and after-tax contributions; employee stock purchase program (ESPP); wellness & mental health support including coaching and therapy; family support programs including back up care, tutoring, and SNOO rental. Paid time off options include vacation time, holidays, volunteer days, sick time, family care leave, and bonding leave. For more information, please go to .

For Internship roles, we are proud to offer the following benefits package during the internship - medical, dental and vision coverage or opt-out credit, perks and discount programs, virtual fitness subsidy, wellness & mental health support including coaching and therapy, paid holidays, paid volunteer days and paid sick time.

Your Future

Marvell provides a work environment that promotes employee growth and development. We are searching for an individual who wants to grow with the company and will strive to improve performance. If you are driven, personable, and energetic, there will be additional opportunities for you here at Marvell.

At Marvell, we are doing our part to help keep our communities and our teams safe. As part of our efforts to address the Covid pandemic and future epidemics, you may be required at any time by our policies or applicable laws to provide proof of applicable vaccination or to present negative test results.

This role is eligible for our hybrid work model in which you will be able to split time between working from home and on-site in a Marvell office.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Any applicant who requires a reasonable accommodation during the selection process should contact Marvell HR Helpdesk at .


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5 to 10 years
Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend
Indicates required fields