Senior Engineer II - Design
Chandler, AZ 
Posted 20 days ago
Job Description

Are you looking for a unique opportunity to be a part of something great? Want to join a 20,000-member team that works on the technology that powers the world around us? Looking for an atmosphere of trust, empowerment, respect, diversity, and communication? How about an opportunity to own a piece of a multi-billion dollar (with a B!) global organization? We offer all that and more at Microchip Technology, Inc.

People come to work at Microchip because we help design the technology that runs the world. They stay because our culture supports their growth and stability. They are challenged and driven by an incredible array of products and solutions with unlimited career potential. Microchip's nationally-recognized Leadership Passage Programs support career growth where we proudly enroll over a thousand people annually. We take pride in our commitment to employee development, values-based decision making, and strong sense of community, driven by our ; we affectionately refer to it as the Aggregate System and it's won us countless awards for diversity and workplace excellence.

Our company is built by dedicated team players who love to challenge the status quo; we did not achieve record revenue and over without a great team dedicated to empowering innovation. People like you.

Visit our page to see what exciting opportunities and company await!

Job Description:

Microchip's MPU group offers microprocessors which rightly balances the performance, power, cost and comes with advanced security capabilities which caters to a multitude of applications. With a broad set of peripherals and interfaces, these MPUs can support a wide range of applications. Point of sales systems, home and industrial automation systems, automotive infotainment etc. are just a few among various supported end uses.
As a Senior SoC Design Engineer in the MPU32 group, you will work with our multi-sited global Silicon Development Team in design and development of complex SoCs. The work will include SoC design integration, microarchitecture, design verification, synthesis, test methodologies as well as supporting post silicon bring up. A successful candidate will also be responsible for training and mentoring junior engineers to grow the team. This position requires a proactive and highly motivated candidate with a proven record of success in a multi-site and multi-functional team environment.

The position is based out of Chandler, USA.

  • Design and integration of complex IPs and subsystems into SoC
  • Understanding SoC requirements and architecture specifications
  • Understand IP specifications and work with IP/architecture/application teams to correctly integrate the IPs into SOCs, meeting the chip level requirements.
  • Perform RTL coding
  • Run RTL checks - Lint, CDC, RDC
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams in architecture and IP evaluations, performance, power analysis, pre and post silicon validation
  • Overcome design challenges, support achievement of verification goals, provide debug support
  • Hold spec reviews, code reviews, coverage analysis, etc. to meet quality goals


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical/Electronics Engineering
  • Candidate must have at least 6 years of relevant experience.
  • Expert in digital design
  • Reasonable understanding of System on Chip architectures
  • Working experience and good understanding of ARM AMBA bus protocols
  • Working experience in SoC design OR verification projects
  • Expertise in RTL coding using Verilog/SystemVerilog
  • Good Understanding of C
  • Previous experience and proficiency in any one of commonly used scripting languages (Perl, Python et)
  • Excellent debug skills in both functional and gate level simulations
  • IP/SoC Synthesis knowledge
  • Experience in configuration and integration of some of the following IPs
    • CAN, I3C, GMAC, PCIe, USB
    • Security IPs like DES, AES, SHA
    • MIPI DSI/CSI, GPU, Video Codec IPs
    • IP Interconnects
    • ARM Trustzone, Coresight
  • Knowledge of revision control mechanisms
  • Superior Written and Verbal Communication skills

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with ARM Cortex based SoCs
  • Experience in STA
  • Experience in Emulation/pre silicon validations
  • Experience in Post silicon bring up

Travel Time:

0% - 25%

Physical Attributes:

Seeing, Talking

Physical Requirements:

80% sitting, 10% standing, 10% walking

Microchip Technology Inc is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For more information on applicable equal employment regulations, please refer to the EEO is the Law Poster and the EEO is the Law Poster Supplement. Please also refer to the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.

Microchip is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer of Disabled/Veterans/Minorities/Women. We provide equal employment and affirmative action opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected under applicable federal, state or local laws.


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