IBM’s Brain Inspired Computing team at IBM Research – Almaden, creators of the TrueNorth neuromorphic chip, seeks team players with proven VLSI design, verification and test expertise. If you have strong desire to build state-of-the-art digital chips and systems join us and let’s reshape the future of AI.
**Your Role and Responsibilities**
Ideal candidates will have expertise in several of the following areas:
+ VLSI design including synthesis, place and route physical design, integration, timing and power optimization
+ Logic and RTL design, simulation, test and debug
+ Verification, and validation with SystemVerilog and UVM environments
+ Experience with EDA tools or EDA tool administration
+ Large-scale neuromorphic system design
+ Mapping neural networks to custom hardware
+ Experience developing, testing, and deploying complex systems for real-world applications
+ Parallel programming using tools such as Message Passing Interface (MPI), Compute Unified Device Architecture (CUDA), OpenMP
+ Expert level programming skills in C++, Python
+ Real-time embedded software/firmware development, Linux kernel/device drivers, system level simulation and optimization
+ Basic machine learning knowledge
**Required Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ At least 3 year experience in any of the following: SystemVerilog, UVM, SystemC, Verilog or VHDL.
+ At least 1 year in C++/Python and Object Oriented Methodology
**Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ At least 4 year experience in any of the following: SystemVerilog, UVM, SystemC, Verilog or VHDL.
+ At least 3 year in C++/Python and Object Oriented Methodology
**About Business Unit**
With more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents, IBM Research brings together hundreds of researchers who possess unparalleled industry expertise to address some of the world’s most challenging problems. Join us as we do pioneering work in areas such as cognitive computing, augmented intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain, to name a few.
**Your Life @ IBM**
Join us as we do pioneering work in areas such as cognitive computing, augmented intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain, to name a few.
The IBM Research Division conducts scientific research and develops technologies and processes for use with IBM products and customer applications. IBM Research has produced leading contributions to the technology underlying IBM’s product portfolio, as well as to the world of science and the entire IT industry. For more information please visit www.research.ibm.com.
The World is Our Laboratory: No matter where discovery takes place, IBM researchers push the boundaries of science, technology and business to make the world work better. IBM Research is a global community of forward-thinkers working towards a common goal: progress.
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**Being You @ IBM**
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.