• Principal Engineer- Chip Design

    Job Locations US-MA-Westborough
    Posted Date 4 months ago(8/2/2018 10:57 AM)
    Chip Design
    Job Length
  • Overview

    Mellanox is looking for a motivated Principal Engineer to lead the Chip Design team of our future manycore processor subsystems.


    In this role, the candidate will play a senior Technical Leadership role in the Logic Design organization.  The lead is expected to actively collaborate and drive the development of Architecture/Micro-architecture specifications and the design implementation of the subsystem.




    Candidate responsibilities include the following:

    • Lead a team of engineers to successfully deliver a manycore processor subsystem from specification to tape out.
    • Lead all phases of development lifecycle to align design drops to verification, physical design, emulation and SoC needs.
    • Collaborate with architects on feature scoping and approvals, feasibility studies, logic design optimization, and integration of third party IP.
    • Collaborate with planning teams, architects, validation and physical design teams.
    • Drive micro-architecture design tradeoff analysis, RTL coding, creating specification documents, initiate design reviews, timing analysis, ECOs, and aid post silicon debug.
    • Work with sub-IP and SOC teams to integrate components and deliver the subsystem.
    • Drive resolution of issues to meet schedule & quality
    • Drive and help build forward looking strategies for the team across Mellanox
    • Proactive drive to achieve high-quality results through strong team-work.
    • Strong technical leadership, decision-making and execution skills, and the ability to influence across the groups
    • Mentor junior engineers with design flow, coding guidelines, and help them grow.


    • 15+ years of experience in SoC FE design
    • Priority 1 – Knowledge and proven technical experience in the following domains:
      • Many core CPU design (ARM an advantage), SoC interconnect, Caches  Coherency, SoC integration, PCIe, High speed design, FE methodology and EDA tools, expert in micro-architecture and logic design, BE design understanding
    • Priority 2 – Knowledge and proven technical experience in the following domains:
      • Networking (Eth), Peripherls (USB, I2C, etc), Accelerator engines and algorithms

    Company Description

    About Us

    Mellanox Technologies was founded in 1999 and has headquarters in Sunnyvale, CA and Yokneam, Israel. We are a leading supplier of innovative end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet connectivity solutions and services for servers and storage. We offer market-leading solutions that include adapter cards, switches, cables and software to support InfiniBand and Ethernet networking technologies. Our products optimize data center performance and deliver industry-leading bandwidth and scalability. In addition, we serve a wide range of markets including high performance computing, enterprise, data centers, cloud computing, big data and Web 2.0. We are constantly reinventing ourselves to stay ahead of the market and bring game-changing products and services to the industry.


    About You

    Mellanox is an incubator for talent. We are a strong believer in developing our people and giving them the tools to succeed. We have a very competitive compensation package as well as frequent internal product training to keep people updated on new technologies. We are a fast growing company with a positive energy that comes from our team members' internal drive to develop, market, sell and support cutting-edge products and services. Mellanox often promotes from within and there's a sense of family that comes from the top down. We are committed to the community and donate 1% of our annual profit to charity as well as participate in green initiatives to reduce our carbon footprint.



    Mellanox Technologies offers a competitive benefits program including medical, dental and vision insurance, 3-weeks’ vacation, 10-paid holidays, sick leave, x2 annual salary Life Insurance/AD&D, 401K with company contribution, ESPP, and Stock (RSUs).  At Mellanox, the work of each individual makes an impact on the success of our company. If you are looking for a rewarding career, talented colleagues and a great environment where you can challenge yourself, grow and lead, Mellanox is the right place for you.

    Additional Information

    Equal Employment Opportunity


    Mellanox is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, religious creed, physical disability, mental disability, age, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic characteristics, gender identity/expression, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state or local law. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and all other terms and conditions of employment. If you need assistance to perform your job duties because of a physical or mental condition, please let our Human Resources department know.


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