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2022 Hardware Intern - System Development
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Internships at Arm
Most people know Arm and the scale at which our advanced core processors are changing the world. But not everyone knows our name. They do know our partners, though. Because those tiny processors are a driving force behind the biggest names in tech. Not only in Silicon Valley, but 70% of technology used by the world’s population – from your smartphone to the world’s fastest supercomputer.
What better place to get an internship? We put our trust in you to work on big, global projects because you'll have our world-class mentors on your side, giving you just the right combination of freedom and support. And what if you want to focus on becoming an expert in certain skills? We're with you there too – creating your own development roadmap paired with your choice workshops.
Arm is the world's leading semiconductor intellectual property (IP) supplier and as such is at the heart of the development of digital electronic products. Arm’s ecosystem includes many of the biggest names in consumer electronics and semiconductor manufacturing.
To support the development of next-generation subsystem IP we are looking for Interns who have an engineering mind-set and passion for digital design and verification!
These roles are within the Systems group on the development of subsystem IP that is required to build complete system-on-chip designs. These components are used extensively in consumer devices such as mobile phones and tablets as well as in numerous other electronic products from sensors to servers.
You will work alongside with experienced engineers within one of the IP development teams in Arm, contributing to real project tasks and will be supported by experienced Engineers.
Examples of previous project tasks are:
- Developing and trialling new processes for use by the design/verification teams
- Developing testbenches and test cases to verify the design to high standard
- Investigating alternative options for existing design or verification implementations
As a Design & Verification Intern you will gain exposure to groundbreaking EDA tools, different aspects of developing highly-complex design/methodologies and be given training where vital, giving you the opportunity to demonstrate your abilities whilst contributing to current and future project developments in Arm.
Are you a good fit for Arm?
In order to be considered, you have ongoing at the least BSc or BEng degree in Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or other relevant subject.
Essential skills and experience that we look for in a successful Intern include:
- A keen interest in digital systems
- Understanding of computer architecture and micro-architecture concepts
- Excellent attention to detail
- Creativity and ability to communicate ideas effectively
- Good inter-personal and teamwork skills
Desirable skills & experience
- Familiarity with high-level simulation languages, VHDL or Verilog
- Exposure to verification techniques and testbenches
- Programming languages, such as 'C', C++
- Use of UNIX and shell programming
What’s in it For You?
As an intern at Arm, you will have real impact, while also building on key skills for your future studies and employment. We believe in developing talent for the future, and therefore aim to offer many of our interns a graduate position once they have finished their studies.
Working on interesting new projects is exciting, but we also know how important it is to receive support. That’s why you have regular 1 to 1 meetings with your line manager who will be able to offer ongoing support, feedback and development opportunities. You will be given a certain amount of flexibility and freedom in how you decide to complete your project tasks.
As well as being offered a competitive salary, there are also opportunities to get involved in some of the many social events that are organised within Arm.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
Arm is an equal opportunity employer, committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal opportunities are available to all applicants and colleagues. We are a diverse organization of dedicated and innovative individuals, and don’t discriminate on the basis of any characteristic.
Life at Arm
Life in the office doesn't get any better. Especially when those offices are as sleek as ours. And the people are as creative and intuitive. Combine that with our popular ‘we, not I' mindset and you enjoy the kind of teamwork and togetherness rarely found elsewhere. We share so much in common, not least the same passion for progress, but we also welcome each other's diversity. Because, ultimately, we love to inspire and be inspired every day.
Everything Made Possible
Just how far do the possibilities of Arm's tech stretch? AI, Machine Learning, IoT… billions of people use our technology every day, spanning countless nations, industries and applications. Most people run their lives on Arm technology. So, you see: you really do know us.