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Experienced Verification Engineer

Job ID 2024-10189 Date posted Jul. 11, 2024 Location Sophia Antipolis, France Category Verification Apply

Are you creative, innovative and passionate about new technologies? Would you like to work in a multi-site and multi-cultural environment?

Our CPU verification team continuously pushes the boundaries of what is possible with simulation, formal, emulation, prototyping and modeling tools to produce industry-leading CPU IP.

Our team is based in Sophia Antipolis, one of the most alluring parts of France, at the heart of Europe’s largest and most dynamic technology park. Surrounded by mountains and the Mediterranean Sea, this outstanding design centre has delivered leading products from Arm’s Cortex (TM) processor family.

Does working at the cutting edge of technology in a world-class team sounds like an exciting challenge? If so, then a role as an Arm Verification Engineer is for you! Apply now and join our team!


For this role, we are looking for an experienced Verification Engineer who can contribute to the different phases of the verification flow. Depending on your level of expertise and experience, this might include:

  • Being responsible for the verification of an IP, building a strategy to stimulate, check and cover its functionality.
  • Using the standard tools and flows of the verification process (Simulators, Coverage Analyzers, Unix, Git, Continuous
  • Integration, Bug Tracking...).
  • You are highly motivated to "break" the design and find bugs, and reach the best possible quality;
  • Being part of verification improvement strategies across the CPU group and the wider Arm verification community.
  • Evaluating and resolving causality of different issues throughout the verification process per project.

Required Skills and Experience :

  • Solid foundation in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Engineering
  • A creative and structured approach to problem-solving
  • Understanding of the fundamentals of hardware design and verification
  • Knowledge of hardware description and verification languages e.g. Verilog, VHDL, SystemVerilog, PSL
  • Experience of Unix development environment.

“Nice To Have” Skills and Experience :

  • Proficiency in algorithms and software programming
  • Proficiency in scripting languages, e.g. Python/Perl/TCL
  • Verification methodologies such as UVM.
  • Experience in debugging complex systems using waveforms/advanced loggers.
  • Familiarity with CPU microarchitecture

In Return:

We have a friendly and high-performance working environment, where Arm offers a competitive benefits package in France, including: private medical insurance (employee and family), 25 days annual leave, 20-day sabbatical every four years, supplementary pension and reduction in working hours (11 days).

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.


Accommodations at Arm

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Hybrid Working at Arm

Arm’s approach to hybrid working is designed to create a working environment that supports both high performance and personal wellbeing. We believe in bringing people together face to face to enable us to work at pace, whilst recognizing the value of flexibility. Within that framework, we empower groups/teams to determine their own hybrid working patterns, depending on the work and the team’s needs. Details of what this means for each role will be shared upon application. In some cases, the flexibility we can offer is limited by local legal, regulatory, tax, or other considerations, and where this is the case, we will collaborate with you to find the best solution. Please talk to us to find out more about what this could look like for you.

Equal Opportunities at Arm

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 race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Test Our Limits. Your Limits

Every day the world invents something new to put our chips to the test. You can do the same. Because verification at Arm goes way, way beyond debugging – it’s solving the novel problems behind tech that barely exists yet. It’s working at the bleeding edge of machine learning, simulation software, model checking and hardware prototyping systems. It’s thinking the unthinkable and being sure we’re ready for it.

Drive change on Arm

At Arm, you'll influence 95% of the world's connected devices and all their applications. From healthcare and infrastructure to virtual reality, you'll affect nearly all industries worldwide, racing toward new milestones and achievements together.

Revolutionary Benefits

Health and Wellness

We create a safe space for you to nurture both your physical and mental wellbeing.

Work and Life Success

We empower people to experience life beyond the boundaries of standard work patterns.

Financial Rewards

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Development and Support

We foster professional and personal development, building a supportive community where everyone can thrive.

Life at Arm

Life in the office doesn't get any better — especially when those offices are as sleek as ours and the people there are creative and compassionate. 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. Ultimately, we love to inspire and be inspired every day.

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