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SOC (System on a Chip) Design Engineer

Job Title: SOC (System on a Chip) Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: competitive market rate
Start Date: ASAP
REF: LZ-HW-2018-03-03_1520961614
Contact Name: Lin Zhang
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 days ago

Job Description

SOC (System on a Chip) Design Engineer

Our client is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Through their dedication to customer-centric innovation and strong partnerships, they have established end-to-end advantages in telecom networks, devices and cloud computing. Their products and solutions have been deployed in over 140 countries, serving more than one third of the world's population.


  • Implementation of robust security IPs for integration on a variety of Consumer devices
  • Integration or design of Third party security IPs on a variety of Consumer devices
  • Hardware test verification for different CAS/DRM use cases.



  • 4+ years' experience in security ASIC block design
  • Experience in ASIC RTL level coding/verification (Verilog/System Verilog/UVM)
  • Experience of System C modelling
  • Experience with Test bench, Simulation, Formal Verification etc.
  • Experience with Synthesis and Timing Analysis
  • Experience with using scripting languages (makefiles/perl/python)
  • Knowledge of Cadence and Synopsys EDA tools
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.


  • Knowledge of security blocks e.g. Security Processor, Cipher, Key ladder, RSA, Hash, Descrambler, TRNG, ARM Trustzone etc.
  • Exposure to latest or emerging global CA subsystem requirements.
  • Exposure to Protection of Assets e.g. Device Secrets, Content; General Attack vectors e.g. Extraction, Modification and Rollback of assets, Side Channel Attacks, DPA attacks, Device re-purposing and cloning, Fault Injection etc.
  • Exposure to External lab certification procedures.
  • Knowledge of RISC based CPU architecture and design, especially RISC-V
  • Knowledge of spoken and/or written Mandarin.


  • Electronics related bachelor degree or above

If you are interested in applying, please call Lin, 0118 928 5550 or send your latest CV to

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