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Systems On Chip Design Engineer

Job Title: Systems On Chip Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: Chip- RS_1521468564
Contact Name: Racquel Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description


  • Working in the device chipset team, 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 and hardware test verification for different CAS/DRM use cases.



  • Strong 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

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