SoC Low-Power Engineer (Entry Level)

NXP Semiconductors

  • Bangalore, India
SoC Low-Power Engineer (Entry Level)
Job Posted : Nov 28th, 2023

Job Description

Job Requirements:-

  • RTL / Netlist Power Estimation at IP and SOC level, using industry-standard EDA tools for power estimation
  • Hands-on experience in reporting dynamic/leakage power numbers, experience in checking clock gating efficiency, and power optimization techniques.
  • Ability to analyze power data and derive meaningful optimization opportunities from that data
  • Ability to develop UPF according to the Power Spec
  • Validation of UPF using Conformal Low Power tool at RTL and Gate Level
  • Working with  Verification, Subsystem, and SOC to close UPF-related issues
  • Hands-on experience in the development of UPF at block / SOC level having multiple power domains
  • Hands-on experience in UPF validation using the Conformal Low Power tool
  • Good understanding of low-power implementation flow
  • Proficient in scripting languages (Tcl and Perl).
  • Ability to communicate effectively with multiple global cross-functional teams

Key Challenges:-

  • Analyse and identify the scope of power improvements at RTL / Synth / Implementation stage.
  • Generate high quality signoff power numbers to co-relate with silicon measurements
  • Create SOC and IP level power models for use case and system level power modelling
  • Deep dive into existing Ways of Working, identify bottlenecks, and creatively suggest improved Ways of Working

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering.
  • Preferred: Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering.
  • Strong understanding of digital hardware design fundamentals, including device physics, circuit analysis, computer architecture, and memory usage at the circuit and system level
  • Verilog/SystemVerilog and industry-standard frontend and backend Tools


  • Bangalore, India.

Company Overview:-

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) enables secure connections for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better, and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, NXP is driving innovation in the automotive, industrial & IoT, mobile, and communication infrastructure markets. Built on more than 60 years of combined experience and expertise, the company has approximately 29,000 employees in more than 30 countries and posted revenue of $8.61 billion in 2020.