Sr Member Technical Staff II- Firmware Engineering

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At Rambus, we are turning incredible possibilities into everyday reality by helping to deliver the innovations that greatly impact the world we live in. We create leading-edge semiconductor and IP products, spanning memory and interfaces to security to smart sensors. Our products are integrated into tens of billions of devices and systems around the globe, running critical applications for Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT), mobile, consumer and media platforms.


And our history runs deep – we have been in Silicon Valley for 25+ years and are continually anticipating key technology trends and are developing innovations that drive market changes. From a pure IP provider to becoming a fabless chipmaker, Rambus is evolving to address critical challenges in the semiconductor industry.


As a dynamic organization, we are always seeking to hire exceptional talent to join some of the brightest inventors and engineers in the world to explore their passions to develop products that have real life impact. As well, Rambus benefits are among the most comprehensive and competitive in Silicon Valley.


  • Designing and Implementing Firmware for SerDes and memory PHYs.
  • Interacting with multi discipline teams analog, digital design, modelling, verification and lab team for Design, verification and lab bring up.
  • Programming scripts for various activities like build system, processing logs and firmware binaries.
  • Programming in assembly language for critical functionalities.
  • Building APIs to microcontroller interface and System Verilog interface.
  • Understanding and implementing protocol requirements like PCIe and Ethernet.  


    • Electrical/Electronic/CS Engineering degree. Master degree is preferable.
    • Relevant Experience – 6 - 8 Years
    • The position requires good written & verbal communication skills as well a strong commitment and ability to work in cross functional and globally dispersed teams.
    • Strong Hands-on experience in programming with C/C++ and Python.  Knowledge on System Verilog/Verilog/Matlab is advantageous.
    • Strong knowledge of microcontrollers, computer architecture  is desired.
    • Experience in writing firmware in physical layer in any of the following areas: Serdes, Memory PHY,  RF, Mifi, Bluetooth
    • A good knowledge on DSP, protocols like PCIe/Ethernet is preferable.


    Rambus offers a competitive compensation package, which includes a strong base salary, bonus, equity, matching 401(k), employee stock purchase plan, comprehensive medical and dental benefits, time-off program and gym membership.


    Rambus creates cutting-edge semiconductor and IP products, spanning memory and interfaces to security, smart sensors and lighting. Our chips, customizable IP cores, architecture licenses, tools, services, training and innovations improve the competitive advantage of our customers. We collaborate with the industry, partnering with leading ASIC and SoC designers, foundries, IP developers, EDA companies and validation labs. Our products are integrated into tens of billions of devices and systems, powering and securing diverse applications, including Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT), mobile, consumer and media platforms. At Rambus, we are makers of better. For more information about Rambus, visit rambus.com. For additional information on life at Rambus and our current openings, check out rambus.com/careers/.


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