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Job Title: IP Application Engineering Manager

Location: Milpitas, CA, USA

At Open-Silicon, a SiFive company, you will become part of an exciting and dynamic team that will challenge your semiconductor IP knowledge and provide opportunities to learn about IP deployment for complex ASICs in networking, storage, compute, AI and IoT space. This will be a customer facing role to manage the day to day interactions related to IP portfolio (HBM PHY, Controller, Ethernet Sub-system, Interlaken).

Min Educational Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Electronics and Computer Engineering. Master’s Degree Preferred.

Relevant Experience: 7-10 years of experience in the IP Design and/or integration of IPs in SoC/ASIC/ASSP design/development, sales/marketing and/or operations.

Job Description:

  • Play a key role in supporting sales and marketing teams in pre-sales activities
  • Manage customers as the 1st line of post-sales support for the IPs
  • Work as an interface between Engineering and customer for managing deliveries and releases
  • Engage with Architecture, Design and Implementation teams to constantly improvise on the IP Design process and collaterals
  • Track and Manage internal IP development project life cycle
  • Work with customer to support IP design reviews and IP Integration checks for successful silicon


  • Strong communication skills are a must
  • Solid understanding of ASIC/FPGA design flow
  • Experience in hardware and silicon debug is a plus
  • Knowledge of HBM, Ethernet or related protocols is a plus
  • Knowledge of applications like High-Performance Compute (HPC), Networking, Communications and AI (DL/ML/CNN) is highly desired
  • In-depth knowledge of HBM Controller and PHY will be a definite plus
  • Knowledge of competitive EDA tool products
  • Knowledge in any of the areas of Synthesis, Simulation, Verification, Place and Route, Design Reuse, and/or Physical Design is preferred
  • Occasional travel will be required

Open-Silicon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and is committed to creating a diverse environment through our people. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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