Are you Numascale's next RTL team lead?

Are you Numascale's next RTL team lead?

We do large, complex, high-performance ASICs. Are you up for the challenge?

About the role
Numascale has developed and productized several generations of Cache Coherent node controller ASICs, the latest using Intel's UPI technology. The Numascale node controller roadmap is in cadence with Intel's generations of server CPUs. The high-performance ASIC enables system vendors to build 8s, 16s and 32s single node scale-up servers. Major applications are SAP HANA, Big Data Analytics, Graph Processing, Deep Learning and general purpose HPC applications.

The RTL team has its base in Numascale headquarters in Oslo. You will work in an international company with 40 highly skilled engineers spread on several geographical locations in Europe, USA and Asia.

Job duties
You will use agile methods to lead our RTL team in developing the next generation of NumaConnect, a high performant and cost-effective Node Controller ASIC from Numascale. From the total of 40 engineers, 15 work on RTL. The system complexity and aggressive specifications will give you and the RTL team interesting challenges.

Your strong skills in digital design and RTL will be essential when coaching team members and ensuring timely delivery of excellent quality RTL. The review process in Numascale is distributed and you are expected to have strong opinions and contribute in maintaining the Numascale R&D manual, related methodologies and guidelines.

The RTL delivered by your team will be scrutinized by the verification and architecture teams, prototyped by the FPGA team and implemented by the synthesis and back-end teams. Your delivery must satisfy all their requirements for tool support, testability, performance, etc. It is essential that you understand the full flow from high level specifications to completed netlist, including lint, verification, synthesis and logic equivalence checking. You and your team will mostly use Synopsys tools and write your RTL in SystemVerilog.

You will take part in weekly meetings with all teams and team leads. It will be your job to voice the concerns of the RTL team to architects, synthesis, verification and management. You will be reporting to project management.

We are looking for
We are looking for candidates with a genuine passion for technology. We believe that the right candidate has excellent academic results and a great interest for digital design, processors, chips and electronics in general. You have excellent cooperation skills and enjoy coaching and sharing your knowledge. The right candidate is an efficient planner that likes to make a team prosper and thrive while optimizing the performance.

To qualify you need to have the following skills and experience:
  • Master's degree and/or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience doing HDL design
  • Excellent English skills, both oral and written
Numascale offers:
  • We take care of our most valuable assets: Our engineers
  • You will get the opportunity to work with and learn from international, world leading technical teams
  • The chance to be part of the fast-growing scale-up computing business
  • Nice and modern offices in Oslo
  • Competitive salary and bonus
  • Insurance and pension plan
  • Relocation package
  • Flexible working hours
  • Personal and career development
  • Supportive and inspiring colleagues and social events
Other information

Location: Oslo, Norway

Applications are accepted until position is filled, 30th August at the latest.
Mer info
Kontaktperson Thomas Moen
Telefon +4793200230
Område Oslo
Yrkesroll Teknik & Ingenjör, Ingenjör
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag 21 aug 2019 (1 dag kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Numascale develops unique hardware and software for the most challenging computing workloads. In 2014 the company delivered the enabling technology for the world's largest computer running under one instance of the operating system. We have a long history of contributing to the open-source Linux and HPC community. NumaConnect is our technology for shared memory and cache coherent interconnects. Its features allow programs to access any memory location and any memory mapped I/O device in a multiprocessor system with a high degree of efficiency. NumaConnect supports thousands of processor cores and hundreds of terabytes of memory. This architecture is classified as ccNuma or just Numa.