Senior DFT Staff Engineer


On Site
Contract - W2
Contract - Independent
Contract - 9 month(s)


Senior DFT Staff Engineer

Job Details

Mastech Digital provides digital and mainstream technology staff as well as Digital Transformation Services for all American Corporations. We are currently seeking a Senior DFT Staff Engineer for our client in the IT-Services domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract position, and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.

Duration: 6+ Months Contract

Location: Phoenix AZ

Role: Senior DFT Staff Engineer

Primary Skills: Electrical Engineering

Role Description: As a Senior DFT Staff Engineer, you must have at least 8+ years of experience. For this role, you must have the ability to distill the requirements from the various block and chip lead, write the specification and write the RTL for all necessary wrapper and control logic.

Minimum 3-7 years? experience in semiconductor design and development.

Must Have Skills:

- 3-7 years of experience required for each skill.

- Electrical Engineering

- Electronic Design Automation (EDA)

- Semiconductor Design & Development

Nice-to-Have Skills:

- Developing DFT specifications

- Industry standard DFT and design tools

- Debugging ATPG/MBIST patterns


- Work with teams to document the DFT specifications and define the requirements.

- Develop and implement DFT architecture and infrastructure.

- Develop and drive execution of enhanced DFX (DFT/Design-For-Debug) methodologies, with increased focus on debug support.

- Work with the DV team to verify DFT implementations.

- Generate structural test vectors, analyze, and improve coverage/test time/test cost.

- Work with designers on STA, physical, power, and logical issues impacting DFT.

- Work with test engineers to bring up test vectors on silicon.

- Work with lab bring-up teams to bring up test vectors in the lab environment.

- Manage schedules and support internal and external cross-functional/cross-organizational engineering efforts.

Here?s what you need:

- A minimum of three years of experience with Hardware Design-For-Test (DFT) engineering including

- A minimum of three 3 years of experience in uP and/or GPU and/or Video Processing

- Bachelor?s Degree or equivalent (12 years) work experience ( Associate?s Degree with 6 years of work experience)

Bonus points if:

- Developing DFT specifications

- Industry standard DFT and design tools

- Debugging ATPG/MBIST patterns

- STA constraints and their interaction with DFT

- Experience with Root Cause Analysis

- IP/Top Scan insertion (all EDA solutions)

- IP/ Top Mbist insertion (all EDA solutions)

- Scripting languages TCL/Perl/Python

- Experience with Synopsys DFT tools (Tetramax, DFT compiler, BSD compiler, Formality, Spyglass)

- Experience with JTAG and IEEE standards 1149.1 and 1149.6.

Education: Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Information Technology or another related field or Equivalent

Experience: Minimum 8+ years of experience

Relocation: This position will not cover relocation expenses

Travel: No

Local Preferred: Yes

Note: Must be able to work on a W2 basis (No C2C)

Recruiter Name: Aakash Chauhan

Recruiter Phone: (Ext: 2842)

Equal Employment Opportunity

Minimum Education Required: Bachelor

Years of Experience Required: More than 5 years

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