The mission of NVIDIA’s Silicon Solutions Group is to craft world-class GPU and SoC products for Artificial Intelligence, Gaming, Virtual Reality, Self-Driving Vehicles, Enterprise Servers, Visual Computing, Home Entertainment, and more. Specific responsibilities include product optimization (perf/power/cost/quality/features), hardware requirements specification, silicon bring-up and debug, electrical characterization, firmware, diagnostic, embedded, and driver SW requirements specification, equipment and tools infrastructure development, manufacturing test specification and system implementation, and resolution of silicon-related bring-up and production blocking issues.
As our Director of ‘Hardware Engineering – Silicon Solutions Group’, you will have the opportunity to direct and manage NVIDIA's GPU and SOC productization functions comprising of electrical, functional, thermal, speed/performance and power characterization of all NVIDIA's sophisticated silicon to prove the silicon is worthy of mass production for various market segments NVIDIA participates. You will manage all phases of a product qualification from market definition through production and release
What you’ll be doing:
Directs and leads NVIDIA's GPU and SOC productization functions comprising of electrical, functional, thermal, speed/performance and power characterization of all NVIDIA's complex silicon to prove the silicon is worthy of mass production for various market segments NVIDIA participates.
Drives productization by characterizing the silicon at a component and system level by following test procedures; using automated multi systems farm framework; works with multi-functional engineering teams such as testing, design, and circuit design teams.
Manages all phases of a product from market definition through production and release. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel ensuring efficient operation of the multi-site teams.
Ownership of final decisions on administrative or operational matters and ensures operations' effective achievement of objectives.
Consistent opportunities work on sophisticated issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth knowledge of the silicon architecture and design.
Lead and deploy solutions of corporate development of methods, procedures, techniques and evaluation criteria for projects, programs
Inspire and empower your teams to meet scheduled timelines for key objectives
Consistent opportunities to advocate for your team and business partners
Direct and control silicon productization activities of NVIDIA complex silicon evaluating its electrical, functional, signal Integrity, speed/performance, thermal and power at a system level through several managers within the company
Overall control of planning, staffing, budgeting, managing expense priorities
Championing and implementing changes to methods and procedures.
What we need to see:
BS or MS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field (or equivalent experience)
15+ years of proven experience in Silicon bring-up and productization
10+ years as a direct people manager
Skilled in signal Integrity, system level compliance testing and complex system level debugs.
You have excellent communication, leadership, and organization skills
Generosity for sharing your well-earned wisdom, technical knowledge, experience and understanding with everyone you happen to encounter
MUST have a defined leadership philosophy. Know how you lead and what type of leadership style works best in various situations
Ways to stand out from the crowd:
NVIDIA is leading the way in groundbreaking developments in Artificial Intelligence, High-Performance Computing and Visualization. The GPU, our invention, serves as the visual cortex of modern computers and is at the heart of our products and services. Our work opens new universes to explore, enables amazing creativity and discovery, and powers what were once science fiction inventions from artificial intelligence to autonomous cars. NVIDIA is looking for phenomenal people like you to help us accelerate the next wave of artificial intelligence.
The base salary range is $285,000 - $427,000. Your base salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and the pay of employees in similar positions.
You will also be eligible for equity and
NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.