Digital Chip Designer

San Francisco
Engineering
Full-time
Neuralink is developing ultra-high bandwidth brain-machine interfaces to connect humans and computers. We are building a team of multidisciplinary experts passionate about making a world-changing impact.

Neuralink is looking for an experienced, hands-on digital chip designer to join the chip group working on unique challenges in Brain-Machine Interface applications. The engineer will be responsible for various aspects of digital design, from defining architecture to implementation to verification.

About you:

    • You find large challenges exciting and enjoy discovering and defining problems as much as solving them.
    • You deliver. You may enjoy thoughtful conversations about problems and perfecting designs, but in the end you know that what matters is delivering a manufacturable solution that works every time.
    • You are a cross disciplinary team member. You are excited to work with and learn from neuroscientists and nanotechnologists. You are comfortable communicating across teams.

Key qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, computer science, or computer engineering.
    • 5+ years of experience designing digital ASIC.
    • Involvement in significant portions of at least 2 different chip designs.

Preferred qualifications:

    • Master's degree or PhD in electrical engineering, computer science, or computer engineering.
    • Experience working on complex digital systems, from architecture design, RTL, synthesis, verification, and place-and-route using industry standard tools.
    • Experience testing and debugging digital system-on-a-chip.
    • Functional modeling experience and logic verification with SystemVerilog or UVM.
    • Experience working with mixed-signal designs is a plus.

What we offer:

    • An opportunity to change the world and work with some of the smartest and the most talented experts from different fields.
    • Growth Potential. We rapidly advance team members who have an outsized impact.
    • Flexible vacation policy.
    • Excellent medical, dental and vision insurance through a PPO plan.
    • Lunch and snacks while at work.
    • Stock options.
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