Mentor, A Siemens Business Product Validation Engineer - 8299 in Cairo, Egypt

Product Validation Engineer - 8299


Company: Mentor Graphics

Job Title: Product Validation Engineer - 8299

Job Location: Egypt - Cairo

Job Category: R&D/Software Engineering

Job Duties:

• Aim to reach a high quality level for the different Mentor Mixed-Signal products (Questa ADMSTM, AFS AMSTM)

• Participate in the test plan and quality plan definition of each release in coordination with development and marketing teams

• Create various test cases to evaluate new features using design languages (System Verilog, Verilog-AMS, VHDL-AMS,Verilog-A, Spice, etc.)

• Analyze defects reported by customers and automate their test cases

• Run the adequate tests, analyze the test reports, make the diagnosis of problems, report them to development teams andpossibly suggest the way to solve them

• Consider different quality attributes (FURPS) while validating the various products with special emphasis on Performanceattributes

• Measure the test coverage and suggest improvements

• Use products as a designer and report issues and suggestions to enhance them

• Work closely with the development team to optimize the development and validation cycle time in an Agile process

Job Qualifications:

• B.Sc. in Computer/Electronic Engineering

• Good knowledge of digital/mixed signal design and usage of commercial Digital/Spice/Co-Sim simulators is preferable

• Good understanding of digital/mixed-signal verification methodologies

• Strong knowledge and practice of VHDL/Verilog/SystemVerilog (VHDL-AMS/Verilog-AMS is a plus)

• Good understanding of UVM is a strong plus

• Knowledge or interest in QA methodology and in development tools (version management, defect management, testcoverage) is highly desirable

• Good knowledge of scripting languages such as Shell/Perl and TCL/TK is a plus

• Fluent in English with good written and verbal communication skills

• Self-Motivated, attentive to details and able to work independently