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Sr. Engineer 2 - Performance Modeling Architect

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Job Title: Sr. Engineer 2 - Performance Modeling Architect 154501

Primary Location India-India-Hyderabad
Job: Software Engineering
Schedule: Full-time
Xilinx is the leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs, MPSoCs and 3DICs. Xilinx's all-programmable devices are designed into tens of thousands of products that improve the quality of the everyday lives of billions of people worldwide. For over 30 years, Xilinx has been behind some of the greatest advancements in technology and science - from the industry's first fabless semiconductor model to the NASA Curiosity Mars Rover, to today's autonomous vehicles and hyperscale data centers. Xilinx uniquely enables applications that are both software-defined, yet hardware optimized - enabling smart, connected and differentiated applications across technology's biggest megatrends, including Machine Learning, 5G Wireless, Embedded Vision, Industrial IoT and Cloud Computing and more. 

Performance Modeling Architect

Xilinx designs cutting edge All Programmable SOCs consisting of processor subsystems and associated peripherals, programmable fabric, memory controllers, I/O interfaces and components such as PCIe/MACs, interconnect etc.


The architecture team at Xilinx is seeking a candidate to participate in development of performance evaluation infrastructure for the next generation of programmable SOCs.  Additionally, responsibilities could also include functional and cycle-accurate modelling of general-purpose microprocessors, DSPs, programmable logic, on-chip interconnect networks, memory controllers and interfaces, as well as network interfaces that make up Xilinx All Programmable SoCs and the user design implementations. The candidate will work closely with architects of the various components and with Xilinx customers to explore and develop optimal architectures and optimize them for performance, power, cost, bandwidth, efficiency and ease-of-use.



  1. Performance modeling and simulation. Requires both infrastructure development and analysis.
  2. Create and maintain models of user designs for the purposes of high level simulation
  3. Create and maintain models of the Xilinx devices architectures under investigation for the purposes of high level simulation


Skills and Qualifications:

  1. Knowledge and experience in building and using cycle-accurate processor/network simulators in C/C /SystemC
  2. Comfortable programing a scripting language (Python)
  3. Experience with basic digital VLSI design
  4. Comfortable reading and writing RTL ( e.g., Verilog)
  5. Strong knowledge of processor architecture/microarchitecture is a plus



The candidate should have a Master's degree with at least 3 years of relevant experience

Job Posting: Dec 13, 2017, 5:30:22 AM


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