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Intern SQA - System Designer



Multiple locations
Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

Are you looking for a unique opportunity to be a part of something great? Want to join a 20,000-member team that works on the technology that powers the world around us? Looking for an atmosphere of trust, empowerment, respect, diversity, and communication? How about an opportunity to own a piece of a multi-billion dollar (with a B!) global organization? We offer all that and more at Microchip Technology, Inc.

People come to work at Microchip because we help design the technology that runs the world. They stay because our culture supports their growth and stability. They are challenged and driven by an incredible array of products and solutions with unlimited career potential. Microchip’s nationally-recognized Leadership Passage Programs support career growth where we proudly enroll over a thousand people annually. We take pride in our commitment to employee development, values-based decision making, and strong sense of community, driven by our Vision, Mission, and 11 Guiding Values; we affectionately refer to it as the Aggregate System and it’s won us countless awards for diversity and workplace excellence.

Our company is built by dedicated team players who love to challenge the status quo; we did not achieve record revenue and over 30 years of quarterly profitability without a great team dedicated to empowering innovation. People like you.

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Job Description:

  • Develop Unit, Regression, End-to-End, Renode Emulation, LLVM Pass tests to validate HLS and SoC designing IDEs
  • Develop/port HLS designs in C/C++ to test existing and new features
  • Develop automated tests to verify compiler transformations and RTL functionality
  • Create and maintain testing environments
  • Perform media and sign-off testings before releases
  • Write verification specifications, verification plans, and documentation
  • Closely collaborate with Software and SQA teams

Secondary Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform user experience testing and provide suggestions for improvements
  • Help with the enforcement of Microchip’s Software Development Processes.
  • Continue learning latest EDA discoveries and contribute to the team discussions.


  • 0-2 years relevant research or work experience in compiler architectures, high level synthesis or other relevant fields.
  • Experience with C++ and TypeScript languages.
  • Experience with Python and TCL scripting languages.
  • Proficient in testing concepts, processes, and environments, including the ability to write tests and work in testing environments.
  • Proficient in Linux environment, including working in the bash environment and writing scripts using pipe, redirect, command substitution, etc.
  • Familiarity/knowledge/experience with Pytest and PlayWright.
  • Familiarity/knowledge/experience with LLVM Compilers.
  • Familiarity/knowledge/experience with RTL languages.
  • Understanding of digital design basics and Boolean algebra.
  • Good English communication skills (verbal and written).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with source code management systems (Git, SVN).
  • Familiarity/knowledge of RISC-V architecture
  • Familiarity/knowledge/experience with FPGAs would be a plus.

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