PHY Verification Engineer


Spark your imagination through the power of technology

At Sony Semiconductor IL (formerly known as Altair Semiconductor), we believe in pioneering the future through the power of creativity.  We strive to bring innovation to the cellular IoT technology that drives our vision of the Internet of Things (IoT), as well as to Artificial Intelligence (AI) techniques that help people around the world unleash their imagination and creativity.

In 2016, Altair became an integral part of SONY Corporation, creating a company culture that combines the Sony legacy, values and technology with our own vision and market leadership in the field of cellular IoT and AI.

Believe that anything you can imagine, you can make real. Your journey starts with us.

PHY Verification Engineer

Play a significant role on the PHY silicon team, developing Sony Semiconductor IL’s next generation 5G IOT chips.


  • Take part in all aspects of digital design verification including specifications, test plan, execution, debug, and tools and coverage in block-level to chip-level environments.
  • Contribute to the verification of an extremely complex, state-of-the-art 5G IOT standard.
  • Work with sophisticated verification methodologies and implement cutting-edge methods.
  • Run and debug the verified designs, including acquiring the knowhow in various technology fields (communications, DSP, etc.).
  • Collaborate closely with the design and DSP teams and provide support to SW and production teams.


  • BSc in electrical/computer engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in the verification flow of complex designs from test plan definition to coverage closure
  • Experience in Specman and/or System Verilog – must
  • Experience in PHY verification–an advantage
  • Background in digital signal processing and/or wireless communication protocols–an advantage
  • Team player with a proactive attitude
  • Independent thinker and learner, curious, and motivated