Job Description

R&D Engineer - 14161


This client is the backbone for the design of semiconductors and is helping to accelerate technology around the world. They currently have a requirement for a R&D Engineer. This is a 6 Month Contract position based in Mountain View, CA.



  • Develop micro-architecture specification for assigned parts of the design.
  • Implement the RTL code in verilog.
  • Collaborate with verification team to develop test plan and test bench to achieve functional closure.
  • Analyze and optimize design to achieve performance, speed, size and power goals.




  • Must have BS or MS in EE/CS with 10+ years of digital experience, preferably in processor design.  
  • The individual should have strong background in processor architectures. 
  • Knowledge and understanding of instruction set architectures. 
  • Working experience in programming at assembly and C/C++level is a plus.


Position logistics:

  • 6 Months Contract
  • Local candidates strongly preferred
  • U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply.


About Maxonic:

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges.  Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals are specialized by technology, are great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long term career needs of our candidates.  We take pride in the over 5,000 candidates that we have placed, and the repeat business that we earn from our satisfied clients.


Interested in Applying?

We can’t wait to see your resume!  Please feel free to email Nina Schindler ( or call 408-400-2299