Firmware Validation Engineer

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June 25, 2021

Firmware Validation Engineer

Location: Virtium Corporate, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

Department: Engineering

Job Description / Responsibilities:

Virtium is hiring a senior firmware validation engineer with experience in PCIe/NVMe, SATA and USB SSDs. This engineer will work closely with Virtium’s firmware development team to design and implement tests to validate SSD firmware functionality across multiple platforms.  Responsibilities include:

  • Develop automated test frameworks for SSD firmware validation and regression testing
  • Create test environments, execute test cases and automate the recording of test results to improve code functionality and enhance development process flow
  • Generate reports detailing ongoing performance and functionality
  • Collaborate closely with HW, FW, SW, and QA teams
  • Gain an in-depth understanding of compliance, qualification, and compatibility issues across PCIe/NVMe, SATA and USB interfaces
  • Quantify functional maturity of SSD firmware
  • Support first-level triage and debug of issues
  • Expand coverage across firmware targets

Skills / Requirements:

  • Minimum five years of experience in storage firmware validation
  • In depth understanding of firmware algorithms used in NAND flash-based storage devices
  • Experience with SSD firmware development, integration and validation
  • Strong programming knowledge and debugging skills in C/C++, Python equivalent
  • Demonstrated ability to take ownership of identifying, characterizing and documenting issues for firmware design engineers to resolve
  • Demonstrated ability to meet goals and fulfill schedule commitments
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Self-motivated and self-directed while remaining a strong team player
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to challenge the system to affect an environment of constant improvement

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