Graduate DFT Engineer

Electrical, Electronic, C&I.

About Us

Cirrus Logic: A History of Innovation
With roots in Silicon Valley in the mid 80s, Cirrus Logic has changed and grown through the years. Enjoy this look back at the company's unique history -- with a peek into the future!

For nearly four decades, Cirrus Logic has been propelled by the top engineers in mixed-signal processing. Our rockstar team thrives on solving complex challenges with innovative end-user solutions for the world's top consumer brands.

Cirrus Logic is also known for its award-winning culture, built on a foundation of inclusion and fairness, meaningful community engagement, and delivering enjoyable employee experiences at every turn.

But we couldn’t do it without our extraordinary workforce – and that’s where you come in. Join our team and help us continue to make Cirrus Logic an exceptional place to grow your career! 

About the role

As a DFT engineer in our mixed-signal audio development team, you will be performing initial test planning, inserting memory BIST and scan, improving coverage, and delivering test patterns to our product test group. You will be working on industry-leading mixed-signal SoC’s for consumer mobile audio markets, supporting several growing product lines.


  • Work within a collaborative team environment to define, implement, and review DFT features
  • You will generate, insert, and verify Memory BIST and other test logic
  • Perform scan insertion and ATPG pattern generation
  • Develop and verify DFT timing and equivalence checking constraints
  • Perform MBIST and ATPG pattern verification with gate-level simulations
  • Identify and improve any test coverage gaps
  • Create test patterns for production ATE and assist bring-up

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Electronics/Electrical Engineering or relevant STEM subject
  • Experience of digital RTL design coding and verification
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

  • Experience with Verilog, System Verilog, or VHDL
  • Understanding of DFT (scan test, memory test etc)
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as TCL, Perl or Python
  • Have a curious and inquiring mind with the dedication to follow through on getting answers
  • Experience with debugging and root causing problems
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a collaborative development team

This role is based in our Edinburgh office.

This is a hybrid position and will follow a 2+ day in-office work schedule, with in-office days based on business needs and team preference. You must be based within commutable distance of the work location listed on the job posting, or willing to relocate prior to beginning employment with Cirrus Logic

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Job ID Number: GF-364
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    Edinburgh (Hybrid)
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  • Control & Instrumentation
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
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