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    Senior Research Engineer

    • 16899
    • Research & Development
    • Graduates
    • Research
    • Research
    • USA
    • Austin (TX)


    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

    Job Description

    Job Description

    As the industry's leading supplier of microprocessor technology, ARM provides efficient, low-power chip technology making electronic innovations come to life.  Our employees contribute to a rich ecosystem by designing and developing CPUs, graphics processors, complex system IP, supporting software development tools, and physical libraries.  These contributions enable more than one thousand ARM partners to ship over 10 billion leading-edge ARM-powered processors each year.

    Our research group plays a central role in identifying gaps in current technologies and in conducting world-leading research to fill those gaps.  We collaborate closely with product development teams and a large network of external researchers in both industry and academia.  With a diverse set of skills distributed across the globe, our researchers drive leading-edge innovation in a broad range of areas.

    We are currently seeking highly motivated researchers to join our Austin team.  Our architecture and systems research activities cover a wide range of disciplines including mobile and laptop personal computing and applications; server, cloud, and HPC computing; emerging memory technologies; interconnects; formal specification and verification methods; design and analysis of security protocols; safety requirements; fault tolerance; exploiting parallelism with vector, SIMD, throughput, and multicore architecture; and machine learning and computer vision.  We are seeking individuals with a keen interest in one or more of these areas with demonstrated skills of innovative research.

    Job Requirements

    Education & Qualifications

    • MS degree or PhD in Computer Science / Computer Engineering is preferred

    Essential Skills & Experience

    The candidate should have strong architecture and analysis skills including:

    • Architecture and Micro-architecture knowledge of CPU, GPU, or systems

    • Microarchitecture / system performance analysis and simulation

    • Workload development and analysis

    • Strong programming skills along with excellent problem-solving and debugging abilities

    • Experience with software workloads, benchmarking, and bottleneck / performance analysis


    The candidate should also have experience in one of the key research areas of the group:

    • High performance computing applications, runtimes, and libraries (MPI, PGAS, etc.)

    • Server and cloud architecture

    • Network platform architecture

    • Machine learning, computer vision, and neural networks

    • SoC system architecture

    • Heterogeneous computing

    • Multi-processing and parallel computing

    • Virtualisation and related memory system optimisation

    • Experience in coding for SIMD and / or vector optimisations

    • Experience with RTL design and verification techniques

    • Experience with graph analytics

    • Scale-up / scale-out interconnect

    • Systems software (OS, runtimes, compilers)

    • Power modelling and analysis

    • Code optimisation for GPUs

    • Programmable hardware accelerators

    • Algorithms for engineering or science workloads

    ARM Benefits


    Your particular benefits package will depend on position and type of employment and may be subject to change. Your package will be confirmed on offer of employment. Arm’s benefits program provides permanent employees with the opportunity to stay innovative and healthy, ensure the wellness of their families, and create a positive working environment.

    • Annual Bonus Plan
    • Discretionary Cash Awards
    • 401(k), 100% matching on first 6% eligible earnings
    • Medical, Dental & Vision, 100% coverage for employee only, shared cost for dependents
    • Basic Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance (AD&D)
    • Short Term (STD) and Long Term (LTD) Disability Insurance
    • Vacation, 20 days per year with option to buy 5 more.
    • Holidays, 13 days per year
    • Sabbatical, 20 paid days every four-years of service
    • Sick Leave, 7 days per year
    • Volunteering, four hours per month (TeamARM)
    • Office location dependent: café on site, fitness facilities, team and social events
    • Additional benefits include: Flexible Spending Accounts for health and dependent care, EAP, Health Advocate, Business Travel Accident Program & Commuter programs.

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    About Arm

    Arm® technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. From the unmissable to the invisible; our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 86 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer. With more than 1,000 technology partners including the world’s most famous business and consumer brands, we are driving Arm innovation into all areas compute is happening inside the chip, the network and the cloud.

    With offices around the world, Arm is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to Arm's success in the global marketplace.

    About the office

    The Arm Austin office employs staff from across all divisions of ARM and is considered the engineering hub for North America. Austin has the nickname of “Silicon Hills” thanks to the high number of tech companies in the area, and is also known as the “Live Music Capital of the World". Events such as South by Southwest, Austin City Limits Music Festival and the F1 Grand Prix are but a few of the many activities that make Austin a top destination for both residents and travelers.

    Austin, TX USA
    Arm Inc.
    Encino Trace
    5707 Southwest Pkwy
    Bldg 1 Suite 100
    Austin, TX. 78735

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