Verification & Validation Engineer

Working place
Hierarchical position
Reporting to Team Lead HW IP Development
Type of contract


Define and realize the verification and validation for both hardware IP development as well as for driver / application development using C, Python and assembly.


Main responsibilities:

-       Define and realize the test plans for state of the art network security engines

-       Extended the available verification tools and models (C, Python, Perl) to support new products

-       Maintain the available verification tools to support incremental features of the existing products

-       Specify and develop the test cases in cooperation with hardware and software designers

-       Maintain the regression set, track its state over the complete project

-       Develop and verify the embedded microcode for packet processing engines

-       Contribute to embedded software development and porting

-       Assist product architects and project managers in scoping and planning the verification and validation work

-       Work with support/QA team in understanding and resolving customer questions

-       Build competence in understanding the products and how they are verified

-       Realize knowledge sharing through documentation, presentations and internal trainings

Educational background

An advanced technical degree including software skills (Bachelor, Masters degree, HTS/HBO).

Required experience

-       A few years of experience in a technical industry in engineering positions (embedded software) at R&D centers or system laboratories

-       Experience with C, C++, Bash, Perl, assembly and Linux software development tool chains

Required skills

-      Documentation skills (both text and drawing using Microsoft tools)

-      The ability to quickly read into new information and specifications

-      Good English, verbal as well as writing skills

-      Affinity with digital logic, simulators, FPGAs, boards etc

-      Proactive in knowledge building and sharing

-      Ability to communicate with colleagues that work in other domains (hardware, management, business, sales)

Main Interface

Main interface Internally:

-       Colleagues within hardware IP team in Vught

-       Local colleagues within the Vught R&D team