LSI Corporation RandD Firmware Engineer in Fort Collins, Colorado

JOB DESCRIPTION: This is an Engineering position for High Speed Interconnect Products(HSIP). Broadcom has the most extensive physical layer product portfolio in theindustry including 400-Gigabit Ethernet Copper and Optical PHYs, BackplaneSerDes, 10GBASE-KR PHYs and Optical Transport. Broadcom's proven PHYtechnology offers lower power with a smaller footprint, as well as proveninteroperability and advanced features, making it easier and less expensiveto build an array of networking equipment, including telecommunicationschassis, switches, routers, hubs and more. In this role you will join a team of highly skilled designers involved indesign, modeling, verification, firmware and software development forthe physical layer of high speed Serdes at speeds of 112G+ with both analogand digital components. The types of software implemented include: control and status, debugfunctions, and interface/integration with analog functions in bothfirmware, API and Host levels. Responsibilities may include: * Develop and support API software for SerDes IP cores across company * Application and support software development * Optimize implementation at various levels including firmware, API andApplication. * Integrate and debug the SerDes IP and software on development systemsand target hardware. * Document design and implementation details. * Provide customer support and field debugging as required. * Develop, test and debug firmware associated with physical layerfunctionality * Lab testing and debug of SerDes IP * Support marketing group with customer meetings and collateral * Typically requires a BS degree and 5 years of experience or an MSdegree and 3 years of experience or a PhD and 2 years of experiencedeveloping, implementing, and testing high performancecommunications/networking systems. Strong software development and debugging skills are mandatory. Significant hands on experience with high speed serial devices(SERDES) is required. Good understanding of Physical layer for one of following: IEEE802.3,PCIE, CEI or FC Proficiency in the following: * 5+ years C/C++ programming * Application development, graphical interfaces a plus * Perl, python or other scripting languages * Source code control and bug tracking systems * Bit error rate testers This opportunity is available to engineers currently living or willing torelocate to one of these locations: Austin, TX, Ft. Collins CO,Irvine, CA, or San Jose, CA. IF YOU ARE LOCATED OUTSIDE USA, PLEASE BE SURE TO FILL OUT A HOMEADDRESS AS THIS WILL BE USED FOR FUTURE CORRESPONDENCE.Broadcom Inc. is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proudto be an equal opportunity employer.Employer's Job# R004856-Fort CollinsPlease visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOEstatement.