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Job Number: 2175700

NPU Compiler Engineer

$100,000 ? $200,000 Annually

It is an exciting time to join our Client. They aim to provide universal AI services to everyone by serving the vision of a happier, more enriched humanity.

This is a cutting-edge technology company specializing in developing AI-based semiconductor chips and systems. Their team of computer science, electrical engineering, and AI research experts is dedicated to pushing the boundaries of what is possible. They constantly look for new and innovative ways to develop and apply our technology to real-world problems.

The flagship product is a series of AI-specific semiconductor chips designed to deliver unparalleled performance and efficiency in machine learning and deep learning applications. These chips are used in various industries, including security, media, manufacturing, mobility, automotive, and more.

They are committed to creating a better future through the application of AI and related technologies. They invite you to join the journey to support humanity that is greener yet more capable than ever. They believe that their products and services can make a real impact wherever AI exists.

Job Summary

The NPU Compiler Engineer is responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining compilers specifically for use in the field of artificial intelligence and machine learning. You will work closely with chip designers and software engineers to create efficient and optimized compilers that can run on AI-specific hardware.


  • Design and implement new compiler features for AI and machine learning applications
  • NPU compiling (backend optimization)
  • Optimize computation graph
  • Computation resource allocation and scheduling
  • DRAM, scratch pad memory management
  • Support deep learning training and inference
  • Optimize and improve existing compilers for use on AI-specific hardware
  • Optimize development of quantization, calibration, quantization-aware training, etc.
  • Collaborate with chip designers and software engineers to understand and address their needs
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in compiler technology for AI and machine learning


  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or Computer Engineering required
  • Master's or Ph.D. in a related field preferred
  • 10+ years of working experience in compiler development required
  • 3+ years of working experience in the neural network and NPU development required
  • Experience in neural network training, inference, and strong understanding utilization required
  • Excellent understanding of computer architecture and optimization
  • Knowledge of AI-specific hardware, such as semiconductor chips, is a plus
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills


  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance with no premium cost
  • Retirement plan with company matching
  • PTO and Paid Holidays

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Temporary Associate Benefits Offered: Weekly benefits offered include Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, EAP, Life AD&D, STD, Commuter FSA, + state mandated benefits.

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