FPGA Designer - Stevenage

Engineering
Ref: 1104 Date Posted: Monday 29 Nov 2021
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FPGA Designer
Location:          Stevenage
Salary:             Up to £70,000 - Dependant on Experience
Hours:              37 Hours per week
 
Context
We are working with a world leading, Stevenage based, technical engineering organisation, with 12,000 staff across Europe. At the forefront of British engineering, working with the most advanced technology in the industry, they need an FPGA Designer.
It’s an amazing business. They have a customer order book stretching for several years, with healthy profits and balance sheet. They are stable with steady controlled growth and that’s exceptional right now.
 
The position FPGA Designer
 
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced FPGA Designer to be involved in the development of a growing portfolio of complex FPGA platforms. The portfolio ranges from advanced signal processing systems (Image\Radio), core embedded processing systems, through to safety & security critical systems.
 
Your role will involve all phases of the FPGA design life cycle, from requirement inception through to a validated design. This offers a great opportunity to strongly influence the design, push the use of latest technologies, and interact with the wider multidiscipline design teams.
 
Their portfolio uses devices from all the major FPGA vendors, and they are always looking to use cutting edge tools and technologies. In this role, you would be part of a strong team of FPGA designers and would be key to delivering current and future products.
Required 
Ideally educated to degree level (or equivalent qualification) with experience in the majority of the following areas:
  • Generating complex FPGA architectures and design implementations (VHDL, Simulink etc), targeting Xilinx, Intel, Microsemi devices.
  • Verifying complex FPGA implementations using VHDL and System Verilog\UVM test-bench methodologies.
  • Using FPGA design toolsets and Mentor verification tools (QuestaSim & ModelSim).
  • Generating low-level software (C) to facilitate FPGA test and integration with the wider embedded system, along with the ability to Configure and Document designs to a high professional standard.
 
Benefits of working here
  • State of the art technology & innovation
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • External learning and development encouraged
  • Light and airy university type campus
  • Generally accepted they have a great restaurant
  • Friendly environment!
    • On site Medical Centre
    • Parking / Easy Access to train station
    • Coffee Shops and onsite shop
    • Sports & Social Club
    • There’s more…
 
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