Sr. Electrical Engineer (FPGA Design)
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Strong analytical aptitude and meticulous attention to detail.
Should be self-motivated in order to achieve assigned objectives with minimal supervision
Have shipped 3-4 products with FPGAs on it.
Min. 5 years of experience utilizing Xilinx Vivado Tool chain.
Min. 10 years of hands-on experience with FPGA architecture, design, coding, simulating, and debugging FPGA on actual HW.
Strong understanding how your HDL/RTL code will be synthesized into FPGA fabric. Code for performance!
Good Electrical Engineering (EE) knowledge on FPGA's HW requirements - Terminations, Signal Integrity, DC Power supplies, Jitter specifications, IO planning etc.
Hands-on experience using any 7 series Xilinx FPGAs - Artix-7, Kintex-7, Virtex-7, UltraScale, Zynq etc.
Built FPGA designs involving high-performance interfaces like DDR2/3/4, LVDS, DSPs, Ethernet, etc.
Experience using high-speed transceivers GTX/GTH/GTPs for interfaces like - MIPI, HDMI, DP, PCIE etc.
Experience using high-speed data/control interfaces like SPI, UART, I2C etc.
Experience using Microblaze and/or ARM based embedded processors.
Hands-on experience with Xilinx or 3rd party IP, as well as create own IP when needed.
Ability to translate SW algorithms in C/Perl/Python/Matlab into high performance HDL code.
Good knowledge of FPGA Clock Regions, Bank IO Constraints, Clocking resources - CMTs, PLLs, DLLs etc.
Understanding static timing analysis, and ability to fix timing issues.
Practical lab debugging skills to bring-up FPGA designs on actual PCBs using Oscilloscope, Protocol Analyzers.
Work effectively in a multi-functional product development HW & SW teams.
Ability to select FPGA Devices based on RTL resource estimation & other HW system requirements from multi-functional teams.
Able to work on multiple projects in parallel.
Education & Experience
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