Job vacancy - Senior FPGA Design Engineer

Position: Senior FPGA Design Engineer
Reference: acsSTsfde
Location: Cambridgeshire
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 per annum


We are looking to recruit a Senior FPGA Design Engineer to work in our busy R&D Hardware department, working on a variety of infrared thermal imaging related projects. This role would suit a candidate who wants the challenge and interest of working with a variety of technologies and is happy to immerse themselves in application area that may be outside their previous experience i.e. a flexible approach is demanded. A commitment to producing 'right first time' quality products is also essential.

Work Profile

The post involves a wide variety of FPGA design tasks supporting infrared system design. Awareness of the interaction with other design disciplines is expected (layout, EMC etc). The technologies involved are varied but the core requirement is excellent FPGA's/CPLD's skills. We use Verilog for FPGA design on the full range of families (Actel, Xilinx, Lattice, Altera). Familiarity with other technologies is also of benefit, including: SoC, DSP and microprocessors, precision and video rate analogue design, optoelectronics and power supply design. Our projects normally involve contributions from our mechanical, software and production engineers and the candidate must be effective in a multidisciplinary team.

Experience Required

The successful candidate should have significant experience in FPGA design and be able to demonstrate a sound understanding of the principles involved. Other important qualities include a good academic background and the ability and enthusiasm to find out about, and work in, new areas. A demonstrable commitment to producing 'right first time' quality work is essential.

ACS are recruiting a Senior FPGA Design Engineer If you feel that you have the skills and experience required in this advertisement to be a Senior FPGA Design Engineer please submit your CV including an outline of your experience as a Senior FPGA Design Engineer It is always a good idea to include a covering letter outlining your experience as a Senior FPGA Design Engineer with your application as this will enhance your chances of selection and improve your prospects of landing the Senior FPGA Design Engineer role you desire.