FPGA and Digital Design Engineer

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    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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    £250 - £300 per annum

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    Karen Mou

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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FPGA and Digital Design Engineer - Cambridge - 12 Months

We are looking for a skilled FPGA and digital design engineer to design and develop the FPGA components of prototype systems to enable rapid research in cloud storage systems. This is a fast moving and inter-disciplinary team where the successful applicant will have scope for significant impact through collaboration.

  • Agile development of FPGA designs with rapid iteration.
  • Collaborative working with inter-disciplinary team members
  • Design, develop, test and debug FPGA digital designs
  • Plan and structure work effectively including anticipating requirements to unblock other team members.

  • An excellent understanding of digital design principles
  • At least five years' experience developing complex FPGA code in Verilog / System-Verilog
  • Good communication skills and able to work within an inter-disciplinary team environment including explanation of design trade-offs to non-specialists.
  • Ability to interact with logic devices external to the FPGA e.g. CPLD.
  • Skilled at FPGA simulation and verification methods including familiarity with Intel Quartus and Lattice tool chains.
  • Good digital logic debugging skills.
  • Able to respond positively to an agile and fluid environment in which priorities and requirements change rapidly.
  • Hands-on experience on working with oscilloscopes and electronic test equipment.
  • Experience of co-simulation of software and HDL.
  • Skilled at timing analysis / timing closure.