Principal FPGA Design Engineer
An Exciting opportunity with our leading Defence organisation who are voted in the top 20 companies to work for according to the Sunday Times. They are looking for an Principal FPGA Design Engineer for their team in Stevenage, you will work in technology areas that include image processing, signal processing, embedded processors, safety and security to name but a few.
As a leading edge technology company, we need to maintain a diverse skill set, which offers great opportunity for individual growth and diversity. The work is challenging but incredibly rewarding.
Salary: up to £65,000 DOE
37 hour week.
Bonus (up to 21%)
Pension 4%+6% OR 6% +8%
Flexible working hours (core hours 9.30-4pm Mon-Thurs 9.30-12.30 Friday)
25 days holiday + Bank Holiday (option to buy additional 5 days)
Child Care Vouchers
Technology purchase scheme
A whole lot more in their benefits scheme
Gold aware Investors in people
Top 30 large companies to work for (Sunday Times)
*Architecture and Requirement definition. Working with hardware and system engineers to define the FPGA needs.
*Design implementation and test.
*Prepare and efficiently maintain design and test documentation.
*Peer review support. Through sharing with others we grow as a team.
*Integration support. Working with systems, software and hardware engineers to ensure product performance. It only works when it works together.
*Preparing the future. Working on research topics to secure the technology of the future.
What are we looking for?
*Ideally we are looking for candidates that are degree qualified (or equivalent) with significant experience.
*Competent VHDL skills.
*Competent verification skills where SystemVerilog would be an advantage, but not mandated.
*Candidates will need to demonstrate a proven track record of designing for Xilinx, Intel or Microsemi devices and mastery of associated tool chains.
*An agile team player with good verbal and written communication skills capable of operating in a multi-disciplinary team
*Candidates with a desire to deliver and an eagerness to learn and develop.
*Candidates with an ability to technically lead small teams would be an advantage, but not mandated.
As a Principal FPGA Design Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (Circa £65,000), and a comprehensive benefits package with exceptional career progression opportunities.
** You will need to hold or be eligible to obtain security clearance**
** Only applications from people eligible to work in the UK will be considered. Unfortunately for this role we cannot offer sponsorship