FPGA Engineer

  • by European Recruitment
  • Location Bristol, UK
  • Salary £50,000 - £70,000 / year
  • 94 days ago
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Job Description:

FPGA Engineer

We are recruiting for an experienced FPGA Engineer who has RTL and FPGA development experience, to join a leading financial company on a permanent basis in the UK



As a FPGA Engineer your responsibilities will include:

  • Engaging with FPGA development colleagues to develop and launch the latest hardware to the trading community.
  • Coordinating technology introduction with colleagues.
  • Using System Verilog to develop high performance FPGA systems.
  • Supporting RTL efforts by contributing to the development using productivity tooling.
  • Remaining acquainted with the hardware industry including the latest System in Package and System on Chip.
  • Defining high level requirements to develop extraordinary solutions for the trading community.
  • Constructing your attributes in regard to the finance industry and FPGA development flows.


Required Skills:

You are best suited for this position if you have:

  • A degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline.
  • A strong work ethic, the will to constantly learn and progress and the passion for development.
  • The ability to ensure FPGA development achievement, while taking ownership of important systems and subsystems.
  • Proficient knowledge of technology tradeoffs, as well as a logical approach to problem solving.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in working as a FPGA development engineer in a team setting.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in using RTL (SystemVerilog/Verilog/VHDL).
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience of software development.
  • A Measurable appreciation of low-level hardware/software interaction.



You are at an advantage if you have:

  • Experience in Linux.
  • The ability to use scripting language, preferably python.
  • The capacity to use HLS.
  • Knowledge of Jenkins CI, Gothb, ctypes, SWIG.
  • Proficiency in automated testing.
  • Experience in embedded processors.
  • The ability to use network (ethernet, TCP/IP, IB), high speed networking, PCIe, serial protocols and transceivers.
  • Understanding of financial protocol, as well as algorithmic knowledge.
  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info Negotiable
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience 5+ years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
  • Educational level Bachelor's Degree

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