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Senior FPGA Engineer
Ref No.: 18-43458
Location: Essex, Massachusetts
Position Type:Direct Placement
Experience Level: 10 Years
Pay Rate : $ 110,000.00 - 130,000.00 /Year
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
Senior FPGA Engineer
 The Senior Digital Engineer will be responsible for the development of VHDL code and firmware to run on FPGA-based SoCs and hardware within a larger control system.  Engineers with expertise in many of the following areas: FPGA hardware design (Xilinx and Altera), Verilog firmware development, communication with microprocessors, DSP, and have good working knowledge of control system techniques and topologies desired. You must be experienced bringing up and debugging FPGA based HW and FW.

  • Develop VHDL code to configure and FW to run embedded FPGAs and SoCs from Xilinx and Altera.
  • Contribute to the design of control system FW and HW architecture.
  • Bring up, configure, characterize, and debug new FPGAs.
  • Write bootloaders for FPGAs and microprocessors on new and existing FPGAs.
  • Write and implement algorithms, and DSP routines developed by controls and product experts.
  • Debug and optimize FPGA and FPGA SoC based HW and FW.
  • Design interfaces for high speed serial and parallel I/O such as Ethernet, USB, PCIe, UART, I2C, SPI, RS485, and EtherCAT.
  • Work in a lab environment using digital embedded system debug tools (ICE, logic analyzers, JTAG, Oscilloscopes, etc).
  • Minimum 10 years of HW development experience.
  • 5+ years of experience FPGA logic design with Verilog  synthesis and layout.
  • BS Degree in EE, CS, or equivalent experience (Master’s degree preferred).

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