FPGA Engineer

FPGA Engineer

Job Title: FPGA Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gwent, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895392_1557412427
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 09, 2019 15:33

Job Description

FPGA Engineer
My client is looking for an experienced FPGA Engineer to join the team based in Gwent. They have over 700 employers based across their main locations in France, Germany and the UK.
You would be responsible to the Head of Hardware Engineering for executing allocated FPGA Work Packages within agreed cost, time and quality constraints.
Tasks & Accountabilities
-All FPGAs are designed, developed, integrated and tested in accordance with Clients Defence and Space standards; all supporting documents are produced in accordance with Clients Defence and Space standards.
-Appropriate processes and methodologies are used to design and deliver allocated FPGA development work packages meeting cost, time and quality targets, agreed with their development team leader.
-Technical design decisions are made within the context of known practices, established precedents and acquired technical expertise. The cost/benefits of design possibilities are understood, and that judgement calls can be made based on them.
-The support of the design and development of critical components where decisions may have a significant impact on project timescales.
-Analytical - To identify and isolate errors in the FPGA or integrated target platform, their likely causes and solutions.
-Ingenuity - To work with autonomy on a complete FPGA design from concept to delivery.
Required Skills
-FPGA development process knowledge
-FPGA design and implementation
-Recent design experience of devices from Altera / Microsemi / Xilinx
-Proficient in VHDL; a simulation and FPGA synthesis tool
-FPGA Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Newport, Bristol
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - FPGA, Design, Development, Implementation, VHDL, Integrated, Quality, Test, Altera, Microsemi, Xilinx, Defence, Space
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
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This is a Permanent Position

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