Senior FPGA Engineer

Senior FPGA Engineer

Job Title: Senior FPGA Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897125_1610714562
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2021 12:42

Job Description

Senior FPGA Engineer - Contract
My client is looking for an experienced FPGA Engineer to join the team based in Newport. You will be responsible to the Head of Hardware Engineering for executing allocated FPGA Work Packages within agreed cost, time and quality constraints.
-Analysing requirements, specifying and documenting the FPGA solution and work breakdown
-Preparing FPGA architectural and detailed designs and documentation
-FPGA design generation and implementation
-FPGA design verification
-Integration of FPGAs onto the target platform
-Providing FPGA technical support
-Controlling and reviewing work of the members of their team (where a team exists)
-Supporting the company FPGA development process and procedure updates
Essential Experience/Skills
-Must have experience of FPGA design & implementation for communications equipment or equivalent
-Must have excellent FPGA development process knowledge
-Must be an experienced engineer, fully versed in design methodologies for their field able to work on their own but providing regular reporting.
-Must have recent design experience of devices from the following suppliers: Altera, Microsemi, Xilinx
-Must be proficient in the use of VHDL
-Must be proficient in the use of at least one simulation tool
-Must be proficient in the use of at least one FPGA synthesis tool
-Must have a good understanding of requirements capture, and of work package definition and estimation
-Position - Senior FPGA Engineer - Contract
-Location - Newport
-Rate - £400 per day
Key Skills - FPGA, Design, Implementation, Altera, Microsemi, VHDL, Verification, Requirements
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
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
PLEASE NOTE: Our client has assessed this role to be inside scope of the IR35 Intermediaries legislation.
This is a Contract Position

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