FPGA Designer

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FPGA Designer

Salary:£60000 - £75000 per annum
Location:Bristol, South West, England
Consultant:Tony Smith
My client, a world leader in the defence sector, is looking for a number of FPGA Designers to join them in Bristol and contribute to the development of complex FPGA platforms for integration into their weapons systems.

FPGA Designers

Our client’s FPGA Design team is growing rapidly, creating the need for a number of talented FPGA Design Engineers, to work on a range of projects, including advanced signal processing systems (Image/Radio), core embedded processing systems and safety and security critical systems.

The role will involve all phases of the FPGA design life cycle, from requirement inception through to a validated design. This offers a great opportunity to strongly influence design, push the use of latest technologies and interact with the wider multidiscipline design teams, whilst also leveraging the latest tools and technologies provided by top FPGA vendors.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to degree level (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant electronics subject with experience in most of the following:
  • Generating complex FPGA architectures and design implementations using VHDL, Simulink, etc., targeting Xilinx, Intel, and Microsemi devices.
  • Ability to verify complex FPGA implementations using VHDL and System Verilog/UVM test-bench methodologies.
  • Proficiency in FPGA design toolsets and Mentor verification tools (QuestaSim & ModelSim).
  • Strong skills in generating low-level software (C) for FPGA test and integration with embedded systems.
  • Ability to configure and document designs to a high professional standard.

If you have the qualifications and experience to be a success in this role and further your FPGA career, please apply now.

FPGA Designer
Salary negotiable, circa £75000 DOE plus generous benefits including paid overtime, bonus, pension contribution.
Hybrid (4 to 5 days per week on-site, but flexibility can be discussed to suit personal circumstances and project needs.
Compressed hours or part-time working will also be considered.

Key Skills: FPGA, Design, VHDL, Simulink, Xilinx, Intel, Microsemi,System Verilog, Verification, QuestaSim, ModelSim, Test, Integration
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the nature of work undertaken by our client, incumbents of these positions are required to undergo pre-employment screening and must be able to satisfy clearance criteria for UK Security Vetting to 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. 
This role is a PERMANENT position.
Tony Smith