FPGA Engineer

Recruiter
Modis
Location
Cannock
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
An opportunity to further your career within a market leading company that houses the most interesting engineering projects in the country and world. You might be looking for an increase in responsibilities, or you might be looking to step sideways into a company that employs over 10,000 people worldwide. Either way, this employer offers great career prospects and opportunities to work within a fantastic working environment.

High-end technology, market leading business, great salary and benefits in Staffordshire.

Key responsibilities
Specific responsibilities for the FPGA Design Engineer role will depend upon your skill set and level of seniority. Typically, you will be responsible for a wide range of FPGA activities covering all stages of the development lifecycle; from requirements through to verification and validation of programmed devices. You will work within a dedicated team environment where co-operation, innovation and thoroughness are essential to develop FPGAs that successfully meet project objectives.

Key responsibilities required for this role will include:
* FPGA Implementation including requirements capture, VHDL RTL coding and physical stages
* Writing and execution of VHDL testbench code and other IV&V activities
* Safety related design process development and maintenance
* Model Based design techniques using Matlab/Simulink modeling and simulation
* Requirements tracking, configuration control, incident reporting and project documentation
* Lab support during hardware development stages

JOB REQUIREMENTS
* Proven track record of FPGA/ASIC design
* Comprehensive knowledge of VHDL with practical experience in successful projects
* Experience of model based design using tools such as Matlab/Simulink is preferable
* Capability of working to formal FPGA/ASIC design processes is essential
* Broad knowledge of digital electronics and other areas of engineering.
* Good knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process; gated design phases, design reviews

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of one of the most forward thinking companies in the UK and to further develop your own skills and capabilities.
If you believe that the prior details are relevant to your recent work experience then please do not hesitate to apply to this advert with your up to date CV. Alternatively, you can submit your CV to steven(dot)mitchell(at)modis(dot)co(dot)uk