FPGA Design Engineer / Belfast / 6 month Contract

  • Job Reference: 25241395-2
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2017
  • Recruiter: Scorpio Technology
  • Location: Belfast
  • Salary: £40.00 to £45.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: negotiable
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

FPGA Design Engineer / Belfast / Xilinx / Vivado / ModelSim / Contract / 6 month initial

Scorpio Technology is currently recruiting an experienced FPGA Engineer on a contract basis (LTD or Umbrella) for an initial 6 month project.

The FPGA Engineer will be working as part of a highly talented FPGA team tasked with developing a new sensor for a high-end electronic system.

The device will consist of 3 FPGA's: 2X Xilinx Kintex 7 FPGA's and a Xilinx Zync SOC. The role will involve IP design using VHDL and Verilog/SystemVerilog as a Hardware Description Language and simulation using ModelSim.

Being series Xilinx Series 7 devices the IP cores the FPGA Engineer be designed using Xilinx Vivado toolset.

Required Skills / Experience:

·Experienced FPGA Engineer with experience working with Xilinx FPGA's and SoC's (ideally series 7 programmable logic devices)
·Knowledge/experience using Xilinx Vivado tools
·IP core design and simulation using Mentor Graphics ModelSim however experience using other simulators from Cadence, Synopsys, Xilinx, or Altera will be sufficient
·Fluent in Hardware Description Languages VHDL, Verilog or SystemVerilog or a combination of these

The company offer an excellent working environment with great on-site facilities.

Location: Belfast
Rate: £40-£45+ per hour negotiable on experience
Duration: 6 month contract
Start date: Beginning of February 2016 (flexible by a week or two)

For more information or to be considered for the position of FPGA Engineer, please apply as soon as possible.

FPGA Design Engineer / Belfast / Xilinx / Vivado / ModelSim / Contract / 6 month initial