Firmware (FPGA) Engineer

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Firmware (FPGA) Engineer

Location: Edinburgh

Rate: £47,83

Duration: 6 months

A global aerospace and defence organisation are seeking a Firmware (FPGA) Engineer to design and develop firmware for speciliased complex airborne applications.

Key Responsibilities - Firmware (FPGA) Engineer

  • Creating robust VHDL based designs; fully documenting and recording your work products; keeping them under configuration management, and providing progress reports.

  • Design and develop Firmware designs using VHDL; verify designs using either VHDL or SystemVerilog and work to a structured firmware design process.

  • Work closely and liaise with Systems, Hardware and Software engineers in order to resolve real integration problems on complex systems.

Skills - Firmware (FPGA) Engineer

  • VHDL based FPGA design & verification techniques

  • FPGA technologies from either Xilinx or Altera

  • Adopting a methodical approach to firmware design, ideally working to a structured firmware process such as RTCA DO-254 or similar

  • Specifying complex timing and area constraints for efficient FPGA place and route

  • De-bugging and testing firmware designs and supporting module and system related test verification and integration project phases

  • Mentor Graphics FPGA Development tools including HDL Designer, ModelSim / Questa and Precision, is an advantage.

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