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IPDS Design Engineer II

Longmont, CO, United States
Jul 17, 2019


Job Description


Xilinx develops highly flexible and adaptive processing platforms that enable rapid innovation across a variety of technologies - from the endpoint to the edge to the cloud. Xilinx is the inventor of the FPGA, hardware programmable SoCs and the ACAP (Adaptive Compute Acceleration Platform), designed to deliver the most dynamic processor technology in the industry and enable the adaptable, intelligent and connected world of the future in a multitude of markets including Data Center (Compute, Storage and Networking); Wireless/5G and Wired Communications; Automotive/ADAS; Emulation & Prototyping; Aerospace & Defense; Industrial Scientific & Medical, and others. Xilinx's core strengths simultaneously address major industry trends including the explosion of data, heterogeneous computing after Moore's Law, and the dawn of artificial intelligence (AI). 

Our global team is growing and we are looking for bold, collaborative and creative people to help us lead the industry transformation to build an adaptable intelligent world. We believe that by embracing diverse ideas, striving for excellence in all that we do, and working together as a unified team, we can accomplish anything. Come do your best work and live your best life as part of the ONEXILINX team!


IP Design Solutions is an expert engineering team that is used by Xilinx to develop new technologies that will help Xilinx enter or excel in new or developing markets. In doing this, the team works very tightly with key customers in the target markets.


The position is for a design engineer that will work on design projects using Xilinx FPGAs. The scope of work will focus mainly on logic/HDL design and verification on projects related to development of Communications and Data Center centric designs. The person will work as part of a highly talented and very experienced design team during project execution and is expected to interact with both internal and external customers on a regular basis with opportunities for learning and self-development.

IPDS Design Engineer

Skills/Experience Required

The candidate must meet some or all of the following requirements:


  • Minimum of 4 years of design and development experience

  • Minimum of 2 year of experience in FPGA VHDL and/or Verilog design, Xilinx technology and tools, FPGA verification and test
  • Experience in HW testing, including working with test equipment – logic and traffic analysers, test generators etc
  • Experience in HDL verification



  • Ability to solve real world problems with realizable solutions

  • Track record of delivering high quality, complex projects on time

  • Ability to communicate technical information in an organised and understandable fashion
  • Ability to work within a team

  • Must be capable of demonstrating problem solving, debugging and organisation skills
  • Willingness to serve if various roles within a project team i.e design engineer, verification engineer, etc.
  • Job location in Longmont Colorado or Dallas Texas.


  • BSEE or MSEE

  • Applicable work experience

  • Track record of high academic achievement

Skills/Experienced Desired

The following is a list of skills and experiences that are desirable but non-essential:

  • SystemVerilog/UVM is a distinct advantage

  • Some experience in Perl/Python scripting

  • Experience in writing technical documentation, including Requirement/Design/Test Specifications, Test Plans and User Guides
  • Ethernet and packet processing

  • C, microprocessors and embedded systems and Software/Firmware design
  • Masters in engineering


Education Requirements 
  • BSEE or MSEE

Years of Experience
  • Minimum of 4 years of design and development experience

  • Minimum of 2 year of experience in FPGA VHDL and/or Verilog design, Xilinx technology and tools, FPGA verification and test
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