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Sr. Design Application Engineer

Shenzhen, China, China
Jun 21, 2019


Job Description



At Xilinx, we are leading the industry transformation to build an adaptable, intelligent world. ARE YOU bold, collaborative, and creative? At Xilinx, we hire and develop leaders and innovators who want to revolutionize the world of technology.  We believe that by embracing diverse ideas, pushing boundaries, and working together as ONEXILINX, anything is possible.

Our culture of innovation began with the invention of the Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA), and with the 2018 introduction of our Adaptive Compute Acceleration Platform (ACAP), has made a quantum leap in capability, solidifying our role as the adaptable platform supplier of choice.  From the start, we have always believed in providing inventors with products and platforms that are infinitely adaptable. From self-driving cars, to world-record genome processing, to AI and big data, to the world’s first 5G networks, we empower the world’s builders and visionaries whose ideas solve every day problems and enhance people’s lives.


Data Centers and traditional CPU-centric computing are being disrupted to support a multitude of applications in the era of pervasive intelligence, data explosion and AI.  Xilinx adaptable platforms for compute, storage, and network acceleration deliver unprecedented benefits in performance, power-efficiency and operating costs from public clouds to on-premise data centers. Xilinx platforms serve as a catalyst for the rapid design and deployment of all the emerging architectures that will accelerate the modern data center.


If you are PASSIONATE, ADAPTABLE, and INNOVATIVE, Xilinx is the right place for you!  At Xilinx we care deeply about creating meaningful development experiences while building a strong sense of belonging and connection. We foster an environment of empowered learning, wellness, community engagement, and recognition, so you can focus on work that matters – world class technology that improves the way we live and work.  We are ONEXILINX.

DAE need to provide pre and post sales technical support to Xilinx FAEs and customers by means of software, system and module level design evaluations and issue resolution, customer visits and training. Travel to customer sites to work with them side by side as the Xilinx expert. As a secondary job function, provide feedback to various product development teams to help define future product enhancements and evolution including IP cores, device architectures and software tools. Must be able to complete the following with minimal guidance:


Job Description: 
  • Required to work with field team to support our customer during both pre- and post- sales engagement cycles:
  • Conduct new product and solution introduction and promotion to our customers by means of customer/field training, demo, solution evaluation and proposal etc.
  • Use the acquired HW/SW/System level techniques to facilitate and support the customer design implementation using Xilinx product and solutions till successful customer adoption and production.
  • Able to work with customer on complex design issue trouble shooting and resolution as well as necessary issue support coordination and escalation.
  • Work with factory expertise team on technical solution and proposals for our top customer Opportunities.
  • Analyze customer program needs and translate them into Xilinx solution proposals together with field &factory experts.
  • Able to identify the technical challenges and gaps to meet customer requirements and work with team to come up with recommendations.
  • As the assigned technical area SMEs to work with filed team and customer together and compile the product, IP &solution etc relevant feedbacks to our product development team for future product enhancement and planning.


  • Minimum 5-8 years’ work experience BS/MS in Electronic/Computer Engineering
  • Proficient knowledge of VHDL/Verilog coding, synthesis (Synplicity/Exemplar), and simulation (MTI, VCS, NC-Sim)
  • Solid FPGA design and trouble shooting skills are required.
  • Embedded and SW background or experience would be Plus.
  • Demonstrated capability for lab and system debug utilizing common test equipment.
  • Excellent interpersonal, telephone, written and group communication skills
  • Good organizational skills with the ability to multi task, prioritize, and track activities status
  • Service and results oriented with a strong desire to support customers and work as an extension of a dynamic sales team
  • Good command of written and spoken English
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