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A Xilinx senior silicon/embedded applications engineer has a solid understanding of FPGA and SoC product architectures and their design tools, participates in the validation and refinement of adaptive product solutions, develops and verifies reference designs in simulation and hardware, authors user guides, and tackles debug efforts.
If you can manage multiple tasks and would be excited to learn/apply system-level FPGA/SoC application experiences to the following daily activities, you should apply.
- Engaging with internal Xilinx teams, facilitating exchanges of information, interpreting requirements, and articulating application solutions
- Developing test/prototype/reference FPGA or SoC designs and verifying functionality with FPGA or embedded debug tools
- Directing and developing methods to debug and drive complex product issues and support cases to a resolution
- Formulating, validating, and delivering concise and effective product documentation
- Learning and sharing expertise in key product features to advance product knowledge among peers and customers
- M.S. in electrical/computer engineering, computer/cognitive science, or equivalent with 5+ years of industry experience; or B.S. with 7+ years of industry experience in programmable device applications
- Knowledge of FPGA and SoC design tool flows, including simulation and debug
- Knowledge of one or more coding languages (e.g. Verilog, VHDL, or C/C++)
- Knowledge of one or more scripting languages (e.g. Tcl, Perl, Python, etc.)
- Knowledge of flash memories (e.g. QSPI flash) and managed NAND memories (e.g. eMMC/SDcard)
- Knowledge of FPGA/SoC boot flows and embedded Linux are a bonus
- Experience with JTAG, SPI, I2C protocols; Experience with PCIe is a bonus
- Experience with lab tools (e.g. oscilloscope and logic analyzer)
- Effective organizer and communicator in cross-functional team settings
- Ability to appropriately prioritize and efficiently progress on multiple tasks
- Good judgment for customer-facing situations
- Excellent English writing skills
- Enthusiastic problem-solving skills
- Curious and innovative