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Teradyne FPGA Engineer in San Jose, California


Perform schematic design and validate PCB layout for FPGA point of view, drive development with Firmware and Hardware Team and all the way to final product. The detailed job responsibilities include: Develop, architect, implement, and verify FPGA code to support clean interface for firmware control of active high and low speed peripherals using Xilinx Vivado tools, Xilinx FPGAs such as Virtex and Kintex 7 series for RTL coding, RTL verification, Timing analysis on RTL coding, SVN\Git as source control, CI/CD platform for FPGAs as Gitlab, high speed interfaces such as PCIe and SERDES, and the following technologies, including SPI, GPIO, ADC, DAC, DMA, DDR memory, IIR, FIR filters, AXI interface etc.; Gather requirements for system solutions and drive the proper FPGA system architecture based of the requirements; Design and document product and circuit robustness using computer simulations, conventional analysis and standard testing methodologies; develop and analyze test. Perform debugging using lab equipment such as Spectrum analyzer, Chip-Scope, Oscilloscope and JTAG.

Basic Qualifications & Skills

  • Master’s degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or related fields with the coursework and/or projects acquiring the following skills:

  • VHDL and System C to develop and verify FPGA code, C/C++ to develop firmware application for FPGA and TCL to automate FPGA design flow.

  • Xilinx's Vivado and ISE tools to generate FPGA image, SDK tool to develop software applicaiaton for FPGAs and Matlab for IIR and FIR filter designing.

  • FPGA design flow for synthesis, implementation, placement and rout, optimization and Bitstream generation along with timing analysis.

  • Implementing RTL code for ADC, DAC, DMA, AXI interface and DDR memory, verify RTL code functionality, RTL debugging using Xilinx's JTAG Chipscope.



Master’s degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or related fields.

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