FPGA Electrical Engineer - Chicago,IL


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FPGA Electrical Engineer - Chicago,IL


Chicago, IL 




Engineering: Electrical-Electronics Engineering, General-Other: Engineering
IT-Software Development: General-Other: IT-Software Development, Software-System Architecture

Job Description:

FPGA Electrical Engineer

We are seeking an experienced FPGA SDR (software defined radio) Engineers to research, design and develop custom hardware for the trading teams.  Responsibilities include architecting and coding FPGA designs in a hardware description language, producing design documents, performing timing analysis and floor planning, and validating and analyzing designs for errors and efficiency.
The ideal FPGA Electrical Engineer should be a highly motivated individual with a proven track record.  You will work independently or as part of a team, demonstrate strong critical thinking skills and be collaborative in your approach to solving problems.  The FPGA Electrical Engineer position requires excellent communication skills as FPGA engineers interact with both immediate team members and traders.  This position will be located in the Chicago office.
-Bachelor’s Degree from a 4-year university in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field.
-Strong GPA (3.5 or higher).
-Excellent knowledge of Verilog.
-Proficiency with VHDL and System Verilog.
-Proficiency with a full simulator such as ModelSim.
-Ability to transition between hardware languages and abstraction layers on an as needed basis and demonstrate excellence throughout.
-Excellent communication skills, a strong work ethic and the ability to work both independently or part of a team.
Required Experience:
-4+ years in FPGA design, including of experience in the full FPGA design life cycle, ISE design tool flow, and FPGA design for network applications.
-Software Defined Radio experience.
-Familiarity with Secure IP and experience evaluating vender IP cores.
-Familiarity with the financial services industry.
-Ethernet experience (ideally 10G).
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States

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