Senior FPGA Engineer


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Senior FPGA Engineer


Chicago, IL 



Salary Type:

per year


Engineering: Electrical-Electronics Engineering, General-Other: Engineering
IT-Software Development: Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development

Job Description:

Senior FPGA Engineer
We are seeking highly talented individuals to join the team.  In addition to a challenging and rewarding atmosphere, the team enjoys extremely competitive compensation including very generous performance-based bonuses.  Other perks include company paid medical and dental insurance, 401k with employer match, game room and social areas to relax, on-site gym facility, free snacks and beverages, as well as daily catered lunches.
If you're interested in:
-Working collaboratively with the technology and business teams to integrate FPGA and hardware solutions into the trading and research platforms.
-Researching and working with industry leading hardware and FPGA products.
-Working alongside industry experts in the fields of systems engineering, finance, and technology.
-Leading/mentoring junior team members.
-Taking ownership of and leading projects from start to finish including design, roll out, and testing.
-Working on challenging and dynamic problems in a team atmosphere.
What we’re looking for:
-4+ years experience in FPGA Design including hardware architecture, simulation, system integration, hardware validation and testing.
-Bachelor’s degree in Electric Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent.
-Experience with Xilinx, Vivado, and ModelSim.
-Familiarity with Verilog, scripting and/or programming, and Linux.
-Excellent written and spoken communication skills.
-Must be willing to take ownership and lead others.
-Problem solvers who are driven, self-motivated, and "outside of the box" thinkers.
-Motivated, dependable, and responsible team players.
*Looking for candidates from top tier universities with a strong GPA.  PhD in mathematics, statistics, physics or engineering is preferred.  Will consider candidates who have a Master's degree along with work experience.  Top universities include Massachusetts Institute of Technology/MIT, Carnegie Mellon University, Princeton University, Harvard University, University of California-Berkeley, Stanford University, University of Chicago, California Institute of Technology, University of California, Los Angeles, Columbia University, New York University, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Yale University, Cornell University, Brown University, etc.
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Next Step Systems
Chicago, IL, United States


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