Graduate or Junior FPGA engineer – Southampton – £40,000

Job Description: Graduate or Mid-level FPGA System Design Engineer

Location: Southampton

Salary: £30,000 – £40, 000 + benefits

I am working with a well-known company in Southampton who are looking to hire a passionate Mid-level engineer who has a genuine interest in digital design.

To apply for this position, you must have experience in (some of) FPGA, Verilog/SystemVerilog, UVM, FPGA/software interfacing via PCIe, FPGA interfacing with DDR.


*MEng degree (1st class / 2.1) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or equivalent Computing Science degree.

*PhD in Electronic Engineering related area desirable.

*Self-motivated and well organised with the ability to work well in a distributed design team and also as an individual contributor.

*Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

*Digital design skills, from architectural to gate level.

*Knowledge of FPGA architectures and design techniques.

*Awareness of high speed logic design techniques.

*Software design and implementation skills.

*General computing skills, primarily in a Linux based environment.

Desirable Skills

*Experience with HDL based design flows and simulation (VHDL or Verilog/SystemVerilog).

*Good C/C++ skills, preferably for both desktop/server and embedded applications (on FPGA and microcontroller).

*Some experience with Altera/Intel Quartus II or Xilinx Vivado design tools and simulation with ModelSim/QuestaSim or equivalent

*Awareness of digital logic verification techniques.

*Debugging skills for both software and on-chip FPGA debug.

How to apply:

To apply for this role please call Danielle Chapman on 0117 428 000 or email me a CV to danielle @

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