VHDL / FPGA Hardware Design Engineer

VHDL / FPGA Hardware Design Engineer
Location South West
Contract Length 6-12 Months
Excellent Daily Rates Available

Design of digital electronic hardware and VHDL for hardware platform products.

Key Duties:

-Design of electronic hardware products, primarily safety-critical and safety-related digital and analogue hardware
-Life-cycle responsibility of hardware designs from specification through to manufacturing introduction
-Production of product documentation and manufacturing information
-The role is a senior position and candidates will have a number of years of relevant experience.

Essential Requirements:

-Minimum first degree in electronics or equivalent
-Experience in high speed digital and embedded microprocessor design
-Experienced in high quality VHDL written to formal processes
-Experience in working with PCB layout designers to achieve right-first-time designs
-Experience in designing to meet EMC requirements
-Good PC skills including use of MS Office tools
-Candidates should have strong VHDL design skills
-Experience of Lattice FPGAs
-Experience of Aldec ActiveHDL

Desirable Requirements:

-Understanding of the rigorous requirements of a safety-critical environment
-Experience in use of Mentor Graphics CAE capture for electronic design
-Experience in a high integrity industry Rail, Defence or Avionics

-Experience in signal integrity analysis for PCBs
-Experience with Fieldbuses such as MVB

Please note Candidates submitted so far have had reasonable electronics skills but were not strong enough in FPGA design.
If you think you are suitable for this role please contact Richard Nield our Design Specialist Recruitment Consultant.

Job Type : Contract/Interim

Location : Chippenham, bristol, bath, swindon, oxford, reading, london, southampton, bournemouth, northampton, birmingham, leicester, sheffield, derby

Salary : 300 - 320 p day

Date Advertised : 30 Nov 2012

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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