PlexusCorp FPGA Design Engineer II in Boulder, Colorado

About Plexus Engineering Solutions Plexus engineers serve as the product design and engineering engine for leading companies, across major industries.

Through our diverse range of product and technology solutions Plexus engineers impact lives throughout the globe. We deliver innovative solutions throughout the entire product lifecycle, from early concept development to manufacturing and beyond.

Supporting a large breadth and variety of products, Plexus engineers work in a fast-paced, high variety, technically challenging environment that provides intense technical and leadership development. Passionate about customers, our teams have an industry-leading record of technical achievement.

At Plexus, you will maximize the impact of your engineering and leadership talent.

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About The Boulder Design Center With a local population that boasts more Ph.D.’s per capita than any other US city, the Boulder Design Center’s 70 engineers and designers serve customers in the Western and South-Western United States. Our engineers form a close-knit, elite team with 16 years of history providing leading companies high quality, innovative designs. Situated at the gateway to the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a family friendly city with a small town feel, consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in the United States. Featuring a lively arts and culture scene, prestigious universities, Boulder is only miles from world class skiing, trails, and gorgeous mountain scenery.

About the Role FPGA Design Engineers at Plexus are responsible for developing cutting edge FPGA designs, from concept to production, meeting our customer requirements. These projects are highly diverse across a broad range of industries and customers with rapid development cycles. Furthermore, as an Engineer at Plexus, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with cross-disciplinary teams across the Globe.

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop engineering/product concepts that are innovative, high-quality, cost-appropriate, and satisfy all stakeholder (customer, manufacturing, material, etc.) needs and requirements throughout the full Product Realization value stream

  • Utilize appropriate tools and equipment to perform necessary design work including design creation, design analysis, and design verification

  • Support proposal development through the identification of project tasks, durations, interdependencies, risks and assumptions

  • Effectively work independently without direction from mentors or functional management

  • Directly interface with customers to clearly and concisely communicate technical information Skills & Abilities

  • Demonstrated history of developing large, complex FPGA designs

  • Strong skills in RTL coding using Verilog

  • Understanding of high speed board design techniques along with knowledge of signal integrity fundamentals

  • Strong understanding of synchronous design practices and data flow management (FIFOs, memories, pipelining)

Education & Experience

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering is required for this position

  • 2+ years of FPGA development experience (requirement, architecture, RTL coding, simulation, synthesis, timing analysis, P&R;, board level integration and verification) is required

  • Experience in the following areas:

  • Designing and implementing low latency, high throughput FPGA designs utilizing PCIe Gen2/3, Gigabit Ethernet, SERDES, DDR3/4, and/or QDR2/2+/4.

  • The latest FPGA tool suites, such as Intel Quartus Prime Xilinx Vivado

  • Performing simulations using ModelSim or QuestaSim

  • Altera Stratix and Arria devices, Xilinx Kintex and Virtex devices

  • Authoring documentation such as FPGA specifications and FPGA verification plans

  • Self-checking verification techniques; constrained-random, coverage-driven are a plus

  • Experience working in the Linux environment is preferred

Qualifications All offers of employment are contingent upon successfully passing a drug screen and upon completion of a confidentiality agreement.

Our Values and How We Lead behaviors guide our processes. Plexus does not make employment decisions based on race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and encourage all to apply today!

Depending on the position and location, some of our customer contracts that are governed by the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) may require us to only consider applicants who are US Citizens or permanent residents (green card holders), or have been granted political asylum. Thank you for your understanding.

  • Posted 30+ Days Ago
  • Full time
  • 17838BR