We have detected your current browser version is not the latest one. Xilinx.com uses the latest web technologies to bring you the best online experience possible. Please upgrade to a Xilinx.com supported browser:Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer 11, Safari. Thank you!

Senior Digital Design Engineer

Cork, Ireland, Ireland
Mar 21, 2019


Job Description


This is an exciting opportunity to join the innovative and multi-award winning team that has developed the RF data converter sub-system, including direct-RF digital signal processing, around which Xilinx Zync® Ultrascale+™ RFSoC is built. As part of the Analog and Digital-RF design group you will be working on leading-edge digital communications developments in a complex mixed-signal environment using the latest 7nm and 16nm FinFET CMOS processes.


This senior role includes the design, implementation and verification of extensive digital signal processing to support both wired and wireless communications standards such as 5G telephony, LTE and WiFi as well as radar and other applications. Our multi-cultural team is based in our European design centres at Dublin and Cork in Ireland.


Job Requirements:

  • Extensive front-end design experience in a modern IC / ASIC design environment
  • Expertise in the design and implementation of digital signal processing for high-speed wireless communications
  • Advanced knowledge of tools and design flows including RTL design, synthesis, CDC checking, STA, DFx, power estimation and optimization.
  • Good awareness of physical implementation constraints on design and design optimization
  • Good knowledge of modern digital verification techniques
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to work well as part of a collaborative multi-site interdisciplinary team

The following skills would be advantageous:

  • Experience of Matlab / Octave algorithm development and modelling
  • System Verilog, constrained random verification, UVM.
  • Experience of designing on the analogue / digital boundary
  • Experience of power management techniques / UPF

  • Minimum education level/Experience: BS + 6 yrs, MS + 5 yrs, PhD + 3 yrs