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We are looking for a dynamic, energetic SW Technical Program Manager with experience in FPGA (or ASIC) development and management. The position is in an industry-leading, world-class Software and AI/ML development organization that is engaged in high performance and ease of use solutions using cutting-edge programming technology. Expectations on this role include but not limited to resolution of cross-disciplinary issues on major programs, strong support to ongoing internal and external customer escalations, and managing overall tool deliverables with direct hands-on involvement. The program manager is expected to make decisions with data and provide regular reporting of key performance indicators. Leadership attitude within the multiple HW-SW teams as well as cross-functional organizations within Xilinx in a multi-geo setting will be a natural expectation. A positive outlook to solving problems and taking on challenges in a pro-active manner is key for this role.
The candidate for this position must have prior experience managing an FPGA or ASIC software development project from architecture definition through production. A good understanding of all phases of FPGA SW development with emphasis on software architecture specification, RTL code, design verification, synthesis, place and route, final integration and silicon validation is desired. Experience in work estimation, schedule planning, and milestone tracking using dashboards and metrics is a plus. Strong judgment is expected in assessing and managing risks and key dependencies.
A knowledge of related areas like Silicon Technology, Package design, Signal Integrity and Power is beneficial. The candidate must be organized, self-motivated and have excellent communication & interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate, energize and drive engineering teams to deliver to their goals.
BS/BSEE in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering with 7+ years of experience
FPGA (or ASIC) software design development experience
Proven track record managing delivery of FPGA (or ASIC) products
Strong understanding of FPGA (or ASIC) design cycle including HDL design and verification, synthesis and place & route
Experience driving deliverables across the hardware software boundary
Experience driving programs across multiple organizations, including global organizations
Expert user of project management tools like Confluence, JIRA, Jama
Post-silicon V&C and debug experience is a plus
Ability to write simple scripts to automate functions is a plus (Python or Linux based Cron jobs)