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Senior Software Engineer(Simulator Development)

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San Jose, CA, United States
Jul 20, 2021

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Job Description

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At Xilinx, we are leading the industry transformation to build an adaptable, intelligent world. ARE YOU bold, collaborative, and creative? We develop leaders and innovators who want to revolutionize the world of technology. We believe that by embracing diverse ideas, pushing boundaries, and working together as ONEXILINX, anything is possible.

Our culture of innovation began with the invention of the Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA), and with the 2018 introduction of our Adaptive Compute Acceleration Platform (ACAP), has made a quantum leap in capability, solidifying our role as the adaptable platform supplier of choice. From the beginning, we have always believed in providing inventors with products and platforms that are infinitely adaptable. From self-driving cars, to world-record genome processing, to AI and big data, to the world's first 5G networks, we empower the world's builders and visionaries whose ideas solve every day problems and improve people's lives.

If you are PASSIONATE, ADAPTABLE, and INNOVATIVE, Xilinx is the right place for you! At Xilinx, we care deeply about creating significant development experiences while building a strong sense of belonging and connection. We champion an environment of empowered learning, wellness, community engagement, and recognition, so you can focus on work that matters - world class technology that improves the way we live and work. We are ONEXILINX.

We are looking for a high-caliber, versatile, and enthusiastic software engineer to be part of the high-performing Vivado Simulator team within the Interactive Design Tools organization. The suitable candidate will be working on innovative features in the system level simulator that will enable Xilinx users, design complex next-generation FPGA products.

Vivado Simulator is a full feature compile code simulator supporting mixed-language designs including Verilog, VHDL, SystemVerilog, System-C, and UVM. The simulator has a TCL frontend, Waveform Viewer, and an integrated HDL debugger.

Role and Responsibilities:

The candidate will be responsible for delivering features in the simulator front end enhancing the HDL design debuggability and user experience.

In this role, the candidate will:

  • Interact with stakeholders to create feature Specifications to enhance HDL debug experience
  • Define the data structures and algorithms needed in frontend UI and implement them as per the Specifications.
  • The candidate will also be responsible for implementing changes in Compiler and Kernel portions of the Simulator for extracting information needed by the frontend UI.
  • Additionally, the candidate will be responsible for testing and documentation of the implemented features.

Qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field with 3+ years of relevant industry experience or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or a related field with 5+years of relevant industry experience
  • Should be proficient in C++
  • Strong problem-solving skills and analytical thinking
  • Experience in UI development with Java a plus
  • Working knowledge of Python/Tcl desired
  • Experience with the frontend of EDA tools (i.e waveform or schematic viewer) will be preferred 
  • Excellent communication skills
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