12 hours

Senior Embedded Software Engineer

San Jose, CA
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Job Title: Senior Embedded Software Engineer 155037

Primary Location United States-California-San Jose
Job: Applications Engineering
Schedule: Full-time
Xilinx develops highly flexible and adaptive processing platforms that enable rapid innovation across a variety of technologies - from the endpoint to the edge to the cloud. Xilinx is the inventor of the FPGA, hardware programmable SoCs and the ACAP (Adaptive Compute Acceleration Platform), designed to deliver the most dynamic processor technology in the industry and enable the adaptable, intelligent and connected world of the future in a multitude of markets including Data Center (Compute, Storage and Networking); Wireless/5G and Wired Communications; Automotive/ADAS; Emulation & Prototyping; Aerospace & Defense; Industrial Scientific & Medical, and others. Xilinx's core strengths simultaneously address major industry trends including the explosion of data, heterogeneous computing after Moore's Law, and the dawn of artificial intelligence (AI).

Our global team is growing and we are looking for bold, collaborative and creative people to help us lead the industry transformation to build an adaptable intelligent world. We believe that by embracing diverse ideas, striving for excellence in all that we do, and working together as a unified team, we can accomplish anything. Come do your best work and live your best life as part of the ONEXILINX team!
Platform Applications Engineering group is a fast paced and dynamic group with a charter to deliver high quality “go to market” collateral like Reference Designs/Platforms, Demos and Application Notes targeting key markets including Video, Vision, Data Center Acceleration, Automotive, Industrial including emerging areas like Machine Learning. The team is also actively engaged in solving customer issues and enhancing customer experience. We are looking for a candidate with good experience and strong skills in System Software and Applications development. Candidate will be responsible for developing and delivering Software Components of Reference Designs/Platforms, Applications and Solutions. Candidate will work with a cross functional team on enhancing customer experience by solving customer issues for Xilinx’s All Programmable System on a Chip Product line.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Develop key Software Components of Reference Designs/Platforms and Solutions working collaboratively with teams comprising of hardware and software engineers
  • Participate in architecture and framework definitions for software components of platforms
  • Participate in and resolve critical customer support cases in software applications
  • Develop and review critical customer facing documentation (User Guides, Application Notes, White Papers) to enhance user experience


  • MSCS, MSCE with 0-2 plus years of professional experience or BS plus with at least 5 plus years of experience.
  • 0-2 years’ experience developing Embedded software, Linux kernel or System Software.
  • Understanding/Experience with Linux heterogeneous memory management, multi-processor synchronization and communication.


Job Posting: Mar 19, 2018, 11:06:28 AM

Xilinx is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Applicants and employees are treated throughout the employment process without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender Identity or sexual orientation. The self-identification information requested is not gathered for employment decisions. It is used only for compliance with US Federal laws. Your responses are strictly voluntary, and any information provided will remain confidential. If you choose not to "self-identify", you will not be subject to any adverse treatment.


Posted: 2018-12-12 Expires: 2019-01-11

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