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Senior Firmware Engineer II

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Job Title: Senior Firmware Engineer II 154493

Primary Location Singapore-Singapore-Singapore
Job: Design Engineering
Schedule: Full-time
Xilinx is the leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs, MPSoCs and 3DICs. Xilinx's all-programmable devices are designed into tens of thousands of products that improve the quality of the everyday lives of billions of people worldwide. For over 30 years, Xilinx has been behind some of the greatest advancements in technology and science - from the industry's first fabless semiconductor model to the NASA Curiosity Mars Rover, to today's autonomous vehicles and hyperscale data centers. Xilinx uniquely enables applications that are both software-defined, yet hardware optimized - enabling smart, connected and differentiated applications across technology's biggest megatrends, including Machine Learning, 5G Wireless, Embedded Vision, Industrial IoT and Cloud Computing and more.

If you are a passionate, innovative and an out-of-the-box thinker that enjoys challenging projects, Xilinx is the right place for you. Our global team is growing and we are looking for bold, collaborative, and creative people to help deliver groundbreaking technologies that enable our customers to differentiate. Come do your best work and live your best life through collaboration, wellness and giving back to your community as a member of the ONEXILINX team.


What will you work on:
  • Develop and maintain modular firmware which serves as a core platform for production testing of next-generation SoCs
  • Re-use/Customize existing firmware for specific project needs and develop custom modules where required
  • Work closely with hardware test pattern developers, gather requirements and develop firmware for enabling test pattern development
  • Build HW/FW interfaces that enable reliable and efficient test execution in Automatic Test Equipment environment
  • Debug complex hardware issues that  require a blend of FW and HW skills
  • Maintain the firmware repository and related documentation  
  • You will be provided with opportunities to expand your skill-set from FW to HW and innovate the ways of using FW for production test development.


The successful incumbent should possess:

  • MS in Computer Science/Electrical Engineering with around 5 years of experience in SOC embedded programming with emphasis on Firmware experience
  • Strong expertise in firmware development for SoCs using C/Assembly
  • Familiarity with Xilinx MicroBlaze and  ARM processor architecture is desirable
  • Experience in developing boot loader for SoCs is desirable
  • Exposure to VHDL/Verilog and experience in development of soft-IP and related drivers is desired
  • Experience in entire firmware development cycle from requirements gathering to release
  • Exposure to version control and distributed development systems (GIT knowledge is desired)
  • Ability to use one or more scripting languages for automating routine tasks in firmware  development/testing (Perl/Python preferred)
  • Experience in using simulation/emulation environments for pre-silicon validation is desired

Job Posting: Dec 12, 2017, 6:22:20 PM

Xilinx is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Applicants and employees are treated throughout the employment process without regard to age, race, gender, religion, marital status and family responsibilities, disability or sexual orientation.


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