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System Validation Engineer

San Jose, CA
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Job Title: System Validation Engineer 155499

Primary Location United States-California-San Jose
Job: Design 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!

We are looking for a talented, self-driven and motivated system design engineer to be part of the Xilinx Silicon Validation team. The silicon validation team develops system level design and infrastructure to validate processor based SoCs with high speed network on chip, coherent interconnect, VLIW based processor systems on pre and post silicon platforms.
Being a member of silicon validation team requires the passion and motivation to solve challenging technical problems with complex SoC based systems that integrate robust algorithms and features. Our systems include ARM v8 based designs with image processing pipelines, intelligent processing (machine learning) in the DSP processor systems, compressing/decompressing that require both system specific and algorithmic knowledge base.
In this team, members are routinely involved in all aspects of product development: design, prototyping, implementation, testing, and product demonstration. The team is dynamic and fast paced offering each of its members tremendous personal opportunity to grow their knowledge and skills in complex problem solving, product development and system engineering.


Education Requirements
BSEE/BSCS  with relevant course work

Years of Experience

  - New College Graduate / BS


  • System Development and Testing
  • Program Development Skills, Process and Infrastructure 
  • Integrated Product Development Acumen
  • Experience in designing systems with PCIe EP and root, Ethernet and DMA

  • Experience in designing systems with ARM v7/v8 architecture, image capture, processing and display pipelines
  • Strong signal processing concepts, transforms, filter design
  • Strong concepts of C/C , functions, pointers
  • Fluency in data structures, algorithms and graph theory is preferred
  • RTL experience, STA is plus
  • Experience with Linux based system development and familiarity with kernel framework is preferred
  • Fluency in scripting (Tcl, Perl, Python, etc.) is preferred
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong analytical and problem solving ability.
  • Must be able to excel in a team environment with good interpersonal and communication skills.



Job Posting: Jun 19, 2018, 4:39:40 PM

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.


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