Senior FPGA Engineer

- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Cambridgeshire -- Cambridge Posted 06 August 2020 Permanent
Competitive salary + great benefits

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic Senior FPGA Digital Design Engineer to join our team.

You will be part of the team that develops Wi-Fi and Bluetooth communications technology for mobile devices.

You'll need to have a good level of experience of digital design in a chip development environment. With a particular focus on FPGA prototyping. Ideally, you would have experience taking large complex ASIC designs and targeting them to an FPGA platform, handling partitioning, debugging and simulating the design.

If you feel you have what’s needed to join our team designing the next generation of wireless technology, we would love to hear from you.

Your responsibilities:

  • Take on an existing multi-million gate ASIC design project, or one at an advanced state of design, understand its structure and figure out an approach to target this to commercial multi-FPGA platforms
  • Work to understand the many challenges (clocking, partitioning, etc)  involved targeting such large complex designs
  • Lead more junior engineers and work with managers to ensure timely delivery of the project

Skills and experience you'll need:

  • Proficient in digital design and verification using Verilog or SystemVerilog
  • Efficient in using ASIC and FPGA design tools for simulation, synthesis, partitioning, P&R and verification
  • Proven ability to communicate technical subjects effectively
  • Degree or equivalent qualification in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or related fields.

Skills and experience that would be helpful:

  • Experience with advanced verification using SystemVerilog or SystemC
  • Experience with embedded software development in C and C++

Working with us

Joining our team, you'll receive a great benefits package.

Benefits include:

  • Annual bonus
  • Continued training and development
  • Private medical insurance
  • Travel insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible benefits system
  • 25 days holiday with the option to buy or sell days
  • Great discounts on Samsung products
  • Free on-site gym and canteen

We know that the diversity of our team is integral to our continued success. We encourage people to apply from all backgrounds. Please let us know if you need any reasonable adjustments to take part in this recruitment process and we'll do our best to arrange these if needed.


Samsung Cambridge are following all government guidelines and many of our team still working from home. In the office we have many new safety precautions.

All of our interviews will be online. Your safety and our teams safety is our number one priority.

Contact information

Natasha Willett