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Senior FPGA Engineer

ID:  1199
Function:  Engineering

San Jose, CA, US

Organization & Role


In your role as FPGA Engineer, you will be an integral part of a world class team designing the best of class wireless test equipment for Wifi and cellular products.   You will be working with cross functional teams such as hardware, firmware, and software to define the FPGA functionality, create custom specifications, deliver the design and perform the system integration test.





  • Develop multiplatform FPGA design for LitePoint’s new wireless products
  • Develop FPGA design specifications, communicate and verify these specifications with the RF/FW designers and implement these in a timely and high-quality manner
  • Assist software engineering during integration phase and debug flow problems
  • Develop and own functional blocks to be used on multiple platforms
  • Hands on debug capability using lab equipment and JTAG


Basic Qualifications & Skills

  • BSEE or MSEE
  • 5+ years of working with FPGA architecture, implementation and verification
  • Experience with Xilinx and/or Altera tools, TCL, SVN/GIT
  • Experience with Matlab and basic digital signal processing
  • Proven design experience implementing at least some of the following technologies, such as SerDes, AXI4, PCIe 2/3, high speed ADC’s and DAC’s, DDR3/4 memory etc.
  • Successfully completed designs that have gone into production
  • Understanding of telecommunication theory
  • Successfully build verification, test benches and testing environments for new features
  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with a variety of personnel and cultures


Must be able to work full-time in San Jose office


About Litepoint

LitePoint creates wireless test solutions and services for the world’s most innovative wireless device makers, helping them to ensure their products perform for today’s demanding consumers. A leading innovator in wireless testing, LitePoint products come out of the box ready to test the most widely used wireless chipsets in the world. LitePoint works with the leading makers of smartphones, tablets, PCs, wireless access points and chipsets. LitePoint is also at the forefront of testing the burgeoning world of connected devices…the Internet of Things. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, California and with offices around the world. LitePoint is a wholly owned subsidiary of Teradyne (NYSE: TER), a leading supplier of automation equipment for test and industrial applications. In 2019, the combined corporation had revenue of $2.3 billion and employs approximately 5,500 people worldwide.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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