FPGA Engineer

Location: New York, USA Salary: US$150000 - US$151000 per annum + competitive
Sector: Banking IT Type: Permanent

FPGA Engineer

The Platform Development team of an industry leading proprietary trading firm is looking for an experienced FPGA Engineer. This team is responsible for architecting and optimizing FPGAs for trading platforms across multiple asset classes.

What you'll do:

  • Work cross-functionally with software developers to build low latency trading platforms
  • Develop custom RTL to optimize low-latency, real-time trading operation
  • Build out Ethernet-based communication stacks direct from chip to SFP
  • Use logic scopes to measure latency and identify bottlenecks

What you need:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with FPGA design and development
  • Experience working on both Xilinx and Altera products, toolkits and simulators
  • Experience designing and developing signal processing cores from the system and architectural requirements
  • Demonstrated background in 100Mbps, 10bps, and 1-Gbps network interfaces
  • Networking protocol experience preferably with PCI-e 3.x


  • Competitive salary and bonus package
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Generous paid time off
  • Health and wellness packages

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