Zurich Instruments is a technology leader for advanced test & measurement instruments for dynamic signal processing. Our products are used in many application fields by demanding researchers all over the world. Zurich Instruments' vision is to be the reference for digital instrumentation in advanced research and development labs. At present, we have several ongoing projects with leading research groups to build and market the first ever commercial Quantum Computing Control System.
For our Research and Development team in Zurich we are looking for a Senior FPGA and Firmware Engineer. Working with electronics is your passion! You feel challenged and enthusiastic at once about building electronic systems setting new performance benchmarks. This is your chance to work in a high-quality R&D team, building best-in-class measurement hardware and software solutions.
Senior FPGA and Firmware Engineer
Conceptualization and specification of digital subsystems
Design, simulation, implementation and verification of digital subsystems on FPGA's
Design and implement system-on-chip (SoC) solutions using embedded ARM processors such as Zynq Ultrascale, DDR memories, fast serial interfaces, 1G/10G Ethernet interfaces, and more
Conceptualization (Python/NumPy) and implementation of digital signal processing systems
Embedded software development and verification on multi-processor SoC architectures running Linux
Provide FPGA-related input during the PCB hardware design phase and participate in PCB design reviews
Bring-up of new hardware
Close collaboration with software and hardware development teams
MSc or PhD in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
Advanced knowledge of FPGA workflows from modeling to timing closure using modern tools (Python, Vivado)
In-depth understanding of digital circuit design including issues related to clock crossing
Knowledge of digital signal processing design, techniques, and theory
Advanced electrical engineering test skills including usage of various forms of test/measurement equipment
Experience with embedded software development in a Linux environment
Good knowledge of VHDL/Verilog/SystemVerilog and C
Proficient in English, additional languages are a plus
Moreover, we are looking for a result-oriented, self-driven and intrinsically motivated person who loves to tackle challenges in a cooperative fashion and feels inspired to work within a multicultural, high-tech environment.
Zurich Instruments offers a diverse work environment with an open company culture where people develop and form the base of our success.
Now is a great time to be joining the team. We look forward to receiving your resume and motivation letter.
Zurich Instruments AG
Frau Maja Lang
HR Hiring and Development Expert
+41 (0)44 515 04