Intel FPGA IP Solution Engineer in San Jose, California

Job Description

Oversees definition, design, verification, and documentation for SoC (System on a Chip) development. Determines architecture design, logic design, and system simulation. Defines module interfaces/formats for simulation. Performs Logic design for integration of cell libraries, functional units and sub-systems into SoC full chip designs, Register Transfer Level coding, and simulation for SoCs. Contributes to the development of multidimensional designs involving the layout of complex integrated circuits. Performs all aspects of the SoC design flow from high-level design to synthesis, place and route, timing and power to create a design database that is ready for manufacturing. Analyzes equipment to establish operation infrastructure, conducts experimental tests, and evaluates results. May also review vendor capability to support development.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering with 8+ years of experience or master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering with 6+ years of experience on ASIC or FPGA hardware

  • In depth knowledge of at least one of high speed serial protocols such as PCIe, Ethernet, CPRI etc…

  • Skill with Verilog language and logic simulation

  • Must be able to handle hardware testing

  • Willingness to work in interdisciplinary team or among interdisciplinary teams and have strong interpersonal skill

  • Takes initiative and can work effectively in a team environment

Nice to have

  • Sound technical knowledge and grasp of one or more functional areas such as Embedded Systems, Cache Coherency and FPGA

  • Good knowledge on PCIe Protocol

  • Fluency in a programming language (C, C++, perl, python, tcl, etc…)

  • Experience in working with hardware debug tools (Protocol analyzers, oscilloscopes, etc…)

Inside this Business Group

The Programmable Solutions Group (PSG) was formed from the acquisition of Altera. As part of Intel, PSG will create market-leading programmable logic devices that deliver a wider range of capabilities than customers experience today. Combining Altera's industry-leading FPGA technology and customer support with Intel's world-class semiconductor manufacturing capabilities will enable customers to create the next generation of electronic systems with unmatched performance and power efficiency. PSG takes pride in creating an energetic and dynamic work environment that is driven by ingenuity and innovation. We believe the growth and success of our group is directly linked to the growth and satisfaction of our employees. That is why PSG is committed to a work environment that is flexible and collaborative, and allows our employees to reach their full potential.

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance....