FPGA Developer

  • Competitive
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • IJC Associates, Inc
  • 13 Dez 18

We are looking for FPGA Engineers to accelerate various portions of our trading platform. Members of the Hardware Development team will work with the latest high-performance FPGA technology and computing architectures to increase the performance of our trading systems.

We are looking for FPGA Engineers to accelerate various portions of our trading platform.  Members of the Hardware Development team will work with the latest high-performance FPGA technology and computing architectures to increase the performance of our trading systems. No prior financial industry experience is required. In this role, you will:

  • Optimize the system at a low level (gates and wires) as well as a high level (algorithms and architecture)
  • Interact with Software Developers and Traders to engineer systems that will best enhance our ability to trade and provide liquidity to the marketplace
  • Have direct input in the design process, efficiently and effectively implement those designs, and use unit/component and system level tests to verify and validate the system

Qualities that make great candidates:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer or Electrical Engineering, or related field
  • Strong Verilog or VHDL skills
  • SystemVerilog experience
  • Understanding of algorithms & data structures
  • Verification and unit testing
  • Experience using simulation tools
  • Timing analysis and optimization
  • Must have experience with Python and BASH scripting
  • Excellent problem solving skills and critical thinking ability
  • Ability to engineer solutions within the context of a larger system
  • Experience with synthesis and place and route tools