Job Detail: FPGA Designer | Eindhoven, the Netherlands

FPGA Designer | Eindhoven, the Netherlands

  • Full-time
  • Senior
  • Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • English
  • 2020-05-18

Cross Border Talents is recruiting an FPGA Designer to join one of our Clients in Eindhoven, the Netherlands.


This is a perfect chance to become a key member of a department that is responsible for the specification, design, and integration of high tech/precision modules, professional products, and capital intensive equipment. All this takes place under one roof. The high-tech production facility is equipped with state of the art machinery to produce any designed product. 

This department consists of a number of competence groups, such as Mechanics, Mechatronics, Electronics, Physics & Manufacturing Technology, Software, and Project management. In multi-disciplinary project teams we specify, design, develop and qualify the professional products for our customers.

As an FPGA Designer, you will:

  • Be responsible for defining and realizing new VHDL firmware designs and for modifying existing VHDL firmware, including the hardware/software interface of the machine;
    Specify and document requirements, implementing and simulating VHDL code as well as testing the firmware in test setups and in the machine module;
  • Work together with the electronics architect and designers of all disciplines (software, electronics, mechatronics, mechanics);
  • Report to the Group leader Electronics.



  1. Bachelor Degree or master degree in Electrical Engineering;
  2. At least 5 years of industrial experience in VHDL for FPGA design (VHDL RTL, synthesis, compilation and timing closure);
  3. Experience with FPGA design flow (Altera Quartus/Xilinx ISE) and functional & gate level simulation using Mentor Modelsim and/or Questa Sim;
  4. Experience with FPGA debugging tools (ILA ChipScope, Signaltap) and lab equipment;
  5. Affinity to work and discuss with hardware and software engineers on a technical level.



  • Contribution to the development of state-of-the-art, high-tech systems;
  • The challenge to meet the performance specifications and aspects of quality, time and costs;
  • You will come in contact with every engineering process step;
  • You will work in a very dynamic environment;
  • You will collaborate within multidisciplinary teams;
  • International opportunities;
  • Lots of attention to individual performance and talent management;
  • You have the possibility to connect engineering development with the production and test environment.



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