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Digital IC Design Engineer at Prophesee
Paris, FR

We are looking for a passionate individual who demonstrates initiative, takes ownership, respects commitments, and exhibits a high level of autonomy and spirit of innovation. The ideal candidate would be a multitasking and creative digital IC designer. You will be responsible for designing digital circuits to be integrated in the vision sensor to improve its capabilities. Moreover, you will be working with the system team to port FPGA code into advanced digital circuits for digital image processor ASICs.

This is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing company and an exciting team and to lead a paradigm shift in computer vision across many industries while working with major electronics companies around the world.



  • Create the micro-architecture specifications of image signal processing blocks.
  • Design and debug RTL logic with particular attention to area and power efficiency.
  • Work in close collaboration with the verification engineer to define verification metrics and scenarios.
  • Follow up backend implementation, write SDC constraints file, debug and fix timing problems.
  • Support analog team in setting up mixed-mode simulations.
  • Support during chip characterization, validation and test development phases.
  • Work in close collaboration with modelling and R&D teams to meet functional requirements and performance goals.
  • Prepare detailed written specifications, test protocols and test reports.
  • Contribute to the support activities for any technical post-sales issues.
  • Keep up to date with new standards and general market information in the industry.
  • Work innovatively and creatively within the group with a particular focus on protecting innovation and IP through the patent process.
  • Participate in Technology / Supplier / Tool Selection.
  • Participate in developing methodologies and flow efficiencies.



  • MSc or PhD in Electrical or Computer Engineering, Physics or similar
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience in digital IC design.


  • Strong experience using VHDL or Verilog description languages.
  • Experience in digital IC design from system study to tape-out.
  • Knowledge of CMOS fabrication technology and design aspects of CMOS digital design.
  • Knowledge of EDA tools and flows such as IES/Questasim.
  • Experience in STA.
  • Knowledge in FPGA flow and design.
  • Knowledge of python language.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Knowledge of systemC or systemVerilog.
  • Experience in physical design.
  • Working knowledge of Linux with experience in scripting, debugging and programming (Shell, TCL, Perl).
  • Experience in image sensor processing, USB, I2C, MIPI protocols.
  • Knowledge of C/C++ is desirable.
  • Fluent in English(written and oral).

Personal skills:

  • Strong problem solving skills, strong analytical skills.
  • Flexible to dynamic environments and fast changing technologies.
  • Passionate about technology.
  • Ability to work well with other engineers in a team environment.
  • Good sense of autonomy.
  • Pragmatic and self-motivated to complete a task even if it is outside of just the “well known” realm. “Can Do Attitude”.


TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: Europe mostly. Occasionally in North America or Asia.

Frequency: up to 10% of the working time