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FPGA Design Engineer at Prophesee
Grenoble, 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 hardware designer. You will be responsible for designing digital signal processing circuits for embedded computer vision applications on FPGA platforms. You will be interfacing with the algorithm team to contribute to the implementation design choices. You may also contribute to the specification of a digital image processor ASIC.

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.


  • Implement the full digital RTL development cycle (architecture, specifications, digital RTL design, verification, testing).
  • Implement design and verification methodologies.
  • Manage full implementation over FPGA platform.
  • Support the system validation and debug
  • Support the software and algorithm team.
  • 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
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience in digital IC design.


  • Experienced in FPGA RTL design (digital processing IP)
  • Experienced in prototyping DDR, LVDS, MIPI, PCIe interfaces on FPGA
  • Experience in Microcontroleur embedded development
  • Knowledge of digital design tools such as Cadence NCSim or Mentor Graphics Modelsim/Questa is prefered.
  • Strong knowledge of VHDL/Verilog.
  • Good knowledge in ASICs design, CMOS fabrication technology and design aspects of CMOS digital design.
  • Knowledge of C/C++ is desirable.
  • Good oral and written communication skills in English.


  • Experience in Xilinx tools and products.
  • Knowledge of SystemC or systemVerilog.
  • Working knowledge of Linux with experience in scripting, debugging and programming (Shell, TCL, Python).
  • Experience in image sensor processing.

Personal skills:

Strong problem-solving skills, strong mathematical background and analytical skills. Flexible to dynamic environments and fast changing technologies. Passionate about technology. This person must work well with other engineers in a team environment. Must be pragmatic and self-motivated to complete a task even if it is outside of just the “well known” realm. “Can Do Attitude”.

Language skillsvery good English level is required.

Travel requirements:

AreasEurope mostly. Occasionally in the US

Frequency: up to 10% of the working time