Applications Engineer (7800-1021)

Job Title

Applications Engineer (7800-1021)

Santa Clara, CA

Achronix Semiconductor Corporation is a fabless semiconductor corporation based in Santa Clara, California, offering high-performance FPGA solutions. Achronix is the only supplier to have both high-performance and high-density standalone FPGAs and embedded FPGA (eFPGA) solutions in high-volume production. Achronix's FPGA and eFPGA IP offerings are further enhanced by ready-to-use PCIe accelerator cards targeting AI, ML, networking and data center applications. All of Achronix's products are supported by best-in-class EDA software tools.

Position Profile Name:Sr. Applications Engineer

Requisition No.:7800-1023

Type of Position:Regular, Exempt

Reports to:V.P. of Marketing

Location:Santa Clara, California

Job Description/Responsibilities
  • Provide support to customers worldwide, to resolve challenging technical issues and ensure successful integration of Achronix programmable logic solutions
  • Create reference/demo designs and other technical collateral such as user guides and application notes to showcase and document FPGA features to customers
  • Work closely with engineering teams to drive product planning and implementation efforts
  • Work with Applications and Systems Engineering teams for FPGA bringup, validation, and to troubleshoot system-level tools
  • Provide on-site support to customers as needed for issues ranging from software setup to benchmarking and silicon characterization
Required Skills
  • Extensive knowledge of Verilog, System Verilog (required) and VHDL is a plus
  • Strong logic design and verification background
  • Good communication and writing skills with ability to multi-task
  • Extensive knowledge of timing constraints and STA required
  • Understanding of FPGA/programmable logic architecture and design flows is a plus
  • Experience with memory interfaces such as DDR4 is a plus
  • Experience with SerDes and protocol IP such as PCIe, Interlaken, and 10G/40G/100G/400G Ethernet is a plus
  • Experience with processors, specifically with relation to FPGA implementation, is a plus
Education and Experience
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in EE, CE, or equivalent work experience
  • Five to eight years experience working with FPGAs and/or ASICs in an applications, system-level, design, or verification role
  • Familiarity with lab procedures and test equipment (oscilloscopes, function generators, logic analyzers, etc.) is a plus