FPGA Lead Engineer (Modem) – SATCOM Ref# TT213

  • United Arab Emirates
  • £110000 - £122000 per annum + Relocation, Education, Medical, Bonus
  • Permanent
  • TT213

FPGA Lead Engineer (Modem) – SATCOM

Holt Executive are partnered with a leading Satellite Communications business that offer multi-mission satellite services to more than 150 countries across the globe.

They have an immediate requirement for an experienced FPGA Lead Engineer (Modem) – SATCOM to be responsible for developing FPGA-based design of the modem product and implementing the modem core algorithm. He/she reports to the Modem Technical Director.

Key Accountabilities for the FPGA Lead Engineer (Modem) – SATCOM

  1. Lead the team of FPGA developers;
  2. Work jointly with the algorithm team, product Architect and technology partner to support algorithm development and implementation strategy;
  3. Implement algorithms on selected technology components (FPGA, DSP);
  4. Develop and implement test strategy on relevant test environment;
  5. Contribute to new FPGA/ASIC/DSP technology assessment and testing to support new product developments.

Technical Competencies required for the FPGA Lead Engineer (Modem) – SATCOM

  1. Expertise in FPGA design and algorithm implementation in the field of telecommunications
  2. Very solid experience programming skills and hands-on development with HDL languages (VHDL, Verilog)
  3. Expertise in digital signal processing and wireless communications
  4. Experience in embedded HW & SW integration in real-time operating system environment
  5. Experience with industry leading solutions (Xilink, Altera, etc..)

Experience required for the FPGA Lead Engineer (Modem) – SATCOM

Minimum Qualifications:

  • MSc or PhD in Electrical, Electronics, digital signal processing and/or wireless Communication Engineering,
  • English – Berlitz Level 8, IELTS 5.5, TOEFL 550 or equivalent

Minimum Experience:

  • 8+ years of experience in the field of FPGA design and algorithm implementation
  • 5+ years of actual coding on FPGA or similar
  • 3+ years of experience in wireless communications


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