FPGA Design Engineer

Abaco Systems is a global leader in open architecture rugged embedded systems. Spun out of GE in 2015, we combine over 30 years' experience in the industry with the attitude and opportunity of a start-up company. Find your place here as part of a high-performing team, delivering products and services in industries such as energy, water, consumer packaged goods, government & defense, and telecommunications.

The candidate will be part of a team integrating systems based on FPGA technology and high speed A/D & D/A devices.


  • Analyzing customer requirements and devising FPGA architecture implementation.
  • Designing FPGA firmware targeting Kintex-7, Virtex-7 or Xilinx Ultrascale FPGA devices or targeting Altera devices
  • Creating test benches and simulating design.
  • Testing design on target hardware to ensure it performs as per project requirements.
  • Providing documentation that describes the FPGA implementation.


  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Computer Engineering / Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Experience in FPGA development (VHDL preferred) on a professional level
  • Experience with Signal Processing would be a plus.
  • Good knowledge of ISE, Vivado or Quartus development tools.
  • Experience with interfacing with high speed memories (DDR2 SDRAM, QDR2 SRAM), LVDS and/or PCIe is desired).
  • Experience with hardware/software design and testing methodologies is required.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are necessary.
  • Self-motivated, driven, and independent personality.
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident

Are you looking to become a part of something remarkable? Check out Abaco Systems. We are looking for a diverse, self-motivated, and energetic collaboration of minds to build the mission-critical rugged embedded technology. Open-minds, creativity, and innovation are the cornerstone of our new generation; failure is not an option. We offer excellent compensation and a full complement of benefits to provide for you and your family.

Abaco Systems prides itself on being an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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