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FPGA Design Engineer

Tarana Wireless

Tarana Wireless

Software Engineering, Design
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, February 17, 2024
Tarana is a fast revenue growth company built by outstanding talented people and with innovative technology. Our FPGA design team is looking for a smart, experienced, and hardworking member to participate in the development and test of FPGAs for Tarana's next generation Fixed Broadband Wireless Access Basestation and next generation ASIC emulation in FPGA. The ideal candidate would have 2+ years of FPGA logic design experience.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Primary responsibilities include implementing, debugging, and verifying designs in large FPGAs
  • Participating in sub-system and system level integration, validation and troubleshooting
  • Perform FPGA level logic design, simulation, test, and debugging tasks
  • Participating in module level design and simulating a specified functional block or sub-system
  • Generating design documentation and reviewing test results
  • Interfacing with software and hardware designers to support software, hardware and system integration

Required Skills & Experience:

  • BSEE required/MSEE preferred
  • 2-5 years related experience in logic designs for FPGA
  • High-speed digital design experience
  • Familiar with the latest FPGA technology, with experience in Xilinx Vivado or Intel Quartus FPGA synthesis, place & route tools.
  • Proficiency with Verilog, System Verilog, digital logic design, simulation and FPGA implementation
  • Good knowledge and working experience with commonly used FPGAs and IC devices
  • Experience with debugging FPGA logic designs using Vivado chipscope or Quartus signal tap.
  • Familiarity with common lab equipment and tools
  • Familiarity with common scripting tools such as python
  • Able to program in C or MatLab a plus

Experience and knowledge in at least one of the following areas is preferred:

  • Design and implementation of FPGA logic for wireless PHY, including signal processing functions for modulation/demodulation
  • Implementation of arithmetic and Digital Signal Processing algorithms in FPGA

The salary range for this position is: $120,000 to $155,000

Compensation will be determined based on several factors including, but not limited to: skill set, years of experience and the employee’s geographic location.

Tarana provides competitive benefits to employees in this role including: Medical, dental and vision benefits, 401K match, flexible time off and stock option.

Since our founding in 2009, we’ve been on a mission to accelerate the pace of bringing fast and affordable internet access — and all the benefits it provides — to the 90% of the world’s households who can’t get it. Through a decade of R&D and more than $400M of investment, we’ve created an entirely unique next-generation fixed wireless access technology, powering our first commercial platform, Gigabit 1 (G1). It delivers a game-changing advance in broadband economics in both mainstream and underserved markets, using either licensed or unlicensed spectrum. G1 started production in mid 2021 and has now been installed by over 160 service providers globally. We’re headquartered in Milpitas, California, with additional research and development in Pune, India.

G1 has been developed by an incredibly talented and pioneering core technical team. We are looking for more world-class problem solvers who can carry on our tradition of customer obsession and ground-breaking innovation. We’re well funded, growing incredibly quickly, maintaining a superb results-focused culture while we’re at it, and all grooving on the positive difference we are making for people all over the planet. If you want to help make a real difference in this world, apply now!