Digital Design Manager

Job description


The manager will be responsible for FPGA Development projects and associated hardware development needed to support the requirements of company products. Additionally, maintenance or enhancement of existing hardware may be required, based on new requirements, unavailable components, or adaptation for use on other projects.

Essential Functions

  • Lead hardware development in support of the FPGA development group. Should be familiar with current FPGA designs in use in company products and collaborate with key resource, leveraging existing FPGA design work when possible.
  • Lead hardware development in support of the FPGA development
  • Work with others to develop system architecture diagrams to ensure adequate information is available when starting the project
  • Lead the team through the process of understanding the requirements, creating additional diagrams as needed to support the development cycle
  • Manage FPGA development utilizing Xilinx products and development tools
  • Maintenance or enhancement of existing hardware may be required, based on new requirements, unavailable components, or adaptation for use on other projects
  • Lead circuit card layout efforts and ensure that the hardware development team can learn the skills needed to work with the layout designer
  • Encourage team members to ensure all schematic components are available for purchase, and work with procurement as needed to order long-lead items well in advance of need
  • Ensures open communication with the products on group during development and as needed through test and system implementation
  • Mentor team members to create circuit cards consistent with company's methodology

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Electronics Engineering or related field required, Master’s Degree preferred
  • Strong understanding of FPGA development processes and associated hardware development
  • Strong knowledge in Xilinx products


BS Electrical Engineering, BS Electronics Engineering, FPGA, Xilinx, Digital design, Hardware, management, Schematic capture, Embedded systems design, Hardware Design

About Actalent

Actalent is a global leader in engineering and sciences services and talent solutions. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts who drive scale, innovation and speed to market. With a network of almost 30,000 consultants and more than 4,500 clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune 500.

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