Electronics - Circuits, Electronics - Computers, Electronics - Research and Development, Electronics Engineering
4 Year Degree
*Multiple openings at various levels of experience
Our client is a technology driven high-frequency trading firm, pushing on ultra-low-latency real-time systems at large scale globally. Challenges abound, and you should have a desire to learn new technologies, and demonstrate an ability to solve unstructured problems.
This is an excellent time for you to join this exciting, entrepreneurial and world-leading algorithmic based trading firm. Our client is an established global financial organization, which is building on its success in the London, Chicago, and New York offices. We are looking for talented engineers to join the global FPGA team.
The FPGA team works with technologists and traders to provide hardware solutions in areas such as fast networking, high performance compute, and real-time acceleration. This is a fast-paced area, where taking ideas through to deployment must be fast and accurate. We are looking for FPGA development engineers who can help build the next generation of hardware solutions. You will have excellent knowledge of building reliable, high performance FPGA hardware systems. Ideally, you will have a combination of skills in traditional RTL development, and complimentary software skills. This will enable you to fully contribute to co-designing hybrid hardware/software applications.
As a resourceful individual you will make a difference to this growing company, and we will recognize, value, and reward your contributions. We will support your career progression in a well-resourced, fast-moving environment. Together we can make a significant impact and help define the future of trading acceleration using FPGA technology.
What you’ll do:
Work within the FPGA development team to roll out new hardware to the trading community
Interact with development teams to coordinate technology introduction
Develop high performance FPGA systems in SystemVerilog
Contribute to the development of productivity tooling that supports the RTL efforts
Stay informed of industry hardware including the latest System on Chip and System in Package
Interpret high level requirements to create exceptional solutions for the trading community
Build your skills in the finance industry and FPGA development flows
Skills you’ll need:
Passion for development, strong work ethic, and drive to continually learn and improve
Hands-on FPGA development successes, taking ownership of significant systems and subsystems
Sound understanding of technology tradeoffs, and a pragmatic approach to problem solving
3+ years of experience working as a FPGA development engineer in a team environment
3+ years of RTL experience (SystemVerilog/Verilog/VHDL)
2+ years of experience of software development
Quantitative appreciation of low-level hardware/software interaction
Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or related subject
Scripting Language proficiency (preferably Python)
High Level Synthesis flows
Familiarity with some of Jenkins CI, Github, ctypes, SWIG
Experience of Automated testing
Networking (Ethernet, TCP/IP, IB)
Financial Protocol and Algorithmic Experience
High Speed Networking / Serial Protocols / Transceivers / PCIe
3 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Galaxy Technology Hires LLC
Galaxy Tek specializes in engineering and technical talent recruitment. Partnering with our clients and contract program teammates, we provide engineering and technical services to the Aerospace, Defense, Aviation, Oil & Gas, and Tech industries. We bring the highest caliber engineers and scientists together, in order to support the most cutting-edge, breakthrough research, development, technology and exploration projects in the world.
The firm was founded in order to assist world class, game-changing and forward-thinking companies with their critical hiring needs. These are the professionals that enable cutting edge companies to achieve the impossible, and only a dedicated, multi-tier search effort will ensure landing this high-caliber talent. We support various fields and industries with niche recruitment needs, but our specialization lies within engineering and technology for the space and defense industry, including entry-level to senior experience-level, and leadership roles.