Senior FPGA/Software Engineer

Date:  Jan 2, 2022
Country:  Malaysia
State / Province:  Penang
City:  Penang
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  43097

Job Description

We are looking for professional, passionate and versatile R&D SW/FW Engineer to join our team to execute complete low level software/FPGA design & development in new product lifecycle.  The key objective for this role is to deliver high performing RF analyzer, receiver or generator by efficiently performing RF hardware orchestration to drive the measurement system via stable and high quality software/firmware measurement algorithms for the equipment.  The ideal candidate for this role would share our passion for creating and innovating new technologies in a highly dynamic and fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities
1.    Developing new algorithms/methodologies to enable advanced RF & microwave measurement features using low level software and FPGA programming.
2.    Designing, coding, testing and debugging complex software/firmware features.
3.    Leading software/firmware design & improving system architecture as needed by working closely with global and cross functional teams.
4.    Analyzing and enhancing efficiency, stability and scalability of lower level measurement layers.
5.    Performing the role of technical lead engineer to participate in product development lifecycle from investigation, definition, development and qualification.
6.    Assessing customer requirements, defining design components and workflow that aligned with the system architecture.
7.    Creating and managing work breakdown structure to ensure all software/firmware deliverables are aligned with project milestones and able to complete on time.
8.    Guiding and coaching younger team members to make progress and willing to spend time to ensure that they are successful in meeting their goals.
9.    Working with other R&D and NPI functions to collaborate effectively in delivering complex features and solving complicated defects.
10.    Encouraging the culture of peer code review within the team, and actively provide support in solving sophisticated technical issues.
11.    Contributing to software/firmware process improvements to ensure high level quality and time-to-market.
12.    Willing to learn and share technical knowledge via technical submission and presentation, strong desire to pursue the career path in software/firmware development.

Job Qualifications

1.    Bachelor/Master/PhD Degree in Electrical/Electronics/Telecommunications/Computer Engineering with good knowledge in electrical/electronic hardware system.
2.    Good English knowledge, both speech and writing because the candidate will engage with US counterparts very frequently.

Job Function




Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:

< 25%

Employment Program:


Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable



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Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

APAC : Malaysia : Penang : Penang

Job ID : 43097 

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