FPGA Engineer

EmTroniX (ETX) is a dynamic and innovative engineering company specialized in Advanced Electronics, Integrated Systems Design and Embedded Software. Working on automotive electronics, military, aeronautics and space industry, ETX can be considered as a major technical partner for innovative challenges.

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.” (Aristote), just as important in our business today.

EmTroniX is seeking a talented, tenacious, result driven individual to work in a multi-disciplinary R&D environment with like-minded motivated engineers.

We want to expand our team and are now looking for a FPGA Engineer to join our team!

After a period of integration, if desired, you can rapidly move to project management.

Travel required



As a FPGA engineer, you will be responsible for designing complexes SoC and are expected to:

  • Work closely with the design team to define the functional and performance goals  

  • On specifications review, develop designs and define micro-architecture plans as well as on Test Bench plans

  • On synthesis/place & route and timing optimization

  • Manage deliverables independently to align with project goals

Applicable background

  • Excellent knowledge of VHDL and/or Verilog and strong capability of complex IP design and implementation from scratch

  • Excellent knowledge of the low level HDL implementation like clock domains and core FPGA primitives

  • Strong knowledge of CPU, SoC architecture/design and industry standard interfaces

  • Strong knowledge with FPGA tool flows: synthesis, partitioning, Place & Route: ISE, Vivado, etc.

  • Advanced experience in FPGA partitioning and constraining of synthesis; Design optimizations with respect to FPGA limitations

  • You are familiar with the latest Xilinx FPGA technologies such as 7 series or Ultrascale+

  • You have experience inscripting/programming - ideally Unix, Tcl, C, C++ including low-level programming (firmware) - Embedded Linux is a plus       

  • You can demonstrate best-practice design methodologies to achieve reliable and high-speed designs over 200MHz internal clock speed

  • You have experience with high speed interface design in FPGA

  • Experience with MATLAB/Simulink, and Hardware-in-the-Loop simulation are a plus

  • Hardware/system design, tools, debug, lab experience and vendor interface are a plus

  • You have strong analytical skills, creative attitude and enthusiastic team player

  • You have excellent communication skills and have the desire to take on diverse challenges

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Master degree in electronics engineering or equivalent

  • Over 5 years relevant experience required

  • Fluent in English, French is a plus as well as other languages

Job Type

Full time permanent contract

What we offer

  • A key position in a fast growing company 

  • Luxembourgish contract

  • Flexibility of a human-sized structure

How to apply

Send your application by e­mail with subject 'FPGA Engineer' to jobs@emtronix.lu.

It should include a cover letter and your updated CV, both in PDF format, plus relevant examples of previous work with details of your role.