Discover your dream Career
For Recruiters
Oxford Knight

FPGA Developer | Core Engineering- Leading Global Quant Trading & Investment Firm

Oxford Knight London, United Kingdom
Posted 6 days ago Permanent Competitive
FPGA Developer | Core Engineering
About the Company:

This is a quantitative trading and investment firm with a disciplined and systematic quantitative approach to identify factors that consistently generate alpha. These factors are then coupled with our proprietary ultra-low latency trading systems and robust risk management to develop trading strategies across asset classes (equities, commodities, currencies, fixed income) that trade on global exchanges.

They are looking for a 'full stack' FPGA developer with at least 3 years of industry experience in hardware development to help build out hardware platform for low latency trading.

Responsibilities:
  • Design, implementation, test, integration and delivery of low latency trading systems.
  • Development of low latency designs in Verilog/System Verilog
  • Development of test harnesses to verify developed items using self-checking test benches, BFMs, etc.
  • Integration of the developed firmware on the target hardware with other system components and software
  • Release of developed items
  • Contribute to peer design reviews
  • Undertake requirements capture
  • Work in fast moving, short feedback development environment
  • Ensure that all business activity is conducted in line with company values, policies and ethics codes of conduct
  • Undertake any other activity as reasonably requested by management

Qualifications & Skills:
  • Degree qualified in electronics/engineering related subject; however, experience will be considered in lieu of formal academic qualifications
  • 3 years of industry experience
  • Excellent design standards and strong debug skills
  • Hands on Digital Design and FPGA Architecture experience is required
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • An appreciation of digital hardware design
  • Experience of developing self-checking testbenches, BFMs
  • An appreciation of other engineering disciplines; Software, Networking
  • Familiarity with digital communications protocols and general networking experience
  • Experience of developing on large Altera and Xilinx FPGAs
  • Experience in writing RTL in Verilog/System Verilog or VHDL
  • Working knowledge of the following engineering tools - Vivado and Questasim
  • Experience of working in a linux-based development environment
  • Scripting; tcl/tk, python

Why You Should Join Us:
  • Great People. We're curious engineers, mathematicians, statisticians and like to have fun while achieving our goals
  • Transparent Structure. Our employees know that we value their ideas and contributions
  • Relaxed Environment. We have a flat organizational structure with frequent activities for all employees such as yearly offsites, happy hours, corporate sports teams, etc.
  • Health & Wellness Programs. We believe that a balanced employee is more productive. A stocked kitchen, gym membership and generous vacation package are just some of the perks that we offer our employees


Contact
If this sounds like you, or you'd like more information, please contact:

George Hutchinson-Binks
george.hutchinson-binks@oxfordknight.co.uk
(+44) 07885 545220
linkedin.com/in/george-hutchinson-binks-a62a69252

Job ID  e5QQ1OJ01LZD
ABOUT COMPANY
London, United Kingdom
38 Employees HR & Recruitment
Welcome to Oxford Knight! We are dedicated International recruiters. We assist leading technologists and finance professionals into high-end roles wo...
More Jobs From Oxford Knight
Oxford Knight
FPGA Engineer - London- World Leading Quant and Systematic Trading Firm
Oxford Knight
London, United Kingdom
4 days ago Full time Competitive
Oxford Knight
Senior Developer (Cross Desk)- World-Leading Quant and Systematic Trading Firm
Oxford Knight
London, United Kingdom
4 days ago Full time Competitive
Oxford Knight
FPGA Quant Engineer- Leading Quant Firm | Chicago / London / Amsterdam
Oxford Knight
Chicago, USA
22 hours ago Full time Competitive
Oxford Knight
FPGA Quant Engineer- Leading Quant Firm | Chicago / London / Amsterdam
Oxford Knight
Amsterdam, Netherlands
22 hours ago Full time Competitive
Oxford Knight
C++ Software Engineer | Chicago/NYC- Global Quant Firm
Oxford Knight
New York, USA
22 hours ago Full time up to $300k + bonus
Oxford Knight
C++ Software Engineer | Chicago/NYC- Global Quant Firm
Oxford Knight
Chicago, USA
22 hours ago Full time up to $300k + bonus
Oxford Knight
C++ Software Developer - Amsterdam- Global Quant Trading Firm
Oxford Knight
Amsterdam, Netherlands
3 days ago Full time Competitive
Oxford Knight
FPGA Engineer - London or Amsterdam- Leading High Frequency Trading Firm
Oxford Knight
London, United Kingdom
5 days ago Full time Competitive
Oxford Knight
FPGA Hardware Engineer- World-Leading Global Market Maker
Oxford Knight
London, United Kingdom
6 days ago Full time Competitive
Oxford Knight
FPGA Developer- Leading Global Market Marker
Oxford Knight
London, United Kingdom
3 days ago Full time Competitive

Boost your career

Find thousands of job opportunities by signing up to eFinancialCareers today.
More Jobs Like This