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Team Leader, Systems

Location: Manchester, United Kingdom


The FPGA Team Leader will head and manage the FPGA design team whist still providing advanced FPGA system implementations especially for the MIDAS and Klark Teknik range of digital audio products.

  • Take overall responsibility and management of the FPGA design team and its output
  • Liaise with other RnD team members and managers in a concise and coherent manner, providing effective project management of the FPGA team
  • Design, develop and implement FPGA-based algorithms for various MIDAS and Klark Teknik audio products
  • Maintain familiarity with the latest advancements in FPGA technologies and development environments
  • Provide technical input and design analysis for new algorithm development
  • Take responsibility for maintenance and documentation of all algorithms and technical analysis produced


  • Degree qualified in an Engineering or Technical discipline
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in the implementation of algorithms and solutions for large scale FPGA’s preferably gained in an audio-related industry
  • Thorough understanding of Verilog methodologies and practices, Xilinx design environments and Xilinx FPGA’s and advanced FPGA simulation tools and scripting languages
  • Ability to use creative and analytical techniques for the purpose of FPGA-based algorithm development
  • Strong experience of software version control, maintenance procedures and practices
  • Strong ability to communicate in a concise and coherent manner
  • Ability to work to defined timescales in a fast-paced environment
  • Capable of working both in a team and independently
  • Desirable attributes essential to this role, at least three of the following:
  • embedded FPGA-based processors
  • ethernet interfacing and protocols
  • high speed serial interfacing and protocols
  • hardware test equipment
  • hardware design practices
  • pro audio interfaces

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