Staff Software Engineer

Xilinx - San Jose, CA3.9


Xilinx develops highly flexible and adaptive processing platforms that enable rapid innovation across a variety of technologies - from the endpoint to the edge to the cloud. Xilinx is the inventor of the FPGA, hardware programmable SoCs and the ACAP (Adaptive Compute Acceleration Platform), designed to deliver the most dynamic processor technology in the industry and enable the adaptable, intelligent and connected world of the future in a multitude of markets including Data Center (Compute, Storage and Networking); Wireless/5G and Wired Communications; Automotive/ADAS; Emulation & Prototyping; Aerospace & Defense; Industrial Scientific & Medical, and others. Xilinx's core strengths simultaneously address major industry trends including the explosion of data, heterogeneous computing after Moore's Law, and the dawn of artificial intelligence (AI).

Our global team is growing and we are looking for bold, collaborative and creative people to help us lead the industry transformation to build an adaptable intelligent world. We believe that by embracing diverse ideas, striving for excellence in all that we do, and working together as a unified team, we can accomplish anything. Come do your best work and live your best life as part of the ONEXILINX team!

Software Development
Capable of leading or developing a single project in its entirety
Experienced in the Java and Python programming languages
Fully self-sufficient in software development concepts and methods, coding, and debugging
Proactively engages with users to identify and deliver against new automation opportunities
Proactively identifies and delivers solutions that reduce development and support costs
Demonstrates flexible adaptability in working with still maturing, generation-dependent software development and testing methods
Critically assesses product requirements in assigned area of responsibility with respect to feasibility and schedule and engages with stakeholders to iterate and refine
Executes independently to develop mock-ups or requirement prototypes for features of moderate to high complexity. Can effectively articulate these to relevant stakeholders
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Enjoys working with users to educate and provide guidance in helping them to achieve their goals and to improve their productivity

Education Requirements

Master.s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field.

Years of Experience

Seven (7) years of experience in the job offered or Engineer, Developer, Intern, Trainee or related occupation.

Alternate Requirements:
Will also accept Bachelor.s or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field and nine (9) years of progressively responsible experience in the job offered

Job Skills Requirements:
Must have work experience, coursework, project background experience in the following:
Java/Java EE programming/development
Python Programming
Object Oriented Design
Linux Operating System / Command Line Interface
Dynamic web-based application development (HTML5, JavaScript, Angular, AJAX, JSON, XML)
SCM: Perforce, GIT
Bash/CSH Scripting
Windows Operating System
Testing Methodologies

Job Skills Desired:
SQL knowledge, NoSQL knowledge
VMs: Openstack, KVM, VirtualBox, Hyper-V
Micro services