Imagine Communications Senior FPGA/Hardware Designer in North York, Ontario

Every day, Imagine Communications is delivering billions of media moments all over the world — anywhere, anytime and on any device.

Imagine Communications delivers innovative, end-to-end media software and networking solutions to over 3,000 customers in more than 185 countries, including the top broadcast facilities and the most technologically advanced sports and live-event venues. Today, we’re driving an industry transformation by investing deeply in a new generation of media enabled by IP, virtualization, cloud infrastructure and software-defined networks.

At Imagine Communications, groundbreaking work is part of our everyday environment. All our employees play a vital role in our organization, helping the media industry enable instant access to moments that matter. Wherever your skills fit in our business — from engineering and sales to service and support — you’ll find you gain much more than just a job. At Imagine Communications, you’ll gain the opportunity to contribute to the transformation that’s taking place in the way the world is consuming media.

If you’re looking to join a market leader and take your career to the next level, contact us today!

Working with cutting edge broadcast technologies, the successful candidate will be working on FPGA/Hardware designs for Imagine Communications R&D.

Responsible for all phases of a project lifecycle, including research, specifications, design, implementation, integration, overall technical project management, testing, documentation, and support.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Research and Specification

  • Research relevant technologies and prepare specifications based on product requirements

  • Design, Implementation, Integration, and Testing

  • Overall FPGA architecture, design, simulation and implementation

  • High level design, hardware/firmware partitioning

  • Development of test firmware for hardware verification

  • Prototype debug and design revision

  • Integration with firmware

  • Overall product and system integration testing

  • Technical Project leadership and management

  • Determine resource requirements

  • Interface with other departments, including Marketing, Manufacturing, Quality Assurance, and Customer Service

  • Drive project to completion through all major milestones

  • Provide supervision, mentoring and technical resourcing to junior and allied staff

  • Documentation

  • Provide full documentation of design and implementation

  • Assist Documentation department in preparation of User’s Manual

  • Support

  • Interact with Customer Service providing technical product support

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering (or equivalent)

  • 3+ years of FPGA design experience with the latest Xilinx and Altera using VHDL

  • Experience with FPGA development tools (Aldec/ModelSim, Vivado, Quartus)

  • Knowledge of broadcast industry applications and standards is an asset

  • Knowledge of Network Protocols is an asset

  • Experience with embedded and application programming is an asset

  • Well developed communication and leadership skills

Requisition ID: 11162057

Company Overview (Text should be in Verdana 12):

Every day, Imagine Communications is delivering billions of media moments all over the world — anywhere, anytime and on any device.

Imagine Communications delivers innovative, end-to-end media software and networking solutions to over 3,000 customers in more than 185 countries, including the top broadcast facilities and the most technologically advanced sports and live-event venues. Today, we’re driving an industry transformation by investing deeply in a new generation of media enabled by IP, virtualization, cloud infrastructure and software-defined networks.

At Imagine Communications, groundbreaking work is part of our everyday environment. All our employees play a vital role in our organization, helping the media industry enable instant access to moments that matter. Wherever your skills fit in our business — from engineering and sales to service and support — you’ll find you gain much more than just a job. At Imagine Communications, you’ll gain the opportunity to contribute to the transformation that’s taking place in the way the world is consuming media.

If you’re looking to join a market leader and take your career to the next level, contact us today!