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Video and Vision Hardware Summer Placement Engineer


The successful placement engineer will be working within a digital design team creating video and vision processor designs to be used by tier one semiconductor manufacturers. The focus is primarily on next generation video encoders to be used in state of the art consumer products. Become part of a dynamic and motivated design team working on the full design cycle from the specification and implementation through to verification. The job will include exposure to cutting-edge EDA tools and advanced silicon processes.


As part of a small, friendly design team assist the verification and development of the latest generation of video cores including some or all of the following responsibilities:

  • VHDL coding of video and display algorithms to implement parts of the function of the IP
  • Testing of the block with support from the simulator team 
  • Top level test of the designs, working with the senior members of the team

Target capabilities and skills

The successful candidate will have some of the following skills:

  • A digital electronics background
  • Experience of VHDL or Verilog would be an advantage

Core Competencies

The successful candidate will have:

  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • An interest in Video would be helpful but not essential

Working Environment

  • Small friendly team


  • Studying a relevant degree

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