Vaisala Inc. FPGA Engineer in Helsinki, Finland

FPGA Engineer


Vaisala has been predicting the unpredictable for over 80 years. We are a global leader in weather and industrial measurements, and our technologies can be found in demanding environments from hospitals, national parks and data centers to airports and wind farms all over the world– and beyond! We offer you a career with a clear purpose and a chance to create observations for a better world.

Innovation is at the heart of our company and we believe in developing cutting-edge technology. With our 1,600 professionals worldwide we intend to stay on top of our game and this is where you come in.

Position Description

In this position, you will develop and maintain FPGA firmware for meteorological measurement instruments.

Your Key Responsibilites Include

You work in a cross-functional project team and participate in design activities from requirements definition to FPGA design, verification and documentation. You will be a member of our Embedded Platforms team located at our head office in Vantaa.

To be successful in this role, we're searching for a candidate with the following qualifications

You have a M.Sc. or B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering or similar. Additionally, you have relevant work experience from a similar position in product development and maintenance.

You have solid experience in FGPA SoC design utilizing VHDL. Experience in Verilog, FPGA design tools and design flow scripting, high speed interfaces such as JESD204, digital signal processing, Matlab programming, creating test specifications and test bench design is highly appreciated.

To succeed in this position, you need to be an active team player, have systematic problem solving skills, communicate effectively and collect and share knowledge with others. We expect you to take initiative, to be able to manage parallel assignments and to achieve results quickly when necessary. Fluency in spoken and written English is required.

We offer an international and challenging work environment in a growing business. At Vaisala, you will have the opportunity to work with motivated and professional people within an organization that strongly supports personal growth and continuous professional development.

If you have the required experience and skills, please submit your application with salary request and CV by completing the online application form by 22 October 2017.

The atmosphere at Vaisala buzzes with curiosity because in our line of work there are always things to discover and learn. We embrace new ideas and have bright colleagues from experienced experts at the top of their fields to young talents at the start of their careers.

We take pride in being pioneers who strive to bring about positive changes in both the society and environment, and our work is not done yet. Take advantage of this opportunity and join our team to make a difference!