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High Level Design Compiler Optimization Engineer

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High Level Design Compiler Optimization Engineer

(CANADA) and Toronto
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Engineering / Fresh Graduate
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Job Description

Intel's Programmable Solutions Group PSG, helps drive the future of field-programmable gate array FPGA technology. PSG has been delivering industry-leading custom logic solutions to customers since inventing the world's first reprogrammable logic device in 1984. In order to take advantage of the many opportunities that we see in the future for FPGA's, we are looking for great engineers to join our teams. As a member of PSG's FPGA High Level Design Compiler Team you will be responsible for improving the Intel FPGA OpenCL and HLS compiler tool chains.


You will be driving improvements in the compiler through multiple angles including the analysis of bottlenecks in user designs, implementation of compiler enhancements and optimizations, and comprehensive benchmarking of the end result. Performance analysis and optimization is a problem involving all levels of abstraction, so the work may involve a mix of compiler software and digital design challenges.


If you are interested in solving exciting problems, diverse technical challenges, and working with great people then the FPGA HLD Compiler Team may be right for you.


The ideal candidate should exhibit behavioral traits:

  •  Strong verbal and written communication skills


You must possess the minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates. Relevant experience can be obtained through school work, classes and project work, internships, military training, and/ or work experience. This is an entry level position and will be compensated accordingly.

Minimum Requirements:

  • The candidate must have a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering or any related field.
  • At a Bachelor's level the candidate must have unrestricted right to work in Canada without requiring sponsorship.

Minimum 6+ months of experience in the following areas:

  • C/C++
  • Data Structures
  • Algorithms


Preferred Qualifications:

Experience/ Knowledge in the following:

  • Compiler optimization techniques
  • Experience developing LLVM based compilers
  • Digital design
  • Software and/or hardware performance optimization
  • Familiarity with OpenCL