ASIC/FPGA Design Engineer (contractor)

Bridgewater, New Jersey /
Engineering – Engineering- Hardware, Silicon Systems /
Light is a team of creative technologists on a mission to redefine how automobiles perceive the environment using 3D passive optics. We are a venture-backed, pre-launch startup headquartered in Redwood City, CA. Become a key member of our team as we radically enable automobiles to see like humans.

As an ASIC/FPGA Design Engineer, you will be responsible for the full design cycle of our image processing hardware blocks. Tasks will include microarchitecture, RTL design, verification and supporting synthesis and physical design teams.


    • BS or MS in Electrical Engineering with 5 or more years of experience
    • Expertise in architecture exploration and mapping algorithms to hardware that meet area, performance and power targets
    • Expertise in digital signal processing, image processing or computer vision highly desirable
    • Excellent Verilog, System Verilog coding skills
    • Working experience with Xilinx-based FPGA platforms highly desirable
    • Working experience with one or more of the following: ARM, AMBA, DSP or MIPI
    • Familiarity with C, C++, Perl or Python programming languages
    • Excellent communication skills
    • We offer a challenging work environment where you can have an impact. This is your opportunity to become a recognized expert in state-of-the-art vision technology for the automotive market.
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