Senior FPGA Engineer m/f/d

for our Site in Germany (Klein Lengden)

Position Number: 11-20

Join our high-tech team!

Kappa optronics develops and manufactures innovative cameras for international customers in target industries such as aviation, defense, automotive and railway. Cameras and vision systems for everything that drives and flies - here we are amongst the best in the world.

Your Responsibilities:

Development of image signal processing in high-end systems
Requirements analysis, conception, implementation and integration of complex algorithms (VHDL)
Buliding skills in the field of Xilinx MPSoCs
Design simulation and design verification by automated test benches /scripts
Installation of FPGA Desings, and metrological check of the programmed interfaces
Independent implementation of designs in complex specifications
Documentation and review of FPGA designs
Working in a motivated project team within the department of ‚Research & Developement‘ and the subdivision ‚FPGA Design‘

Your Qualifications:

A post baccalaureate technical degree (Bachelor or Master in electrical engineering, embedded systems or comparable course of studies)
Several years of experience in the field of FPGA Design and FPGA simulation (VHDL)
Experience in Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoCs and Xilinx Toolchain
Experience in Intel FPGAs and Intel Toolchain is an advantage
Knowledge in Vivado High Level Synthese is a plus
Experience in timing analysis and constraining for high speed systems
Experience in Microcontroller Design and integration with FPGA based systems
Knowledge in CMOS Sensors and/or image processing desirable
Technical expertise in functional safety (ISO26262, DO-254, DO-178) is an advantage
Goal-oriented and structured way of working
Costumer orientation such as communication and team skills
High level of commitment, initiative and willingness to learn
Good business and technical English and good knowledge of German

What we offer?

Technical tasks as diverse and varied as our technology
Professional perspective for employees who want to work independently and want to help shape it
Short decision-making paths
A highly motivated team and a familiar business environment
Career-related continuing education and employer-funded pension
Offers for employees (e.g. bikeleasing, english lessons,  corporate benefits)
Flexible work environment and hours
30 days annual leave


Sounds like a great fit?

We look forward to receiving your application. Please email it with Position Number in the subject line to:​

Kappa optronics GmbH
Sarah Kellner
Kleines Feld 6
37130 Gleichen


Sarah Kellner

Sarah Kellner

Human Resources

Tel.: +49.5508.974.2915


Data protection / your application data

We hereby state explicitly that personal data will be processed by us in connection with application procedures. You will find further details in our Data Privacy Statement which you may view at any time at

By submitting your application to us in response to this employment posting, you expressly declare your agreement that Kappa optronics GmbH may collect, store, process and use the data you transmit to us for the purpose of processing said application, and that you accept our Terms of Data Privacy.