XUP Applications Engineer
Xilinx - San Jose, CA

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The Xilinx University Program (XUP)ensures that Xilinx technologies are used by leading academics and students inthe best universities worldwide through a policy of favorable pricing andstrategic donations. The primary role ofthe XUP Applications Engineer is to provide technical support to professors andto generate designs and documentation for use in academic teaching andresearch. Other responsibilities includevisiting professors on University campuses, showcasing Xilinx technologies atconferences and delivering training to XUP customers. Job Requirements
Promote use of Xilinx FPGA, DSP, networking and embeddedsystems technologies in Universities
Support XUP customer queries and technical issues
Develop reference designs and demos
Work in close partnership with other local Xilinx teams andexternal partners to support XUP customers
Maintain effective relationships with Xilinx UniversityProgram teams in rest of world
Create XUP technical materials for documentation and websites
Contribute to the specification, evaluation and developmentof FPGA development systems for use in academia
Support conferences, trade shows and customer-facing events
Deliver occasional technical training workshops
Lead technical projects and supervise intern projects asrequired
Identify and propagate examples of best practice in teachingand research in the course of academic interactions
Be familiar with latest developments in the related marketsand local industries Additional Details Qualifications:
MS (preferred) with 2 years experience or BS in Electrical, ElectronicsEngineering, Computer Science or related discipline with 4 years experience
Experienced FPGA user preferably with Xilinx FPGAs anddesign tools
Experience of programming embedded systems with Linux
Proven oral, and written communication skills in English
Willingness to travel as required by the needs of theposition
Proven ability to write and present papers and proposals
Excellent interpersonal skills
Self-starter capable of working with limited supervision andrunning with new initiatives
Ability to work with cross-functional and remote teams in amultinational company
Knowledge of DSP or computer networking would beadvantageous

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