Senior Digital Backend Designer

Role: Senior Digital Backend Designer

Reporting to: ASIC Director

Location: Edinburgh, UK


  • BS or higher in Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics, or related field
  • Basic understanding of fiber optics and fiber optic communications
  • Familiarity with the physics of semiconductor devices (emitters and photodetectors)
  • Understanding of RF design and testing
  • Experience in setting up test systems on an optical bench
  • Willingness to work in the lab is a must
  • Ability to do lab automation scripting with Python, LabVIEW, etc is a plus
  • Basic knowledge of working with digital hardware including FPGAs, I2C interface, ADCs, DACs, and microcontrollers
  • Flexible, quick learner, ability to work in a fast-paced startup environment