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Sep 04, 2019

Job Opportunity: Senior FPGA Designer at Growth Company with Market Leading Technology

- By Jacqueline Wheeler

Direct Conversion AB (publ) is developing and manufacturing next generation X-ray and gamma ray imaging devices. Our office is in Danderyd, Sweden, but we are operating worldwide. We have headquarters at Stockholm and subsidiaries in Helsinki, London and Munich. Direct Conversion offers a dynamic, challenging and rewarding opportunity to work with unique state-of-the-art technology in X-ray imaging for medical and industrial applications.

Direct conversion is part of the Varex Imaging Group, the world’s largest manufacturer of flat panel X-ray detectors.

We’re looking for a new member to expand our FPGA team

As a member of our small but talented and highly motivated team, you would be responsible for designing products to support our detector development and sales. Our portfolio covers products including full-custom ASICs, FPGAs, embedded processors, high speed interfaces, analogue signal processing and power conversion.

Main Responsibilities:

o Developing FPGA code for high-speed data readout and transfer

o Verification of designed FPGA bards

o Developing test hardware for the above

o Working with teams in London and Helsinki on projects that are group wide

o Working with customers to support their integration of our products

Your Profile Is:

o Minimum 3 years of experience in the relevant field

o Good understanding of electronic design

o Hands on experience of bringing up new PCBs with FPGAs

o Capability to lead FPGA design sub-contractors with good communication skills in English

Desired Experience:

o Electronic design with FPGAs and high-speed data transfers

o Electronic hardware design

o Medical device development under ISO13485

o Product verification and validation under ISO 13485

o Embedded SW development

o Digital ASIC design

o Good communication skills in Swedish and English

We Offer:

· We offer a unique opportunity to grow as an expert in the X-ray imaging field with a team in which every person makes a difference

· An international working environment in a committed and motivated team

· Flat hierarchies

· Individual training and development opportunities

The successful candidate will report to the Head of R&D. The job entails working for clients that are based abroad and, as such, some foreign travel will be necessary.

If you have ambition and motivation to take more responsibility in hardware architecture, test framework or process development, we can provide you with the challenges you’re looking for. To be successful in this position you need to be self-motivated, communicative and curious to learn and understand our business and products.

The position is permanent. Employment can start immediately or as agreed.



Are you interested? Then send us your complete application and CV by mail to:

with subject: FPGA designer.

We look forward to receiving your application!