Full-Time

FPGA Engineer

Posted on 7/19/2023

Optiver

Optiver

1,001-5,000 employees

Global electronic market maker in financial products

Quantitative Finance
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Mid, Senior

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Verilog
VHDL
FPGA
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in CE, EE, CS, or related technical field
  • Experience designing, coding, testing, and verifying FPGAs and/or ASICs
  • Experience coding in VHDL, Verilog, SystemVerilog as well as C or C++
  • Experience with RTL synthesis, writing timing, area, and other relevant constraints
  • Experience with digital simulators and self-checking test benches
  • Experience supporting post-silicon bring-up and debugging a plus
  • Ability to work closely with software developers to rapidly deliver integrated systems
Responsibilities
  • Accelerate network infrastructure and trading system components with high speed hardware designs
  • Research new low-latency techniques and platforms and identify opportunities for integration with our trading system
  • Work in a multidisciplinary team of traders, software developers, and infrastructure engineers
  • Leverage the best hardware available or build in-house versions to ensure our FPGAs can interface with cutting edge server hardware
  • Manage relationships with 3rd party vendors

Optiver is a global electronic market maker that utilizes its own best-in-class trading systems and infrastructure to provide liquidity for listed derivatives, cash equities, ETFs, bonds, and foreign currencies, ensuring market efficiency, transparency, and stability. The main technologies/methods used include electronic trading systems and infrastructure to provide liquidity for a wide range of financial products.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Founded

1986

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

36%

Benefits

Transparent bonus structure

Top tier benefits

Generous vacation time

Health and wellness programs

INACTIVE