DSP Design Engineer

Company name: Thorens Solutions – Headhunters
  • Activity area : Consulting Engineering / Engineering

  • Salary : Around 120 000$ to 130 000$ based on experience

  • Job type : Permanent - Full time, Hybrid work mode

  • City : Montreal

Company description

Our client is a company in full growth offering unique wireless transceiver technology and innovation that achieves superior energy efficiency. They are currently looking for a DSP design engineer to join their team.

Job description

Under the supervision of the Chief Engineer, the DSP design engineer is a key member of the design team of integrated circuits, researching, designing and putting the transceivers next-generation wireless in high-volume production.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Design of digital blocks in VHDL and Verilog from specification to functional module. 
  • Simulation of block functionality in Python and Matlab. 
  • Produce technical documentation (block diagrams, etc.) & technical reports. 
  • Verify designs to ensure a successful tape-out.   
  • Support the testing and debugging of issues that may arise from early development stages through productization.   
  • Work with the production teams through the development phase and optimizing the designs for increased manufacturing efficiency.  
  • Work with the system group to define the requirements for digital and baseband blocks based on the system requirements.   


  • Electrical Engineering degree with a minimum of 7 years of experience in digital RTL design 
  • Validated working experience in using VHDL and Verilog to translate block specifications into functional RTL. 
  • Excellent programming skills in Python and Matlab, geared towards Digital Signal Processing. 
  • Experience in wireless baseband modem design is an asset.
  • Experience in Cadence or Synopsys digital design flow. 
  • Strong understanding of digital design principles. 
  • Ability to collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams. 
  • Tenacity and propensity to do what it takes to deliver results and meet delivery dates. 
  • Bilingual English/French  

Work conditions

  • Permanent, full time;
  • Salary between 120 000$ and 130 000$ based on experience;
  • Hybrid teleworking;
  • Possibility to work in Montreal or Ottawa
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