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DSP Architect

Location:  San Jose, CA

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Responsible for system-level fixed-function DSP data path architecture, design and implementation of next-generation Ethernet PHY IC products.  Your responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Developing system specifications based on product specifications.
  • Developing and optimizing digital communication system models including impairments.
  • Developing and optimizing error correction coding systems employing codes such as Reed-Solomon and convolutional codes.

In addition, it is expected that this person will represent Aquantia on Standards development committees where new digital communication standards are developed.


  • Solid digital communication theory background
  • Experience developing DSP-based communication systems
  • Familiarity with digital communication systems channel modeling
  • Good documentation skills
  • Experience in developing system models
  • Respect for process and methodology
  • Proficiency in MATLAB

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Detailed understanding of Ethernet is strongly desired
  • Understanding of coding theory (LDPC, Reed-Solomon, BCH) and its application
  • Experience in mixed-signal design environments where analog design requirements are codeveloped with digital/DSP system-level design
  • Past experience participating in standards development committees
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Education and Experience:

  • Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (MSEE) or Equivalent with 12 year’s experience, or PhD EE degree with 10 year’s experience.