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Principal Engineer

  • TSL Products
  • Marlow, UK
  • 22/02/2024
Full time Broadcast Engineering Engineering Software Development System / Solution Architecture

Job Description

Position:                       Principal Engineer

Department:                  Engineering

Responsible to:             Director of Products & Technology.


 Overall Purpose and Scope


The Marlow office of TSL is looking for a Principal Engineer to work on our industry leading audio, video and power products. Working with some of the most talented engineers in the world of Film & Television, the candidate will be a lead member of our engineering team, working with the latest FPGA based designs, to enable the production of events such as live sport and flagship drama. Our employees enjoy technical challenges, they are dynamic, passionate, creative and are proud of our products.

We are a global company headquartered in the UK with our main operations in Marlow and Los Angeles. With leading market positions in the fields of Audio Monitoring, Advanced Control and Power Management.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

 Key Responsibilities:

·         Leading a small, highly talented team of Engineers.

·         Producing high quality designs for new products.

·         FPGA design covering the full development lifecycle.

·         Debugging new designs.

·         Complete product lifecycle support.

·         Project leadership.

·         Working closely with Product Management.

·         Liaise and manage internal and external design resources.


Required Skills/Experience:

·         Ability to design circuits containing FPGA’s and embedded processors.

·         A good understanding of how Software interacts with and controls Hardware.

·         10+ years design experience.

·         Excellent digital circuit design fundamentals.

·         High speed signal design experience.

·         Comfortable working solo, as part of a team or leading a team.

·         Ensuring designs can be manufactured in a cost-effective manner.

·         Degree or equivalent level in relevant discipline.

·         Designing products to pass EMC and safety certification.

·         Experience in the broadcast industry with an understanding of broadcast requirements and workflows.


Advantageous Skills:

·         VHDL coding for FPGA’s

·         Schematic entry.

·         Embedded/Linux C/C++ programming.

·         New component evaluation and selection.

·         Board level circuit design.

·         Networking protocol experience.

·         Used to working to deadlines and able to juggle multiple projects.

·         Knowledge of the Video & Audio SDI and IP standards.

·         Experience with Altium Schematic Entry and associated tools.