Digital Design Engineer


Brunellers aan het werk op de computer

About this job

  • Market: Industry
  • Industry: Electronics
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Noord Brabant

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Tuesday, 26 December 2023

About this role: Digital Design Engineer

Within the Crypto & Security Innovation Center you will be part of a dedicated team focusing on research and development for future cryptographic and security solutions ranging from security IP design to strong end-to-end security solutions and vulnerability analysis. You will be part of a stimulating work environment and global team developing security solutions for all of business lines.

In this role you will be responsible in a Long Term Innovation project for the implementation of RISC-V state of the art security enhancements to existing designs. You will work together with a small multi-site team of security specialists to optimize the security concepts, with breakthrough innovations and without impact to the device’s performance. This technical attractive position of working on industrial RISC-V processors with specialized fine-tuning, e.g. custom instruction set extensions, you will have a key position, which leads to a successful tape-out.


  • Master of BSc Electronics and Communication
  • Must have: good understanding of SystemVerilog, Makefiles, shell scripts and Linux knowledge
  • Must have: Verilog, C, C++, Assembly, Python, TCL, Perl
  • Must have: good understanding of pipeline CPU architectures
  • Must have: proficiency with Cadence tools
  • experience with Synopsis tools is a plus
  • experience with RISC-V is a must

    Soft skills
  • Very good English communication skills and a pro-active attitude
  • Team player, willing to learn fast
  • Interest in security
  • EU-residence


Brunel offers outstanding individuals a highly diverse and challenging job in a company where an open, professional and pleasant working culture is highly valued; where your personal initiatives are noticed and rewarded; and where you get all the support, coaching and training you need for your future career. This is your chance to discover a wide range of sectors and activities and develop your expertise in a fast-paced and results-driven environment.

Being brokered by Brunel means you have a contract with Brunel. Not only do you have a contract, you are guaranteed a great career! Our primary and secondary terms of employment are excellent. Some examples are price reductions with CZ health insurance, bonus opportunities and standard 26 days off. Brunel Engineering has been mediating both junior and senior engineers within the industry for over 30 years. Our clients range from multinationals to local companies. Together, we find the job that meets your needs.

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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Lisette Koopman is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Lisette Koopman
Brunel Netherlands Enschede
+31 682682304