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Xilinx Overview

San Jose, CA (US)
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public (XLNX)
Computer Hardware & Software
₹100 to ₹500 billion (INR) per year

Company Updates

  • Happy #earthdayeveryday! 3,600 solar panels were installed on carports covering 500 parking spaces at Xilinx’s headquarters in San Jose, California. The panels reduce carbon footprint by 43,800 tons of CO2; that’s like planting more than one million trees! #lifeatxilinx #gosolar

  • Xilinx won the best booth exhibit award at international VLSI conference 2020

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Xilinx – Why Work With Us?


Become Part of Our Transformation

If you want to be empowered, then Xilinx is the right place for you. When you join our team you will be in a collaborative and inspiring environment with opportunities to grow your skills, realize a fulfilling career and have fun!

We are the world’s leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs, MPSoCs and 3D ICs, enabling the next generation of smarter, connected, and differentiated systems and networks. Our employees are:

  • Inventing and integrating all forms of programmable technologies.
  • Adding new forms of intelligence to next generation smarter systems.
  • Broadening our user base beyond traditional FPGA engineers to software and systems engineers.

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Pride in Leadership and a Passion for Excellence

Our engineers work on IC design, IP development, software development as well as systems and applications development. We are driven, collaborative, and out-of-the-box thinkers who thrive in solving difficult challenges and delighting our customers.

Whether you’re an intern, entry level or experienced professional, we offer exciting opportunities in a variety of business and technical disciplines across the world. In every organization, at every office, you’ll discover passionate employees.

"Xilinx is an industry-leading company with fantastic values, ambition and will to succeed. The management team encourages employee empowerment and accountability. There is also a strong focus on personal growth and development."

Ciaran Stewart – Business Operations Manager, Global Sales and Markets, San Jose, CA 

"Xilinx has a friendly and approachable team culture that has helped me to easily adapt and carry out my responsibilities smoothly. Management constantly leads professional and industry development."

Siow Chek Tan – Staff Packaging Engineer, FPGA Package Development, Taiwan

"Creativity is boundless at Xilinx. I am blessed with talented and diverse colleagues, which inspires me to challenge the unknown and think outside of the box. I strongly believe that this is the place where I am going to grow."

Gaik Ni Lim – Program Manager, Business Operations, Singapore

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Passionate Employees Can Inspire Entire Communities

As the recipient of many community awards, we are proud to define the standard for impacting our global community through local engagement.

Xilinx employees have opportunities to participate and contribute in giving back throughout the year. We strongly support participation in company sponsored global projects focused around our key pillars - education, community and social services, health and the arts. 

Recent activities include:

  • Annual Global Day of Giving
  • Xilinx Educational Ecosystem
  • Tutoring for coding and other technical topics in Ireland and San Jose
  • Teaching English, Math, and Science in Hyderabad, India
  • STEAM Bootcamp for Middle School Students in San Jose

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Picture Yourself at Xilinx

Are you ready to launch your career in an innovative and collaborative environment? Then Xilinx is the right place for you. We recruit Interns and entry level professionals from around the world. You will be empowered with meaningful projects and activities that provide opportunities for you to:

  • Learn fast and push outside your comfort zone with practical projects that contribute to our success.
  • Kick-start your peer and professional network with work that demands cross-functional collaboration.
  • Grow your skills and gain early leadership experience.
  • Get involved with your community.

We will empower you and provide a supportive environment with events and activities that help you to be successful. Visit our website to learn more. 

Xilinx Reviews

  • "Interview process and recruitment"

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Staff Engineer in Hyderabad
    Former Employee - Staff Engineer in Hyderabad
    Positive Outlook
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    I worked at Xilinx full-time (Less than a year)


    1. Many technical rounds 5-6 .
    2. Well organised interview process.
    3. Good skill check on technical side
    4. Prepare well for interview as per jd.
    5. Also happy with recruitment process.


    1. Back to back interviews some time tiring.

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Xilinx Photos

Xilinx photo of: Xilinx HQ: Our San Jose headquarter offices located at 2100 Logic Drive in San Jose California
Xilinx photo of: UCLA SWE Outreach Event
Xilinx photo of: Demo at RPI Hackathon
Xilinx photo of: Hackathon at RPI
Xilinx photo of: Michaela Blott winner of Data Scientist Award
Xilinx photo of: Community Chest Awards 2019
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Xilinx Interviews



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    I applied online. I interviewed at Xilinx.


    Interview is big proceas.. you have to work and prepare well for the interview. U shud be bold enough to answer the questions... The presence of mind is very important... Keep the certificate with you at any time

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Xilinx Awards & Accolades

  • Ireland Community Foundations Corporate Philanthropist of the Year, Ireland Community Foundation, 2016
  • Brandon Hall Group Bronze Award for Excellence in the Best Unique or Innovative Learning and Development Program, Excellence Award, Brandon Hall Group, 2017
  • Barron's Most Sustainable Companies, #66, Barron's, 2018
  • Best Use of Advanced Technology, ArmTechCon Innovation Award, 2017
  • LearningElite Gold Organization, Chief Learning Officer, 2018
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