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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

  • It was an honor to build with all the Women Leaders at Habitat for Humanity 'WomensLeadershipBuild!' Together, we used innovative methods to give families in the Bay Area opportunities through affordable housing.

  • Women of Xilinx at IEEE WIE ILC in Austin last week.

    I Am Powerful. Valued. Intelligent. Driven. Passionate.

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Xilinx – Why Work For 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

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    "Adaptable to latest technologies"

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    Current Employee - Staff Software Engineer in Hyderabad
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    I have been working at Xilinx full-time (More than 8 years)


    Excellent company with very positive revenue growth
    100% work life balance
    Talented and experienced management
    Employee friendly and career focused


    Nothing much to say
    Little hard to grow in faster pace

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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: Colorado Office
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Xilinx photo of: Celebrating 35 years
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Xilinx Interviews



Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview





    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hyderabad
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
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    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Xilinx (Hyderabad) in March 2013.


    Questions will be asked on

    1. Data Structures & Algorithms
    2. C++ Basics
    3. Shell, Perl, Python Scripting
    4. Analytical Skills
    5. Puzzles

    It may be a telephonic for the first round.
    then it will be face to face discussion. There will be 4 to 5 rounds of interview.

    Interview Questions

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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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