Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) August 11, 2006
In support of its growing dominance in the mobile television and DAB digital radio markets worldwide, Frontier Silicon has announced a recruitment drive for experienced software engineering staff at its Cambridge product design centre. The centre, which has expanded to over 75 engineers since it opened in 2004, now has 25 new vacancies in software development.
The Cambridge design centre is part of Frontier Silicon’s 200-strong worldwide operation, headquartered in Watford, with further offices in Ireland, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong and China. It delivers RFIC (radio frequency IC) design, digital design, digital and hardware product development, embedded software development and product testing, and has already made significant contributions to many of the chips being used in today’s DAB radios and mobile phones receiving television broadcasts in Germany, South Korea, and China.
Anthony Sethill, CEO of Frontier Silicon, commented, “Our Cambridge design centre is at the forefront of our development activities in digital and RF integrated circuits, mobile TV and DAB digital radio products. It has been instrumental in providing the technology for customers such as Philips, Sony, Sharp, Samsung Bang & Olufsen and Denon.
Frontier supplies mobile TV semiconductor solutions for leading products such as Samsung’s best selling T-DMB mobile phones, B2300 and SGH-P900, and has already shipped over one million devices for the mobile TV market. Its multi-standard solution satisfies the important global standards, DVB-H, T-DMB and DAB-IP, for the fast growing digital multimedia and mobile broadcast markets. In DAB radio the company is an established market leader, with a worldwide market share of over 80 percent for DAB receiver solutions.
He added, “Our Cambridge design centre offers experienced engineers the opportunity to work on leading edge new wireless/consumer technology development at one of the UK’s fastest growing, dynamic companies.
About Frontier Silicon
Frontier Silicon is the leading supplier of digital and RF integrated circuits and modules for mobile TV and DAB digital radio products. Frontier is supplying solutions for leading products such as the Samsung B2300 and SGH-P900 T-DMB mobile phones and has over 80 percent market share for DAB receiver solutions. Frontier Silicon’s products include solutions for DAB digital radio, T-DMB and DAB-IP and a multi-standard receiver solution for mobile TV reception combining DVB-H, T-DMB and DAB-IP.
Customers include Bang & Olufsen, Denon, Grundig, JVC, Philips, PURE Digital, Roberts Radio, Samsung, Sharp, Sony and TEAC. Frontier Silicon has operations in UK, Ireland, China, South Korea and Japan. For more information, visit http://www.frontier-silicon.com.
Frontier Silicon uses Meta(TM) and UCC(TM) intellectual property from Imagination Technologies.
Jonathan Colbourne, Marketing and PR manager
Tel: +44 (0) 1923 474220
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