Principal FPGA Electrical Engineer - Military veterans preferred
2018-11-15 Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Marlborough Massachusetts United States
Job Description: This position is in an engineering organization focused on satellite communications systems, including secure and protected systems.
Responsibilities of this position include:
Applying advanced technical principles and concepts to develop FPGA designs based on defined system architectures.
Developing Firmware Requirements Specifications for FPGA designs.
Performing implementation tradeoffs, and presenting, explaining, and refining design approaches in consultation with other product stakeholders.
Determining and following the course of action necessary to implement finished products based on the selected design approach.
VHDL-based RTL and functional design, analysis and verification.
Integrating FPGA designs into hardware and supporting system integration, test, and qualification.
Design documentation and design maintenance.
A minimum of 8 years professional engineering experience
Proficiency with VHDL for configuring FPGAs
Experience with FPGA and CPLD devices and development tools from Xilinx, Altera, and Lattice.
Proficiency with functional verification test flow using VHDL with assertions.
Proficiency with Modelsim and/or Questa Sim for functional verification
Experience incorporating third party IP into FPGA designs, including PCIe and high speed Ethernet.
Experience working in a system integration environment, verifying requirements and identifying and correcting defects.
Possess, or able to obtain, Secret security clearance and COMSEC clearance.
Experience with satellite communications systems.
Familiarity with security aspects of protected satellite communications systems.
Linux scripting experience.
Experience using DOORs tool for requirements capture and flow of requirements through multiple levels of specifications.
Familiarity with code coverage tools for evaluating test coverage.
Familiarity with version control tools such as Clearcase or GitHub
Good communication and presentation skills.
Experience and/or interest in project team leadership, including technical, budget, staffing, and schedule management
Six Sigma/process improvement experience.
Required Education: Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
Desired Education: Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science.
This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.