Sr Principal Digital Design Engineer

2018-09-12
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


El Segundo
California
United States

Job Description:

Raytheon Company Space and Airborne Systems business unit is seeking a highly motivated, experienced Digital Design Engineer to work on Radar and Electro Optical control and processing electronics product development for defense applications. The position will be located in El Segundo, California.

The candidate will be responsible for circuit card design and leading the hardware development of a digital signal processing subsystems designed for Space Applications. The selected candidate will be expected to lead diverse teams, provide technical oversight, delegate tasks, and work with the Engineering organization to establish technology roadmaps, and contribute to general innovation. In addition, the candidate will work with government personnel and programs, and define and refine requirements to validate hardware compliance. The candidate will be responsible for providing guidance, coaching, mentoring, and training to other employees within the candidate’s areas of expertise. The candidate will work in the product development team environment with system, mechanical, and software engineers. This position may require occasional business related travel.

Required Skills

  • 10+ years of applicable experience focused on architecting, designing, implementing, and testing digital signal processing subsystems
  • Experience with high-speed mixed signal circuit card design and/or high-density, high-speed digital circuit card design
  • Experience with FPGAs and/or embedded processors
  • Demonstrated experience managing and presenting technical data to stakeholders and customers in design reviews and technical interchange meetings
  • Experience with interfaces and bus standards such as: sRIO, SpaceWire, VME, PCI, PCIe, VPX, and Gb Ethernet
  • Experience designing with Xilinx and/or Altera FPGAs
  • Knowledge of FPGA design implementation with VHDL design language
  • Possess skills to handle fast pace and dynamic product development environment
  • Strong team player with good interpersonal skills as well as excellent written/verbal communication skills
  • Experience in designing for Space Environment
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs be able to obtain a DoD Security Clearance within one year of employment
  • Prefer to have an active DoD Security Clearance
  • Prefer to have experience in Defense or Aerospace

Required Education:
Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering

Desired Education:
Advanced degrees in related fields or technology a plus

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