Sr. FPGA Design Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

This position is for an FPGA designer/Verification engineer to work in the Electronics Center for the Raytheon’s Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) Business Unit. The person hired for this position will work on new product development based on descriptions and specifications provided by our customers. This entails working in integrated product teams to design, develop, and manufacture complex state-of-the-art systems for space systems. Activities include detailed digital design with embedded real-time processors and FPGA components. Specific tasks include circuit analysis, circuit simulation, design documentation, construction of breadboards, design verification and testing, and integration of hardware and software at the level of the electronic components and circuit boards. Must have minimum of 6 to 8 years of related work experience

Required Skills:

  • At least 6 years of professional work experience in industry
  • Electrical Engineer with experience with an emphasis on digital design, including FPGA development and circuit design
  • Experience with industry standard EDA tools for electrical engineering as well as EE lab equipment
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. DOD Secret Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:
  • Familiarity with Xilinx and Microsemi development tools (VHDL/Verilog, Synthesis, Place & Route, Timing Analysis)
  • Experience of sub-system and system level integration, validation and debugging
  • Experience with ADC and DAC interface
  • Experience with high speed serial protocols (SRIO, PCI Express)
  • Knowledge in implementation of DSP algorithms in FPGA (MATLAB/Simulink)
  • Experience with design architecture and design specification generation

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

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

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.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.