Principal Electrical Engr - FPGA Design / Verification - Military veterans preferred

2019-10-11
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Tewksbury
Massachusetts
United States

Job Description: Principle Electrical Engineer - FPGA Design / Verification

The Radar Electronics and Controls Department in the Electrical Design Directorate (EDD) at Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) is seeking an Electrical Engineer with strong Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) design or verification skills to join our team. This engineer will develop and implement the firmware (FW) for interface communications, controls and/or data processing applications. The individual is expected to work in a team environment, on diverse projects and receive direction from his/her lead. The individual will be required to provide development support throughout product lifecycle, from initial concept to acceptance delivery to maintenance.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.

Applicant will work as part of a highly motivated team environment, and will be collaborating with cross-functional project teams making up a larger program or internal research and development efforts. Our engineers are assigned to a manager of approximately 20 employees with similar skills. Each section manager is responsible for their members’ performance, career development, and assigning tasks that balance the employees’ interests with current needs of the project teams.

We will be looking to hire multiple candidates throughout 2020

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 8 years of professional experience designing FPGAs using VHDL/Verilog or verification of FPGAs / ASICs using UVM/OVM
  • Experience in Xilinx Programmable Devices (Virtex and Spartan Families) or Altera programmable devices (Cyclone, Stratix and Max)
  • Experience using VHDL simulation tools ModelSim or NCSim
Desired Skills:
  • Experience using synthesis tools including Synplify and back-end tools including Xilinx ISE/Vivado, Altera Quartus and others
  • Working knowledge in common computer hardware interface and data protocols such as RS-422, USB, PCIe, etc.
  • Working knowledge of Configuration Management principles, environments and tools
  • Working knowledge and experience with configuration management tools such as Synergy, Clearcase, or git
  • Experience in high speed interfaces such as SRIO, Aurora Experience with Timing Closure and utilizing Chipscope
  • Experience working in teams and have the ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work with a diverse team of engineers
  • Experience and knowledge developing requirements for Firmware products
  • Understanding of computer architecture and computer hardware optimization techniques
  • Proficiency in Linux
  • Working knowledge in the integration of software drivers for the operation of computer hardware interfaces a plus
  • Working knowledge of C/C++ and/or in computer scripting language such as Shell/Perl/Python a plus
  • Working knowledge/course work of signal & image processing, digital communications and/or control theories
Required Education (including Major):
  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering or a STEM major (advanced degree a plus)
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