Electrical Engineer

Job Description:

  • Thorough understanding of FPGA design process including requirements generation, preliminary design, peer reviews, detailed design, test plan generation,  and integration and test.
  • Experience with high speed memory interfaces (DDRx)
  • Experience with high speed serial protocols (PCIe, JESD204B)
  • Experience with SoC designs incorporating ARM series embedded processors (Xilinx Zynq/Altera Stratix SoC)
  • Solid understanding of digital logic design concepts and how VHDL code translates into FPGA Fabric; detailed understanding of the architectural elements within modern Xilinx UltraScale and/or Altera Arria & Stratix 10 FPGAs.
  • High Level Design using C/C++ and/or OpenCL
  • Solid understanding of static timing analysis and the process by which timing closure is achieved in a design
  • Must have a thorough understanding of the Vivado or Quartus tool suite used to generate FPGA designs
  • Experience using Mentor Questa/ModelSim Simulator, Revision Control (SVN, MKS), Scripting Languages (TCL, Python, Perl)
  • Experience integrating with HW/software and supporting the complete testing and qualification of the deliverable      system
  • Must be able to work independently with minimum supervision

Qualifications:

  • BS Degree in electrical/computer engineering and 6+ years or related experience

Additional Skills:

  • Ability to obtain DoD secret security clearance
  • Basic knowledge of computer network protocols
  • Implementation of Signal Processing related designs (Radar, Comm) in FPGAs
  • Must be able to work with the System Engineer and flow system specifications down to the FW specifications
  • Ability to work in a team environment and  negotiate solutions with Hardware / Software Engineering and Systems      Engineering
  • Strong technical background to lead a team of designers to architect the firmware and in generating a Firmware      design solution

Security Clearance:

  • This position requires the candidate to possess or have the ability to obtain a DoD secret security clearance. In      order to obtain a clearance you need to be a US Citizen and show proof of citizenship.