BAE Systems' Electronic Combat Solutions team is seeking a Principal FPGA Design Engineer! This role can be based out of our Nashua, NH; Burlington, MA, San Diego, CA; Austin, TX; or Manassas, VA facilities.
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At BAE Systems, we deliver a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. If you are an individual that enjoys a cohesive team environment and is interested in a variety of challenges across a variety of products, then we are interested in hearing from you!
Electronic Combat Solutions Hardware Engineering Group is looking for a Principal Digital FPGA Design Engineer to support FPGA designs through all phases of development.
The ideal candidate is expected to perform activities including assisting in requirements generation and design architecture, as well as ownership of RTL coding, synthesis, basic test bench development, lab testing, and product support.
There are multiple growth paths for the individual, technically or otherwise - Technical Lead on future programs, Technical Subject Matter Expert, Control Account Manager, or Functional Manager.
**Pursuant to a specific US Government contract, this position requires US Citizenship with the ability to obtain a minimum of Secret Clearance**
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
•Current Security Clearance (Secret), or eligible to obtain one
•Experience in FPGA (preferred) or ASIC Design / Development, including:
Ability to distill higher level requirements into micro-architecture
VHDL (preferred) or Verilog HDL coding
Experience with digital design tools and simulators
Experience with designer-level test bench (VHDL, Verilog, or SystemVerilog)
Familiarity with revision control (git, cvs, clearcase, etc.)
Familiarity with static timing analysis
Understanding of internal logic analyzer (ILA/chipscope/signaltap)
•Strong debug and problem solving skills
•Strong written and oral communication skills
•Self-starter and a good team player
•Ability to mentor and willingness to be mentored
•Experience in and willingness for lab testing
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
•Ability to distill higher level requirements into micro-architecture
•Familiarity with Xilinx ISE/Vivado or Altera Quartus
•Familiarity with revision control (git, cvs, clearcase, etc.)
•Working knowledge of internal logic analyzer (ILA/chipscope/signaltap)
•Experience with DSP fundamentals and FPGA implementation
•Experience with Matlab/Simulink
•Experience dealing with legacy designs
•Experience in hardware design and hands-on lab debug is a plus
•Working understanding of Radar systems is a plus
•Experience working in UVM/System Verilog testing environment
•Experience with generating scripts (Perl, Tcl, Python)
•Working knowledge of C/C++
•Experience with high speed ADC/DAC interface, SERDES, PCIe, DDR2/3/4
**NOTE: This position can be located in Nashua, NH; Burlington, MA; San Diego, CA; Austin, TX; or Manassas, VA
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