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ASIC & FPGA Design Engineering Member of Staff

Req ID :
398084BR
Job Code/Title :
E2524:ASIC & FPGA Design Eng Stf
Job Description :
Digital Processor ASIC/FPGA Designer:
The Staff ASIC/FPGA Design Engineer will be working in the RF Center of Excellence (RF CoE). The successful candidate will work with the Advanced RF Programs group to develop a digital Roadmap to meet future Enterprise needs. The individual will also support new business activities across the SSC enterprise and be required to translate customer requirements into lower level specifications and scope the effort to meet the customer requirements. The Staff FPGA/ASIC designer will provide technical support across the enterprise as well as support RF CoE development activities.

The individual will leverage their experience in ASIC and FPGA development, digital signal processing and communication theory in addition to perform the following tasks.
• Participate as a senior member of a small technical team of ASIC/FPGA designers to achiev project goals.
• Assist the project lead to establish development project plans and manage them to completion.
• Derive specification based on customer requirements.
• Develop RTL utilizing a hardware description language (e.g. VHDL, Verilog,
and/or SystemVerilog) and debug the design via simulation tools.
• Perform synthesis and place and route (FPGA) or support foundry backend
development activities (ASIC).
• Develop verification plans and approaches to support development.
• Support technical reviews and be able to present to internal and external customers.

Depending on candidate, the position can be located in Littleton, CO, Sunnyvale CA or the El Segundo, CA area.

Keyword\\Phrases Include:
Hardware Design, ASIC, Application Specific Integrated Circuits, FPGA, Field Programmable Gate Array, VHDL, Verilog, RF Engineering, Radio Frequency, Digital Signal Processing, DSP, Payloads, Xilinx, Virtex 5QV (SIRF), Microsemi Antifuse.

Basic Qualifications
The individual must have significant experience in ASIC and FPGA development, digital signal processing and communication theory.
• Experience in the architecture definition, design, debug and test of FPGA
devices used in high reliability applications
• Demonstrated experience implementing and testing DSP/Algorithms for
communications systems
• Demonstrated ability to derive specification based on customer requirements.
• Develop RTL utilizing a hardware description language (e.g. VHDL, Verilog,
and/or SystemVerilog) and debug the design via simulation tools.
• Perform synthesis and place and route (FPGA) or support foundry backend
development activities (ASIC).
• Prior Experience in the support of development of verification plans and approaches to support development.
• Demonstrated experience executing trades, evaluating alternatives and presenting to management
• Involvement in complex designs from concept to production
• Excellent communication skills
• Ability to work with the Microsoft Office suite of documentation
• Ability to obtain a security clearance

Desired skills
• Subject Matter Expert in ASIC and FPGA development, digital signal processing and communication theory
• Experience in the architecture definition, design, debug and test of FPGA
devices used in high reliability applications with minimal technical oversight.
• Experienced in developing FPGAs/ASICs for high-reliability applications in
space environments
• HDL programming experience with VHDL, Verilog, or SystemVerilog for
synthesis.
• Experience evaluating Information Processing cores from multiple vendors and performing trade
studies to determine optimal solution.
• Experience developing with Xilinx Virtex 5QV (SIRF), Microsemi antifuse
• Experiene leading a team of ASIC/FPGA Designers
• Active TS/SCI Clearance

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Job Location(s):
City(s): El Segundo, Littleton, Sunnyvale

State(s): California, Colorado
Security Clearance :
Secret
Business Unit :
ESS4400 SPACE SYSTEMS COMPANY
Program :
PLE
Job Class :
RF Engineering
Job Category :
Experienced Professional
City :
El Segundo
State :
CA
Virtual :
No
Relocation Available :
Yes
Work Schedule :
9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
Req Type :
Full-Time
Shift :
First
Additional Posting Locations :
El Segundo, Littleton, Sunnyvale