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Senior FPGA Engineer 1


Raytheon Corporate Staffing


Sunnyvale, CA 94085

Requisition ID: 91024BR

Date updated: 01/05/2017

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 Applied Signal Technology is a diversified intelligence and defense company that develops systems to provide integrated sensor and signal processing products in support of intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance.Our Engineering team has a need for a mid-level FPGA engineer to design, build, and maintain advanced high-capacity systems that process modern high-speed communications for the US intelligence community.This new hire will work with other experienced FPGA developers in our Sunnyvale, CA office to provide cutting-edge products and services for the protection of our country.

Candidates will possess a solid understanding of FPGA development processes and FPGA digital design practices, have some background knowledge in signal processing and/or network communications, have experience with implementation of signal processing and/or communications algorithms in FPGA environments, and be capable of translating functional requirements into efficient working designs.

Candidates for the position must have strong written and verbal communication skills and have the ability to work independently, yet collaboratively, in multidisciplinary team environments.Candidates will utilize their technical expertise to provide imaginative, thorough, practicable, and organizationally aligned solutions to a wide range of difficult FPGA developmental challenges.Candidates must be comfortable with the application of technical theories and concepts in developmental environments and have some level of general knowledge of other related disciplines.

Required Skills:
·Minimum of 4 years of FPGA related development experience
·Strong comprehension of FPGA development environments and FPGA development tool flows
·Strong working knowledge of VHDL, Verilog, and/or SystemVerilog HDL languages
·Proven ability to design, implement, and document FPGA designs from component level specifications
·Proven ability to define and perform FPGA component level integration and test plans
·Proven ability to resolve FPGA integration and test issues in hands-on lab environments
·Experience providing reliable FPGA cost/schedule estimates for developmental activities
·Ability to work effectively on multidisciplinary teams
·Clear written and verbal communication skills
·Ability to work independently and collaboratively in team environment
·Strong work ethic
·U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Top Secret Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.

Desired Skills:
·Background in digital signal processing and/or network processing FPGA applications
·Familiarity with high-level FPGA HDL code generation tool flows (Matlab, Simulink, C/C++)
·Familiarity with circuit card design, implementation, integration, and test
·TS Clearance (Active within the last 24 months)

Required Education:
Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.

Qualified applicants are subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to classified information.

Company Description

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As a Raytheon employee, you will enjoy comprehensive healthcare coverage including medical, prescription drug, vision and dental care, as well as Healthcare & Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts. Your financial well-being will be supported through our saving and investment plan, stock ownership plan, and retirement benefits. Moreover, we offer flexible work arrangements and provide various other forms of employee assistance.

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Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
No Traveling
Minimum Experience Required:
2+ yrs experience
Job Category:
Engineering - Electrical
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