Raytheon Senior Principal FPGA Electrical Engineer in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Job Description: This position is in an engineering organization focused on satellite communications systems, including secure and protected systems. Responsibilities of this position include: Applying advanced technical principles and concepts to develop FPGA designs based on defined system architectures. Presenting, explaining, and refining architectural approaches in consultation with other product stakeholders. Assessing the impact of system architecture decisions on implementation, and recommending alternatives where appropriate. Developing Firmware Requirements Specifications for FPGA designs. Determining and following the course of action necessary to implement finished products based on the selected design approach. Leading a technical group developing FPGAs VHDL-based RTL and functional design, analysis and verification. Integrating FPGA designs into hardware and supporting system integration, test, and qualification. Design documentation and design maintenance. Required Skills: A minimum of 10 years professional engineering experience as a senior FPGA Designer with the following proven skills/experience Extensive experience in developing optimal FPGA architectures based on high level requirements. Experience in project team leadership, including technical, budget, staffing, and schedule management Proficiency with VHDL for configuring FPGAs Experience with FPGA and CPLD devices and development tools from Xilinx, Altera, and Lattice. Proficiency with functional verification test flow using VHDL with assertions. Proficiency with Modelsim and/or Questa Sim for functional verification Experience incorporating third party IP into FPGA designs, including PCIe and high speed Ethernet. Experience working independently in a complex system integration environment, verifying requirements and identifying and correcting defects. Possess, or able to obtain, Secret security clearance and COMSEC clearance. U.S. Citizenship Desired Skills: Experience with satellite communications systems, including familiarity with security aspects of protected satellite communications systems Familiarity with security aspects of protected satellite communications systems. Linux scripting experience. Experience using DOORs tool for requirements capture and flow-down. Familiarity with code coverage tools for evaluating test coverage. Familiarity with version control tools such as Clearcase or GitHub Good communication and presentation skills. Six Sigma/process improvement experience. Required Education: Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science Desired Education: (This would be any additional education and/or major that would be considered.) Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science. 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 U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date. 116945

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