Geologics FPGA Design Engineer – Secret Clearance in Tewksbury, Massachusetts

FPGA Design Engineer – Secret Clearance




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FPGA Design Engineer – Secret Clearance

Location:Tewksbury MA

Duration: Long Term Contract 2-3 years


Secret Clearance

US Citizenship REQUIRED It does not help to apply without citizenship. We cannot accept any other form of work authorization (H1, EAD etc) or do corp to corp.

Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Applying advanced technical principles and concepts to develop FPGA designs based on defined system architectures.

  • Developing Firmware Requirements Specifications for FPGA designs.

  • Performing implementation tradeoffs, and presenting, explaining, and refining design approaches in consultation with other product stakeholders.

  • Determining and following the course of action necessary to implement finished products based on the selected design approach.

  • 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 8 years professional engineering experience

  • 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 in a 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 radar communications systems.

  • Familiarity with security aspects of protected satellite communications systems.

  • Linux scripting experience.

  • Experience using DOORs tool for requirements capture and flow of requirements through multiple levels of specifications.

  • Familiarity with code coverage tools for evaluating test coverage.

  • Familiarity with version control tools such as Clearcase or GitHub

  • Good communication and presentation skills.

  • Experience and/or interest in project team leadership, including technical, budget, staffing, and schedule management

  • Six Sigma/process improvement experience.

    Required Education: Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science Desired Education: Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science.

NOTE: AGAIN - MUST BE US CITIZEN to be eligible for this position. There is no relocation or expense package offered for this position. Rates are all inclusive W2 hourly wages. No 1099, No third parties, no C2C

For this and other positions contact:

April Bright

Senior Recruiter


Tewksbury , MA

Minimum Experience (yrs):

Required Education:

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