FPGA Design Engineer in Palm Bay, FL

$90K - $145K(Ladders Estimates)


Palm Bay, FL 32905

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 5 days ago

  by    Morgan MacDonell

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL or Rochester, NY

Industry: Aerospace / Aviation / Defense

Job Category: Engineering - Electrical

Base Salary - $90,000 to $145,000

Full-time Benefits - Full

Relocation Assistance Available - Yes

Commission Compensation - No

Bonus Eligible - No

Overtime Eligible - Yes

Interview Travel Reimbursed - Yes

5+ to 7 years experience

Seniority Level - Mid-Senior

Management Experience Required - No

Minimum Education - Bachelor's Degree

Willingness to Travel - Occasionally


Does candidate hold an "active" TS/SCI or TS/SSBI security clearance (required for this role)?


Palm Bay, FL or Rochester, NY - all levels. TS/SCI or TS/SSBI security clearance required.

The FPGA Engineer will perform the following:

  • Thorough understanding of VHDL, the FPGA design process and the tools used to generate the FPGA designs.

  • Understand the requirements, architect a solution targeting an FPGA against those requirements and implement that solution in an FPGA.

  • Lead a small team of designers in generating the FPGA design solutions.

  • Simulate the FPGA to verify performance, then integrate and test the FPGA on the circuit card assembly

  • Full life cycle development and integration of VHDL into different families of FPGAs.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors' Degree in Electrical Engineering with a minimum of 6 years of relevant work experience or a Masters' Degree with a minimum of 4 years of relevant work experience
  • Active TS/SCI or TS/SSBI security clearance required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with high speed memory interfaces.

  • Experience with high speed serial protocols (PCI Express, SRIO, Ethernet).

  • Experience with Analog to Digital (AD) and Digital to Analog (DA) interfaces.

  • Experience with control protocols such I2C, SPI, RS-232/422, and SpaceWire.

  • Self-motivated individual with the ability to work and communicate effectively within a development group.

  • Ability to work in a team environment and negotiate solutions with Hardware / Software Engineering and Systems Engineering is preferred.

  • Proficiency with Xilinx, Microsemi, and Altera Tool Suites (VHDL, Synthesis, Place and Route, Simulation, Timing Analysis).

Valid Through: 2019-11-5

$90K - $145K