C12 Mid-Level HW FPGA Contractor- Top Secret Clearance
Description: PDS Tech is seeking a candidate for the C12 Mid-Level HW FPGA Contractor located in McClellan, CA. The FPGA Engineer is responsible for evaluating the customer needs, identifying the requirements, developing, implementing, analyzing, and testing of certain aspects of electrical components and systems. He/she will be familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the engineering field, rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals, support existing products, and develop a range of new products. This position may require some business related travel.
Responsibilities: - Perform FPGA design and documentation. FPGA product families utilized are Xilinx Kintex7, Virtex7, Zynq, and Altera Stratix. - Provide engineering support for product development and current production. - Perform testing of products using high-speed oscilloscopes, signal generators, signal analyzers, Matlab, FPGA debugging tools, and “home grown” test sets. - Release engineering and manufacturing documentation in order to support projects. - Support production and manufacturing activities, including planning and materials procurement.
Required Qualifications: - Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering / EE-CS from an accredited institution with 5-10 years of related experience. - Experience in FPGA development using VHDL or Verilog, simulation, and verification tool(s) including MATLab, Simulink. - Knowledge of Microprocessors, Programmable Logic, Real-Time Systems, and Analog and Digital Designs. - Basic understanding of digital signal processing. - Demonstrated problem solving skills. - Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Preferred Qualifications: - Currently hold an active Top Secret Clearance with SCI - Knowledge of Xilinx FPGA development tools. Vivado a plus. - Experience with Xilinx Zynq SoC a plus. - Solid experience developing FPGAs with VHDL. - Experience with Digital Signal Processing - Low-level software experience to facilitate Hardware/Software integration of FPGA designs. - Experience with scripting languages (Python, Bash, etc.) - Experience in defense systems designs a plus.