FPGA Design Engineer - NY

Elite Technical is seeking an FPGA Design Engineer for a long-term contract position with a highly regarded aerospace/defense client in Rochester, NY. Due to the nature of the work to be performed, any candidate seeking consideration for this position must be a U.S. citizen with the willingness and ability to obtain and maintain a DoD secret clearance.

• Develop FPGAs for space-based applications
• Understand, develop, and document requirements for space-grade FPGA designs
• Perform FPGA Design: Architecture development, algorithm implementation, synthesizable VHDL code generation
• Perform FPGA Design Verification: Testbench development, scripting, VHDL simulation
• Perform FPGA Design Implementation: Constraint driven FPGA Synthesis, place and route, static timing analysis
• Generate design review and deliverable documentation including: review packages, block diagrams, interface control documents, test procedures, requirements verification matrices, and test plans/procedures.
• Conduct design peer reviews at various phases in the development process

Required Skills

• BS Degree Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering with 2+ years of relevant experience
• Thorough understanding of VHDL, the FPGA design process and the tools used to generate the FPGA designs.

• Experience with Questasim, Synopsys Synplify, Xilinx FPGA tools, Microsemi FPGA tools
• Experience building FPGAs with difficult timing and/or difficult routing constraints
• Experience with high speed memory and/or high speed SERDES interfaces
• Experience with Analog to Digital (AD) and Digital to Analog (DA) interfaces
• Proficiency managing source code using revision control
• Self-motivated individual with the ability to work and communicate effectively in a team environment

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Rochester, NY



Anticipated Start Date

Monday, September 17, 2018

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Anticipated Duration

6+ months

Date Posted

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

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