Leonardo DRS, Inc. Principal FPGA Design Engineer in Dallas, Texas
LEONARDO DRS (“DRS”) is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.
Headquartered in Washington, DC, DRS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A, which employs more than 60,000 people worldwide. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com .
Overview of Electro Optical Infrared Systems
The Electro Optical Infrared Systems (EOIS) line of business within DRS has locations in Dallas, TX, Melbourne, FL, and Cypress, CA. EOIS develops, manufactures, and supports infrared and electro-optical solutions for soldiers, ground vehicles and airborne platforms. We offer an exciting and challenging work environment, a competitive salary and benefits package, and a business culture that rewards performance.
Employing the world’s brightest. Supporting the world’s bravest.
The individual will be a senior member of the FPGA development team of DRS’ Electro Optics and Imaging Systems (EOIS) division, and will interface with other team members representing a wide range of disciplines; including circuit card design, integrated circuit design, test engineering, and systems engineering. In this role, the senior FPGA design engineer will support the design, development, and test of Infrared Sensors and Systems. The key responsibilities are the following: participate in requirements analysis, electronics architecture definition, RTL coding, test bench design, verification, synthesis, place and route, timing closure, Design Verification Testing, and the generation of FPGA design documentation.
Basic Qualifications and Required Skills
Education: BSEE or BSCpE
Experience: 8+ years of experience as an FPGA Design Engineer
Fluent in VHDL and Verilog
Strong experience using Xilinx and/or Microsemi FPGAs
Strong experience with design and simulation tools (Xilinx Vivado, Microsemi Libero, Mentor QuestaSim)
Proven capability of executing complex designs in a timely manner
Good interpersonal and communication skills
The ability to work well in a team environment
Familiar with PC applications like Windows, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Experience with image processing and algorithm development, preferred but not required
Familiar with low-power design techniques
Experience with MATLAB/Simulink, Visual Basic, and C/C++, preferred but not required
Experience with embedded processors, microcontrollers, or DSPs
Working experience with oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, and DMMs
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
FPGA firmware design including RTL development in VHDL and Verilog
FPGA simulation, hardware integration/test support, and documentation
On-going support of products to ensure successful transition to full scale production
Only candidates that meet the qualifications set forth above are eligible to be contacted for further information. We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.
DRS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #EOIS
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