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Raytheon Technologies Sr. Principal FPGA/ASIC Firmware Design Engineer in Dallas, Texas

The Electronic Warfare Department (EWS) department is seeking an experienced Sr. FPGA/ASIC Firmware Design Engineer to work with leading edge FPGA and ASIC designs.

This position is located in the Dallas/McKinney area.

The EWS center provides a fast paced and dynamic work environment with opportunity both skill and job advancement.

EWS is responsible for implementing digital designs for advanced Giga Hertz RF digital algorithms. Opportunities exist for advanced digital design and implementation of multi-channel filter banks, fft based demodulators, direct digital synthesis, MPSOC applications, high bandwidth interfaces (GigE, PCIe, and JSED), integration, and verification targeting the newest and highest density products from Xilinx and Altera.

Senior Principal Design Engineer are responsible for the architecture and implementation of EWS FPGA and ASIC designs.

These algorithms require the ability to take advantage of Xilinx/Altera specific architecture features in order to meet requirements in large footprint FPGA components.

The selected candidate will be required to develop simulation and lab functional testing in various software environments requiring familiarity with scripting and COTS test software. This candidate is expected to act as a mentor for less experienced FPGA engineers and provide their expertise to Program leadership to support productive program execution.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 10+ years of professional experience or Master’s with 8+ years or PhD 6+ years

  • Experience in developing optimal FPGA architectures based on high level requirements

  • Experience with hardware/firmware/software integration and test using FPGAs and embedded processors

  • Proficiency with VHDL/Verilog for configuring FPGAs

  • Experience with FPGA and CPLD development tools from Xilinx, Altera, and MicroSemi

  • Proficiency with Questa/Modelsim for functional verification

  • Experience working in a system integration environment, verifying requirements and identifying and correcting defects

  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date

  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with digital receiver implementation

  • Familiarity with implementation of digital signal processing algorithms

  • Linux scripting experience

  • Familiarity with Lab testing tools such as LabView and Matlab

  • Experience incorporating third party IP into FPGA designs, including PCIe and high speed Ethernet

  • Familiarity with code coverage tools for evaluating test coverage

  • Six Sigma/process improvement experience

Required Education (including Major):

  • Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering

Desired Education:

  • Advanced degrees in related fields or technology a plus

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.173809

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.