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Principal Electrical Engineer

El Segundo, CA

Job Snapshot

Location:El Segundo, CA
Category:Software Engineering
Employee Type:Contingent
Duration:48 weeks
Pay Rate:N/A

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Date Posted:8/26/2017
Job ID:57879



Volt Workforce Solutions Group is currently seeking a Principal Electrical Engineer to work a number of fast-paced developments of programmable cryptographic systems. This position is available in El Segundo, CA. The successful candidate will perform tasks of moderate scope within the implementation/verification and test portions of the ASIC or FPGA development flow under general direction with considerable discretion as to work details. These tasks may require HDL (Hardware Description Language) design entry, functional simulation, logic synthesis, gate-level simulation, system-level simulation, static timing analysis, test vector generation, prototype verification, system board test, documentation, trade-off analysis, resource/tool/equipment identification, schedule development, architecture definition and ASIC specification. Requires review of applicable documents for information. Requires reporting of work results in a predefined format. Requires preparation of requirements, simulation, test plan and test report in a predefined format. May require peer review of design. 

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment 
This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons

Responsibilities will include: 
• Support a multi-disciplined team of engineers developing programmable cryptographic modules and systems 
• Provide the technical interface to the customer as well as leadership to the engineering team on the programs 
• Work closely with the Program Manager to ensure programs are planned, staffed, and executed to plan 
• Support all major project milestone reviews 
• Provide oversight for the technical, cost and schedule performance of Systems engineering for the development effort 
• Create system level requirements and architecture, security design and certification documents 
• Ensure the integrity of all engineering products, drawings, plans and specifications, requirements allocation products, system architecture, design analyses, and interface descriptions 
• Support problem investigation/corrective action teams 
Required Skills: 
• Minimum 8 years of related experience 
• 3-5 years of applicable ASIC development experience 
• Knowledge of theory and practice in some areas within the professional field 
• Team work and communication skills 
• Ability to apply theory and practice under close supervision for project success, quickly learn new areas 
• Well-regarded within the organization for beginning contributions to project success and potential future growth. Efficient time management to support multiple projects concurrently 
• Active DoD Secret Clearance required 
• U.S. Citizenship is a requirement 
Desired Skills: 
• Current or prior experience in cryptographic products and designs and certification processes 
• First-hand experience in the development of embedded systems 
• Experience with Agile work behaviors 
Required Education: 
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, other related discipline or equivalent experience 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer