DSP Design Engineer in Palm Bay, FL at Volt

Date Posted: 10/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Palm Bay, FL
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    10/21/2018
  • Job ID:
    132280
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $73.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Our Client is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. They support government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems

The FPGA DSP Design Engineer will perform the following:

  • FPGA design process including preliminary design, peer reviews, detailed design, test plan generation, and integration and test.
  • Experience with fixed-point digital math functions and implementations, floating point data structures, and control theory (feedback systems and tracking)
  • Experience with Digital Signal Processing operations and optimization (FIR filters, Up/Down sampling, convolution, correlations…)
  • Proficiency in MATLAB; able to implement algorithms in FPGAs from MATLAB code
  • Solid understanding of signal processing concepts
  • Utilize basic digital logic design concepts; understanding how VHDL code translates into logic primitives within an FPGA
  • Static timing analysis and the process by which timing closure is achieved in a design
  • Experience with Cadence Incisive Enterprise Simulator; familiar with Subversion, Python, or Perl
  • Work closely with the engineering teams through design, implementation, integration, testing, and qualification of the deliverable system
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Ability to work in a team environment and negotiate solutions with Hardware / Software Engineering

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s Degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or software engineering and minimum 4 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Graduate Degree and a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience.

DESIRED SKILLS

  • Experience with high speed memory interfaces.
  • Experience with high speed serial protocols (PCI Express, SRIO, Ethernet).
  • Experience with Analog to Digital (AD) and Digital to Analog (DA) interfaces.
  • Experience with control protocols such AXI, I2C, SPI, RS-232/422, and SpaceWire.
  • Experience managing flash file systems.
  • Proficiency in MATLAB/Simulink DSP prototyping environments including DSP System Toolbox, Communications System Toolbox, etc.
  • Proficiency managing source code in revision controls systems such as Subversion, Clearcase, GIT, etc.
  • Experience with Xilinx Vivado and the ability to build FPGAs with difficult timing/routing constraints.


This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.