Electrical Engineer in Los Angeles, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is Seeking an Electrical Engineer that is looking for a career with a large Aerospace and Defense company.  Experienced  in RTL coding using VHDL and is proficient with hardware development using state of the art both Xilinx and Altera FPGA development toolsets. Experience with high speed communication ports is a plus.

RTL / FPGA and HW Design Sr. Engineer for tactical missile system development programs

Key responsibilities include:
•  Familiarity with design security features in Xilinx and Altera FPGA are an added plus as are any experience in anti-tamper and cybersecurity implementations.
• The candidate will also be experienced with the Mentor Graphics EDA toolset for design and simulation of circuits and be familiar with state-of-the-art programmable logic and electronic devices including high speed communication, embedded processors, and DSPs.
• Experience with the FPGA and HW design process from concept to test and delivery is also required. Hardware test and integration experience in a laboratory environment will include practical usage of a variety of test equipment including Oscilloscopes, Logic Analyzers, and DMMs. Strong knowledge of programming languages including C/C++, as well as Microsoft Office is desired.
• Develops, coordinates and conducts Analog and Digital designs and evaluations of engineering design concepts.
• Experience creating test plans and procedures for a variety of circuit card and environmental testing.
• Develops specifications and requirements, reviews Engineering Change Proposals, and generates formal whitepapers and failure reports.

Experience and Skill Requirements:
• Minimum 10 years of experience in RTL/FPGA and HW product design and development.
• Direct Digital conversion experience / signal processing hardware experience / Data link experience is a plus.
• Ability to use and collect test data using Digital Storage Oscilloscopes, Digital Multimeters, Logic Analyzers, Software Based Debugging tools, In-Circuit Emulators, RF Network Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzers, and signal generators required. Interpretation of RF Test data and radiation patterns desired
• Ability to read and interpret military requirements, specifications, and Engineering drawings/schematics.
• Ability to communicate findings to customers and management.
• Meticulous documentation and attention to traceability skills
• Ability to create or review presentations, emails, white papers, trade studies, and reports for content and accuracy.
• Familiarity with Mentor PCB Design suite (DxDesigner, Layout, Simulation).
• Familiarity with Printed Wire Board and Circuit Card Assembly processes (schematic capture, layout, fabrication, assembly) from concept thru design and production and sustaining through end-of-life.
• BS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, MS preferred.

Security Clearance:
Applicants selected must have ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

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. 

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.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.