FPGA Design Engineer in Poway, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Poway, CA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

FPGA Designer-Immediate Need-San Diego, CA

The Electrical Engineering Organization is looking for a highly experienced FPGA Design Engineer with strong capabilities in RTL level design, verification and validation. The successful candidate will closely interact with systems engineering to understand design requirements and develop new designs based on these requirements. They will also modify and integrate third party IPs, take the design through FPGA implementation flows and validate the design on hardware platforms.


  • Determines technical objectives for solutions to advanced technical engineering problems.
    Represents the organization as a prime technical contact within and engineering team for assigned projects/programs.
  • May function in an advisory or leadership role for a project/program and provide direction and guidance to less experienced professional staff or team of professional staff.
  • Formulates, plans, and guides the development and implementation of engineering solutions including conceptual design, resource requirements, testing, documentation, integration, compliance, and safety.
  • Plans and coordinates the sustainment of engineering solutions including, documentation, reporting, publishing, and making technical and other presentations to ensure viability of the solutions in an evolving environment.
  • Plans for future applications of solutions based on new developments in engineering technology.
  • Participates in or may lead the development of new or expansion of existing business opportunities.
  • Responsible for observing all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
  • Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices

Job Qualifications

  • Typically requires a Bachelor's degree, Master's degree or PhD in Engineering or related technical field and progressively complex engineering experience as follows; twelve or more years' experience with a Bachelor's degree, ten or more years' experience with a Master's degree, and seven or more with a PhD. May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education.
  • Must posses:
  • (1) the ability to understand new concepts quickly and apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment;
  • (2) strong communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills to effectively interface with other departments, customers, government representatives, and/or professionals;
  • (3) the capability of representing the organization as a prime technical contact; (4) and, the ability to provide leadership and guidance to less experienced professionals.
  • Must be:
  • (1) customer focused;
  • (2) able to work on a self-initiated basis or in a team environment; and,
  • (3) able to work extended hours and travel as required. A Professional Engineering License, original work(s) published in professional engineering journals, invited to present one or more original works to an engineering symposium, and invited and/or participated on an engineering review panel are desirable. Must be able to obtain Secret Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Xilinx Vivado and MPSoC is highly desirable.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer