Senior Hardware Design Engineer

Boeing Intelligence & Analytics
Annapolis Junction, MD
Dec 07, 2018
Dec 10, 2018
Full Time
Boeing Intelligence & Analytics (BI&A) is a leading provider of strategic capabilities to the United States Intelligence Community. We help Customers identify and develop strategies to counter the strengths and exploit the vulnerabilities of potential adversaries. We provide technical expertise across the entire mission spectrum from requirements definition and system and software development to system integration, test and deployment. BI&A maintains top-tier technical talent and industry expertise in software engineering, systems integration and development, rapid prototyping, and project leadership. We pride ourselves on the proven ability to support our Customers while understanding the importance of work - life balance. Senior Hardware Design Engineer Location: MD - Annapolis Junction Job Code: 08-4180 of Openings: 2 Division Overview: This PRIME contract includes developing cutting edge electronic warfare cyber solutions while supporting mission objectives. The program supports the development of Software Defined Radio capabilities via the development of frameworks, software applications, algorithms and techniques in components and waveforms for integration with various deployment and delivery platforms. Technical focus areas include: Digital Signal Processing, Embedded Hardware Design and Software Development in Java, VHDL, C/C++ and Python Clearance Requirements: Clearance: TS/SCI WITH POLYGRAPH Description THIS POSITION REQUIRES AN ACTIVE TS/SCI WITH POLY CLEARANCE Boeing Intelligence & Analytics (BI&A) is seeking a Senior Hardware Design Engineer (FPGA Firmware Developer). Join this mature Prime contact and enjoy the benefits of working with a proven high-caliber team. The team applies skills in hardware/software/system architecture for cutting edge EW/RF Cyber applications in a tactical environment. The position involves the design and implementation of a framework used to implement real-time signal digital signal processing algorithms within embedded devices. This group offers upward mobility with the ability to strengthen technological capabilities. DUTIES WILL INCLUDE: Designs and tests new integrated circuits and hardware components for a wide variety of signal processing applications and research Designs, documents, and develops code (to include firmware) for digital signal processors or other programmable hardware devices Analyzes the function of existing integrated circuits and hardware components for the purpose of reverse engineering the hardware and firmware Conducts the necessary hardware engineering and related functions to modify and adapt vendor-manufactured hardware to meet special needs and contingencies REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: FPGA development and verification using VHDL and/or Verilog Experience in all stages of development including documentation, modeling, implementation, simulation, synthesis, integration and test/verification Development experience with large, dense, high-speed FPGAs (Xilinx, Altera, etc.) Solid experience with FPGA build, simulation, prototyping, and debugging tools and techniques (eg, Xilinx ISE/Vivado, Mentor Graphics Modelsim, Chipscope/ILA) Knowledge of computing equipment and its operating systems (eg, Windows, Unix, Linux) Knowledge of lab bench-top equipment Strong background in design and implementation of physical interfaces and signal processing algorithms Demonstrated creative, critical thinking and troubleshooting skills, strong collaborative skills, strong written and verbal communication 3 years in the Intelligence Community EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering with 9 years of working experience; OR Master's degree in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering with 7 years of working experience; OR PhD degree in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering with 4 years of working experience DESIRED EXPERIENCE (although NOT required) : C/C++ experience, including programming and debugging Python experience TCL experience MATLAB experience Digital Signal Processing experience FPGA development experience in open architectures Experience designing for high-speed protocols (10GbE, PCIe, AXI) Experience with Software-Defined Radios; GNU Radio and/or REDHAWK experience Familiarity with code repositories such as GIT and Subversion (SVN) Familiarity with the Agile (SCRUM) development methodology using continuous integration and delivery and Atlassian products Boeing Intelligence & Analytics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. EEO Is the Law Back to Search Results Are you a returning applicant? Previous Applicants: Email: Password: If you do not remember your password click here. Back to Search Results New Search

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