Digital Design | FPGA Engineer

Engineering Frederick, Maryland Atlanta, Georgia Peachtree Corners, Georgia


Job Title:  Digital Design / FPGA Engineer 

Job Location: Frederick, MD or Peachtree Corners, GA

FLSA: Exempt 

Job Description:

The FPGA/Digital Design Engineer will work with the dynamic and growing Advanced Technology Group (ATG), focused on cutting edge research and development with immediate and visible real world applications.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Develop software and firmware implementing signal processing algorithms for cutting age communication waveforms on FPGAs, embedded processor, desktop processor, and DSPs.
  • Create verification test plans for simulation through hardware and live over the air testing
  • Develop test plans and test software in Python or other high-level languages for verification of cutting edge communications waveforms
  • Work with other team members and customer to perform integration and test
Job Requirements:
  • 5 + years of related experience (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
  • RF and digital communication experience-preferred
  • Creative and ability to think on your feet
  • Enjoy working with a top-notch engineering team to solve challenging problems.
  • Ability to tackle low- and high-level problems with creative and effective solutions while keeping an eye on the end goal.
  • Python, Matlab, and other high-level languages for modeling and test automation
  • VHDL and C coding development experience Experience in satellite communication industry Knowledge of IP network protocols is a plus
  • FPGAs, DDR Memory, Microprocessors, DSPs
  • Working level knowledge of basic hardware design
  • Wireless communications theory and protocols
  • Experience with signal processing blocks such as filters, synchronization, estimators, and modulators/demodulators
  • Xilinx FPGA and SW design tools (Vivado, SDK, SDAccel, SDSoC, HLS, ISE)
  • Intel FPGA Design tools (Quartus, Platform Designer/Qsys, OpenCL)
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Ability to obtain a Secret or higher clearance
  • Must be able to successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen and a comprehensive background check

Company Benefits:     

  •  Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Accounts/Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match
  • Company-paid Long and Short-Term Disability
  • Company-paid Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Shopping Discounts through LifeMart/ADP
  • Voluntary Benefits through Aflac and LegalShield
  • Cell Phone Allowance
  • Tickets to Sporting Events (select offices)
  • Tuition Reimbursement (after one year)

Our Company:

Envistacom is a technology business that specializes in communication solutions, cyber and intelligence operations primarily with the U.S. Department of Defense. Our customers rely on us for technology and subject-matter expertise to identify and defeat global threats. We are a trusted partner in protecting military, civilians and critical infrastructure around the world, with an ultimate goal to make the world a safer place.

Envistacom is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Envistacom maintains a drug free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks.