Senior Engineer – FPGA and Digital Design

Off-Site Engineering - Engineering Services Westminster, Colorado


Description

 

Job Title: Senior Engineer – FPGA & Digital Design

 

Who we are

Syncroness provides inspired solutions to highly complex business and technical problems. We focus on accelerating time-to-market and ensuring a profitable outcome for our clients.

 

By providing a full complement of engineering services aligned to the entire product lifecycle, Syncroness enables companies to accelerate product development and drive more predictability and productivity into their businesses. Working with Syncroness, companies gain the critical insights necessary to develop products that make a difference and create a better world.

 

We provide proven value and predictable results in demanding and regulated markets by employing our core competencies in:

  • Project management
  • Product and System Engineering
  • Core Engineering disciplines
  • Knowledge integration
  • NPD and Sustaining Engineering

 

Summary:  Syncroness is seeking a Senior Engineer – FPGA and Digital Design.

  • Design digital hardware including FPGA development for space-based, high reliability electronic systems.  Assignments include designs which will include SOC architectures utilizing soft-core processors, digital filters, image processing algorithms, and communication interfaces/protocols.
  • Design and implement test fixtures including test plans for both chip-level and board level environments and create reusable circuits that can be utilized across multiple projects.
  • Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company.  Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
  • Perform other duties as necessary.


 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned. 

 

  • Digital system partitioning and advanced function implementation in FPGAs. Strong design, documentation and implementation of high-speed digital electronics, FPGAs, and embedded processor systems are desired.
  • Strong electronic circuit design and electronic systems background.
  • Strong FPGA and board design skills.
  • TS/SCI Desired
  • Expertise in VHDL/Verilog, System Verilog and OVM/UVM, and Modelsim/Questa simulator is a plus.
  • Experience in developing specifications, cost, schedule, and resource requirements for digital/FPGA designs.
  • Familiarity with cPCI, Ethernet, DSP, 1553, VPX, Spacewire or Firewire is a plus.
  • Familiarity with Mentor Graphics DxD, OrCAD CIS, Hyperlynx for schematic design and SI analysis is a plus
  • Ability to work requirements and flow down for system/subsystem/box/board needs.
  • Knowledge of space radiation effects is a plus.
  • Familiarity with ASIC tools, libraries, design flow and fabrication is a plus.
  • Space or military experience highly desired, but not required.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, as well as strong presentation skills.
  • In addition to the typical educational and experience requirements, a demonstrated capability to adequately perform the essential functions and responsibilities of the position and exhibit the skills and competencies of the grade level should be considered.  Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.

 

Education/Experience

  • BS degree or higher in Engineering or a related technical field is required plus 8 or more years related experience.

 

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to solve broad and complex problems using advanced engineering principles.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

 

 

Computer Skills:

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of a Computer Aided Design package as well as the Microsoft Office suite of programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, & Outlook).

 

 

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

 

This job description doesn't constitute a contract of employment and Syncroness may exercise its employment-at-will rights at any time.

 

Syncroness is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

 

 

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This job description doesn't constitute a contract of employment and Syncroness may exercise its employment-at-will rights at any time. Syncroness is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.