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Ashaway, RI Full Time Posted by: Affinity Posted: Thursday, 26 March 2020
 
 
Located on the Eastern edge of Rhode Island, a small New England State, at the head of Narragansett Bay, this exciting career opportunity is based in a desirable location with an attractive downtown where the arts and culture thrive.

Opportunity to work with a successful American Engineering/Information Technology/Communications company that has over 2,500 patents on the market... an Aerospace and Defense innovator that delivers end-to-end solutions meeting mission-critical needs for aerospace, defense and commercial clients on a global scale.

Being part of this team, you will be using your skills and experience to help make the world more secure across air, land, sea, space, and cyber domains!

A company that provides electronic tracking systems, avionics, specialized equipment, surveillance solutions, communication systems, and more, this employer is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about the company's commitment to excellence, and continuing their own professional growth. The company is dedicated to empowering its' 45,000+ employees to reach their full potential and promoting work-life success.

This company has experienced massive growth and you can be part of the success story and reap the benefits of sharing your talents for mutual growth and advancement. In addition to competitive compensation, the Employee Benefits Include: Tuition Reimbursement Program; 6% match 401(k) program that starts at one year of employment (fully vested after 4 years of service); discretionary PTO; paid parental leave for all new parents, following the birth or adoption of a child; paid absence for military duty, jury duty, illness and bereavement; for extended absence/illness, company provides short term disability at no cost to employee, and the ability to purchase long term disability insurance; access to variety of healthcare choices, including multiple medical insurance plans to allow for the best fit for your needs; Professional Certification Support through internal programs in project management and Lean Six Sigma; the ability to enroll in voluntary benefits, including pre-paid legal, home, and auto insurance, pet insurance, identity theft protection, and more.

  • Please be aware that this position require the ability to obtain a security clearance.
  • Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens.
  • In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Electrical Engineer - FPGA

Job Summary:
As part of a team of 20,000 engineers and scientists, you will pave the way for making a lasting impact in the field, innovating, and solving problems. Under the general direction of the Electronic Systems Group Lead, you and the electrical engineering team design and develop systems used in underwater sonar. The work pertains primarily to development of custom hardware and Embedded firmware and software used in data acquisition and power distribution electronic assemblies that reside in underwater environments. In this role, you will interact with the Engineering department and other Administrative staff.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer, Electrical, or Electronics Engineering is required. (In special circumstances, knowledge gained through engineering related work experience may be substituted for educational requirements).
  • 3+ years of experience in custom hardware development preferred, not required.
  • VHDL utilizing Xilinx and Microsemi tool chains along with familiarity in C/C++ for micro-controllers and SoC implementations.
  • US Government Secret security clearance or ability to obtain clearance required.
  • Familiarity with high speed data transmission protocols (Gigabit Ethernet, PCIe).
  • Understanding of spectral analysis parameters and Digital Signal Processing for data acquisition systems preferred.
  • Git or similar version control system.
  • Effective human relation skills are essential.
  • Strong analytic and communication skills.
  • Requires the ability to interpret and communicate engineering plans and specifications.
  • Sound knowledge of engineering theory and design criteria.
  • Ability to speak, read and write the English language.
  • Willingness to travel occasionally. (Some travel may be required for several days with notice via auto/air. Testing aboard ship may be required from time to time.)
  • Valid State driver's license.

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Implement assigned projects and project tasks to provide electrical and computer engineering solutions including: schematic capture, PCB/PWB design, Embedded C/C++ software design, and FGPA design (VHDL preferred).
  • Work in a laboratory environment integrating electronics. (Familiarity with lab equipment such as oscilloscopes, function generators, DC power supplies, and thermal chambers.)
  • Support documentation, verification, and validation used in producing, evaluating, testing and processing high fidelity data acquisition systems.
  • Perform technical review, design analysis, development and selection of hardware components.
  • Modify existing hardware and software for obsolescence updates and bug fixes.
  • Identify and report quality problems in the assigned areas and recommend corrective action and/or alternative solutions to correct abnormal problems or trends that could jeopardize achievement of cost or schedule objectives.
  • Prepare design review material in support of SRR, PDR, CDR, FDR and technical audits for assigned designs.
  • Promote cordial relationships and foster and maintain a favorable business profile with customers, suppliers, co-workers, industry and professional associations, government agencies and the local community.


Ashaway, RI, United States of America
Manufacturing
Affinity
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3/26/2020 5:29:12 PM

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