Expert Firmware Design Engineer

Boeing Huntsville , AL 35801

Posted 2 months ago

Job ID 00000169646 Date posted 12/05/2019 Location Huntsville, Alabama Company The Boeing Company

Job Description

At Boeing, we are all innovators on a mission to connect, protect, explore and inspire. From the seabed to outer space, you'll learn and grow, contributing to work that shapes the world. Find your future with us. The Boeing Engineering, Test and Technology division is seeking a Firmware Design Engineer to execute VHDL designs for the Boeing Avionics Power and Embedded Controls Electronic Products team located in Huntsville, AL. The Power and Embedded Controls Team develop Electronic Designs, build, test and deliver Electronic/Electrical products and provide Engineering solutions for a variety of the company's government and commercial programs across the world, including commercial and government avionics, space exploration, and multiple military programs. The team is responsible for Electrical / Electronic Hardware, Test Equipment, Avionics, Smart Battery System and Wire Harness Design in the areas of Embedded Firmware Design, Circuit Design, Schematic Capture, Board Layout, Circuit Simulation and C++ Programming.

We are Boeing Avionics and we provide the Electronics that create the future - of mobility, autonomy, speed, endurance, space access and exploration, undersea vehicles, cybersecurity, communication and much, much more. We connect people, products and ideas around the world. We protect people and nations. We explore the mysteries of the universe from seabed to space to cyberspace. We inspire future generations of innovators, dreamers and doers.

Multiple positions available for levels 3 - 5

Position Responsibilities / Duties will include (but are not limited to):

Perform Electronics Design and Analysis at the Circuit Card and Unit level to achieve the goals and satisfy the requirements of our commercial (Boeing Commercial Aircraft), military (DoD) and manned space (NASA) customers. Service and Support the entire life cycle from requirements derivation through design/development & test up to and beyond manufacture and delivery of hardware unto the most awe inspiring vehicles/platforms the world has ever seen. Work with subject matter experts to grow your skillset from novice to expert under the guidance of some of the best Electrical Engineers Boeing has to offer. Present designs, analysis and insights to peers, leads and management for implementation into Hardware that you create with the potential for a Patent or two along the way.

  • Knowledge of analog and digital circuit design & power supplies

  • Familiar with DO-178 SW development

  • Develop FPGA & CPLD design implementation for custom designed boards

  • Experience with Xilinx, Altera or other FPGA products

  • Programming experience in C/C++, C#, Java, Visual Basic

  • Experience with Lab View programming

  • Knowledge of Matlab, PSPICE and Linux

  • Custom electronic design of functional test hardware

  • Custom electrical design of interface units for automatic test equipment

  • Writing of digital & analog test programs

  • Writing of custom functional tests/scripts for automated test applications

  • Test fixture design, software verification & debug

  • Experience with and knowledge of lab measurement instruments

  • Knowledge of electronic/electrical systems and components including the requirements, operating principles, design variables, performance, and key interfaces.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):

  • Ability to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship

  • Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry

  • 3+ years of experience in programming in C, C#, C++, Java, Python or Visual Basic

  • 3+ years of experience developing firmware for embedded applications (FPGA, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):

  • Experience with Xilinx, Altera or other FPGA VHDL

  • Experience in electronics Integration & Test, FPGA design, design with processors or Serial Rapid I/O Interface, and/or embedded programming

  • Experience do you have in the use of electronic measurement and test equipment

Typical Education/Experience: Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 14 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+9 years' related work experience, Master+12 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard

Relocation: This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility

Drug Free Workplace: Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.

Additional Information:

All information provided will be checked and may be verified.

Please apply as soon as possible for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.

Experience Level

Individual Contributor

Contingent Upon Program Award

No, this position is not contingent upon program award

Experience Level

Individual Contributor

Contingent Upon Program Award

No, this position is not contingent upon program award

Schedule

Full time

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


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Expert Firmware Design Engineer

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