Harris Corporation Mount Prospect , IL 60056
JOB TITLE: Senior Specialist, FPGA Engineer
LOCATION: Mount Prospect, IL
JOB CODE: ES20182709-27714
Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers' toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com.
Provide FPGA engineering to the Wireless Solutions segment within the Harris Corporation Electronic Systems. Responsible for developing FPGA designs that relate to wireless communications. Involved in the entire software life cycle, including coding, integration, debugging, and full documentation. Requires a good knowledge base of engineering principles, theories and techniques. May be assigned the engineering responsibility for a project or part of a project depending upon size, scope and complexity. Design, develop, test and verify complex engineering tasks in software, systems, and/or hardware components. Encompass a wide range of sophisticated (cross-discipline) engineering problem resolutions. Involved in design and development of engineering assignments related to products and systems including the engineering of new products or updates to existing products.
Specific responsibilities include:
Develops FPGA modules in Verilog / VHDL in relation to wireless signal processing
Design, document, implement, and test using team processes
Create simulation test benches
Perform software/FPGA/hardware component integration while identifying, tracking, and repairing defects.
Bachelor's Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience. Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience.
Experience using VHDL and Verilog in the Xilinx Vivado environment
Ability to debug designs on hardware using test equipment and JTAG
Experience using lab equipment such as oscilloscopes, power supplies, logic analyzers, and multi-meters
This position requires the candidate to be able to obtain a security clearance. To obtain a clearance, you need to be a US Citizen and show proof of citizenship
Preferred Additional Skills:
Experience in digital signal processing
Experience in FPGA design in digital radio design preferred
Ability to develop embedded C applications and drivers within Linux and/or RTOS environments
Knowledge of Git revision control and JIRA
Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. 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.
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Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.
Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement
Location: USA - IL - Mount Prospect
Activation Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Expiration Date: Saturday, September 21, 2019