Harris Corporation FPGA Electrical Design Engineer in Palm Bay, Florida

FPGA Electrical Design Engineer 7/5/18--ElectricalUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: ES20180507-25741


Title: FPGA Electrical Design Engineer

REQ ID : ES20180507-25741

Location: Palm Bay, Florida

Harris is seeking a talented FPGA Electrical Design Engineer to join our growing business at our beautiful Palm Bay, FL Harris Technology Center (HTC)! Our products are often highly complex and innovative, and our teams consist of tech savvy professionals. We welcome you to review our posting and apply if you meet the qualifications listed below.

Job Description:

  • Thorough understanding of FPGA design process including requirements generation, preliminary design, peer reviews, detailed design, test plan generation, and integration and test.

  • Experience with high speed memory interfaces (DDRx)

  • Experience with high speed serial protocols (PCI Express, SRIO, Ethernet)

  • Experience designing 10G Ethernet based Network Interface Designs

  • Experience with SoC (Kintex UltraScale/UltraScale+, Virtex UltraScale/UltraScale+, Zynq UltraScale)

  • Solid understanding of basic digital logic design concepts (understanding how VHDL code translates into logic primitives within an FPGA); detailed understanding of all of the architectural elements within Xilinx FPGA

  • Solid understanding of static timing analysis and the process by which timing closure is achieved in a design

  • Experience integrating with HW/software and supporting the lab integration and complete testing and qualification of the deliverable system

  • Work independently in generating the firmware design solutions


  • BS Degree in electrical/computer engineering and 6+ years of professional experience, OR, a Masters in electrical/computer engineering and 4+ years of professional experience

  • Experience with and understanding of Altera or Xilinx FPGA architects

  • Experience using Cadence Incisive Enterprise Simulator, Subversion, Python or Perl

  • Must have a thorough understanding of the Vivado or Quartus tool suite

  • Ability to obtain a Secret security clearance

Preferred :

  • Ability to obtain a TS SCI security clearance

  • Experience designing with Northwest Logic Gen 3 PCIe and 3 rd Party DDR3 cores

  • Ability to write C++ and use Microsoft Visual Studio

  • Ability to write Linux drivers

  • Basic knowledge of computer network protocols

  • Ability to work in a team environment and negotiate solutions with Hardware / Software Engineering and Systems Engineering is desired

Security Clearance:

  • This position requires the candidate to possess or have the ability to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance. In order to obtain a clearance you need to be a US Citizen and show proof of citizenship.

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.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

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LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay