Harris Corporation Digital Design Engineer in Rochester, New York

Digital Design Engineer 8/8/18--Electrical, EngineeringUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: SIS20180808-26525


Digital Design Engineer

Job Code: SIS20180808-26525

Job Location: Rochester, NY

Job Description:

  • Thorough understanding of digital Circuit Card Assembly (CCA) design process including requirements generation, preliminary design, peer reviews, detailed design, test plan generation, integration and test.

  • Understand the requirements and architect a digital CCA solution against those requirements including the use of DSP, Microcontroller, FPGA, ASIC, CPLD, ADC, DAC, Point of Load (POL) power regulation, SERDES, Serial (I2C, SPI, etc), and volatile/non-volatile memory (DDRx, SRAM, ROM, Flash, etc) components.

  • Simulate the digital CCA circuits to verify performance, then integrate and test the CCA into the next-level assembly (Signal Integrity simulation).

  • Produce design documents and artifacts that demonstrate that requirements are met.

  • Lead a small team of designers in generating the digital CCA design solutions.


  • BSEE Degree with 2+ years of experience in electrical engineering in the role of digital CCA design, or equivalent.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with design for test and design for manufacturability techniques.

  • Experience with high reliability designs for harsh environments (radiation effects).

  • Experience with high speed memory interfaces (DDRx).

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

  • Experience with Analog to Digital (AD) and Digital to Analog (DA) interfaces.

  • Experience with control protocols such I2C, SPI, RS-232/422, and SpaceWire.

  • Experience performing Worst-Case Performance and Stress Analysis including end-of-life effects.

  • Experience with test equipment such as oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, logic analyzers, and protocol analyzers.

  • Self-motivated individual with the ability to work and communicate effectively within a development group.

  • Ability to work in a team environment and negotiate solutions with Hardware, Software and Systems Engineering is preferred.

  • Proficiency with the Cadence toolset for CCA design (Schematic Capture, Constraint-Driven Layout, Simulation, Timing Analysis) is desired.

Security Clearances

Please be aware that many of our positions 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.

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Expertise--Electrical, Engineering

LocationUSA - NY - Rochester