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FPGA Development Engineer

Job Description

Our customer in Lake Forest, CA needs a contract FPGA design engineer to fill a 6 month assignment that could go longer depending on work load

The Industrial Automation Systems R&D group develops safety and critical control systems, which provide high-value solutions for critical control and safety applications.

You will be responsible for FPGA development of safety products, in all phases of software product development life-cycle – requirements, architecture, design, implementation and verification

Job Requirements

  • B.S. in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 10 years of FPGA design experience in the following areas: industrial controls, aerospace, communications, or medical devices, etc.
  • Experienced in the design of embedded analog/digital modules, sub-systems, and systems using FPGA’s and embedded microprocessors (ARM, PowerPC, etc.).
  • Experience with the following tool set: Xilinx ISE (including ChipScope), Libero SoC, Altera Quartus (including Signaltap), ModelSim DE, Synopsys – Synplify Pro, Perl and Active Perl.
  • Experience with FPGA test bench, simulation and regression test, including test case definition and code coverage.
  • Experience with TI RM42 ARM Processor and Spartan 6 board level design and validation.
  • Excellent diagnostic, debug, and troubleshooting skills, using standard lab/bench equipment.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, which includes ability in writing technical documents.
  • Ability to accurately document system level designs and changes.
  • Strong ability to go from design specification and requirements to final product development with minimal support from internal engineers.

Nice To Have:

  • Experienced in design of high reliability, safety, redundant fail-safe products is a strong plus.
  • Experienced with industry standards (IEC 61508, IEEE 1012, Mil-Std, etc.).
  • Experienced with development using agile methodology

Please send your resume for consideration

Job Snapshot

Contact Name Recruiter
Contact Phone 630-515-6618
Post Date 8/21/2014
Location Lake Forest, CA
Employment Type Contractor
Job Type Engineering
Education Not Specified
Experience At least 10 year(s)
Manages Others No
Relocation No
Industry Computer Hardware
Required Travel None
Job ID LGP-2170
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