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Senior Computer System Architect 5

Senior Computer System Architect 5

Job Description

Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems is seeking a Senior Computer System Architect with experience designing pipeline stages and data flow within a multi-core processor or high performance computer system. Experience in developing and implementing complex computing systems using state of the art approaches to high performance parallel processing is highly desired. Candidates must be comfortable with working in a research environment with constantly shifting priorities and requirements.

Job responsibilities:

• Designing instruction sets and commands for a massively parallel high-performance computer system.

• Designing data flow pathways for moving data within a massively parallel system efficiently and reliably.

• Optimizing parallel computing architectures for optimal performance on purpose built machines.

• Designing arithmetic logic units for efficient pipelined processing.

• Interacting with customers, both internal and external, to convey architecture principles and concepts.
- Efficient and effective communication of design and architecture to digital designers for implementation, simulation, and synthesis.

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

• Must be fluent in VHDL.

• Must be familiar with C and/or Matlab.

• Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or other relevant technology field with 14 years of relevant experience (12 years with an MS; 9 years with a PhD).

Previous design experience is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Ability to use, configure, and manage a Cadence design.

• Previous experience with the entire design process, from design through tape out, through test and acceptance.

• A Master’s degree or PhD in a related field is highly desired.

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Design, Information Technology
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Defense - Aerospace
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 14007833
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Senior Computer System Architect 5

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