Donatech Sr ASIC Design Engineer 1 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Job Description

Job Description: Sr Electrical Engineer - FPGA & ASIC Design Solutions Become part of the growing Government Systems Engineering FPGA & ASIC Design Solutions team. As an engineer in this organization, you will be a member of an experienced, dynamic design group employing best practice design methodologies supporting our next generation of Communication Products, in addition to numerous products corporate-wide.

This position is for an experienced and motivated Senior Electrical or Computer engineering experienced candidate to be involved in the design, implementation, verification and integration of a wide variety of high-performance digital ASICs and FPGAs applied to signal processing and information assurance applications.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Requirements capture, ASIC / FPGA digital architecture and design using RTL, timing analysis and closure, verification, and system integration

  • RTL coding and simulation in VHDL or Verilog

  • Testbench development for the verification of RTL blocks using VHDL or SystemVerilog

  • Recommend new tools and practices for continuous improvement in the group's ASIC / FPGA design flow

This position is located in Cedar Rapids, IA.

This position requires these skills and abilities:

  • RTL coding and simulation in VHDL or Verilog OR Testbench development for the verification of RTL blocks using VHDL or SystemVerilog

  • Digital circuit architecture, design, resource tradeoffs, timing analysis and timing closure

  • Proficiency using ASIC and/or FPGA simulation and synthesis tools (e.g. Modelsim, Synopsys, FPGA-specific tools)

  • Familiarity with revision control concepts and tools (e.g. Subversion)

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, part of a team of engineers with a variety of skills and backgrounds, matrixed into projects with aggressive schedules and frequent milestones

  • Strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to document and present one's work and status

  • Ability to obtain a US DOD Security Clearance. US Citizenship is required.

  • Bachelor's Degree in applicable engineering field

Desired skills of a successful candidate:

  • Familiarity with best practice chip-level verification techniques and languages (e.g. constrained random, functional coverage, SystemVerilog)

  • ASIC / FPGA lab validation with advanced lab equipment

  • Design for Test (DFT) and manufacturability issues

  • Experience with Unix, scripting, C/C++, and/or Perl

Our client is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

Job #: 18-03664

Location: Cedar Rapids, IA