FPGA Engineer - (RAP00005Q)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Maryland-Severn-20356-SEV1
  • Jul 10, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

 We are Innovative Space, a rapidly growing business within the Surveillance and Exploration Sector of Jacobs that is leading the design and development of next generation satellite payloads and ground processing systems. We have the corporate investment, infrastructure, subject matter experts, and strategic focus to enable you to be successful.
-Design and develop firmware for digital and mixed-signal subsystems for next-generation RF instruments, from conceptual design through detailed design and fabrication.
-Focus on rapid prototyping and development for sensors, radios, and on-board processing systems.
-Ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance.
-Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D. in electrical engineering, computer engineering, physics, math, or a related discipline.
-Experience in firmware engineering.
-Experience designing and developing firmware for sensor or communication systems.
-Experience with rapid prototyping using development kits.
-Experience developing test hardware and ground test experiment.
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
-Systems engineering experience to optimize system performance versus size, weight, power, cost, thermal, and other constraints.
-Experience with extremely high performance, wideband, tunable RF systems.
-Experience with SoCs, FPGAs, and GPUs.
-Experience with radiation mitigation and radiation hardening.
-Experience with passive or active electronically scanned arrays.
-Experience with Software-Defined Radios.
-Experience with radar, SIGINT, and/or communications systems.
-Experience with moderate to high volume space systems production.
-Location: Severn, MD and/or Herndon, VA. The work can be done in either location.

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Primary Location

: United States-Maryland-Severn-20356-SEV1

Job Posting

: Jul 6, 2020, 11:09:51 PM


: Aerospace



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

7763 Old Telegraph Road Building A
 Severn 21144
Capabilities: Aerospace Technology and Defense Programs and Facilities