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*NEW* FPGA Design Engineer at Ball Aerospace

Type:

FULL_TIME

Post Date:

08/21/2018

Skills: FPGA

Description:
Do you want to help a small company make a BIG difference in space? Do you take ownership of your job and responsibility for your actions? Then come work for Red Canyon and help us continue our mission of helping mankind reach the stars!

Red Canyon is seeking a self-motivated, detail oriented, goal driven FPGA Design Engineer at Ball Aerospace in Broomfield, CO!

After reading the below requirements and responsibilities, if you feel you are the perfect candidate, please email your Word formatted resume and cover letter (in the body of the email) that details how your experience and education are a perfect match for our requirements.

What You'll Do:
· Design digital hardware including FPGA development for space-based, high reliability electronic systems. Assignments include designs which will include SOC architectures utilizing soft-core processors, digital filters, image processing algorithms, and communication interfaces/protocols.
· Design and implement test fixtures including test plans for both chip-level and board level environments and create reusable circuits that can be utilized across multiple projects.
· Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
· Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
· Perform other duties as necessary.

What You'll Need:
· BS degree or higher in Engineering or a related technical field is required plus 12 or more years related experience.
· Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
· Digital system partitioning and advanced function implementation in FPGAs. Strong design, documentation and implementation of high-speed digital electronics, FPGAs, and embedded processor systems are desired.
· Strong electronic circuit design and electronic systems background.
· Strong FPGA and board design skills.
· Expertise in VHDL/Verilog, System Verilog and OVM/UVM, and Modelsim/Questa simulator is a plus.
· Experience in developing specifications, cost, schedule, and resource requirements for digital/FPGA designs.
· Familiarity with cPCI, Ethernet, DSP, 1553, VPX, Spacewire or Firewire is a plus.
· Familiarity with Mentor Graphics DxD, OrCAD CIS, Hyperlynx for schematic design and SI analysis is a plus
· Ability to work requirements and flow down for system/subsystem/box/board needs.
· Knowledge of space radiation effects is a plus.
· Familiarity with ASIC tools, libraries, design flow and fabrication is a plus.
· Space or military experience highly desired, but not required.
· Good verbal and written communication skills, as well as strong presentation skills.

Working Conditions:
· Work is performed in an office environment, laboratory, clean room, or production floor.
· Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.

Due to contractual requirements, only U.S Citizens will be considered.
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Red Canyon Engineering and Software: “Exploring Other Planets, Improving our Own”

Red Canyon contracts with NASA, NREL (National Renewable Energy Lab), DoD, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin, Honeywell, Millennium Engineering, United Launch Alliance, Harris Inc., SAIC, Lewis & Fowler, Ball Aerospace, Sierra Nevada Corporation, and Raytheon among others. We specialize in building spacecraft, developing renewable energy technologies to help make our planet a better world and cutting edge research and development. Our disciplines include systems engineering, mechanical design, structural analysis, real time flight and ground software, simulation software, user interface software, and mission management software. We help our contractors with the full life cycle of product development from requirements to test and delivery.

Some of the programs we have previously or currently worked on include: Mars 98, Odyssey 01, Stardust, Genesis and Deep Impact, Mars Phoenix, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, Orion, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, GOES-R, OSIRIS-REx, Maven, JUNO, Grail, and the MarsFlight and LunarSIM Simulation. We also work on classified programs.

Red Canyon’s home office is located in scenic Denver, Colorado, and our regional office is in historic downtown Titusville, Florida. We are a small company that maintains a flat organization to decrease our overhead and costs to our customers. Our number one focus is to solve some of the most complicated engineering problems humankind is facing.

We have a fun and talented team of engineers and we are committed to our engineers continued success and development. Included in our employment package are immediate HUBZone bonus, health benefits, profit sharing, referral bonuses, and a generous 401(K) retirement plan.

Please send resume and cover letter to hr-Ball@redcanyonsoftware.com