Northrop Grumman Electronics Firmware / Digital Design Engineer 4 (Active Top Secret) in Rolling Meadows, Illinois
The Northrop Grumman Mission Systems, Processing Technologies Group, is seeking Digital Design Engineers to be involved in full life-cycle product development of Radio Frequency Electronic Warfare (RFEW), Infrared Counter Measures (IRCM) and Advanced Target & Surveillance (ATS) Systems. You will be involved in requirements analysis and system architecture, coding, test bench design, verification, synthesis and place and route using state of the art tools and
This position will be located in our Rolling Meadows, IL facility.
Bachelor's Degree and minimum of9 years of relevant professional work experience OR Master's degree and minimum7 years of relevant professional work experience.
BS in Electrical / Computer Engineering or comparable Engineering discipline
Knowledge of in HDL (VHDL/Verilog) and HVL (SystemVerilog), SystemVerilog Assertions (SVA), UVM for FPGAs,
CPLDs and/or ASICs
Ability to work in teams and communicate clearly across various levels of engineers
Ability to translate system performance and operational specifications into digital firmware requirements, design, and test specifications
Active Top Secret Clearance
Advanced degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering
Experience in HDL (VHDL/Verilog) and HVL (SystemVerilog), SystemVerilog Assertions (SVA), UVM for PLDs, FPGAs, and/or ASICs
Experience with Electronic Design Automation (EDA) Tools: Mentor Graphics ModelSim/QuestaSim, Synplicity, Xilinx ISE/ Vivado, Xilinx EDK, Xilinx System Generator, Altera Quartus, Altera SOPC Builder, Altera Qsys, DSP Builder
Expertise achieving timing closure on FPGA designs and generating test benches
Experience in Microprocessor (PowerPC, Intelbased, SOC) designs
Implementation of Digital Signal or Image Processing algorithms on FPGAs
Experience developing in MATLAB/Simulink
Experience with high level programming languages (C/C++)
A strong team player who also has the ability to work independently
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