Volt Workforce Solutions DSP Design Engineer in Palm Bay, Florida

DSP Design Engineer in Palm Bay, FL at Volt

Date Posted: 10/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contingent

  • Location: Palm Bay, FL

  • Job Type: Engineering Disciplines

  • Duration: 48 weeks

  • Date Posted: 10/21/2018

  • Job ID: 132280

  • Pay Rate $0.0 - $73.0/Hour

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

Job Description

Our Client is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. They support government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems

The FPGA DSP Design Engineer will perform the following:

  • FPGA design process including preliminary design, peer reviews, detailed design, test plan generation, and integration and test.

  • Experience with fixed-point digital math functions and implementations, floating point data structures, and control theory (feedback systems and tracking)

  • Experience with Digital Signal Processing operations and optimization (FIR filters, Up/Down sampling, convolution, correlations…)

  • Proficiency in MATLAB; able to implement algorithms in FPGAs from MATLAB code

  • Solid understanding of signal processing concepts

  • Utilize basic digital logic design concepts; understanding how VHDL code translates into logic primitives within an FPGA

  • Static timing analysis and the process by which timing closure is achieved in a design

  • Experience with Cadence Incisive Enterprise Simulator; familiar with Subversion, Python, or Perl

  • Work closely with the engineering teams through design, implementation, integration, testing, and qualification of the deliverable system

  • Must be able to work independently

  • Ability to work in a team environment and negotiate solutions with Hardware / Software Engineering


  • Bachelor’s Degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or software engineering and minimum 4 years of prior relevant experience.

  • Graduate Degree and a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience.


  • Experience with high speed memory interfaces.

  • Experience with high speed serial protocols (PCI Express, SRIO, Ethernet).

  • Experience with Analog to Digital (AD) and Digital to Analog (DA) interfaces.

  • Experience with control protocols such AXI, I2C, SPI, RS-232/422, and SpaceWire.

  • Experience managing flash file systems.

  • Proficiency in MATLAB/Simulink DSP prototyping environments including DSP System Toolbox, Communications System Toolbox, etc.

  • Proficiency managing source code in revision controls systems such as Subversion, Clearcase, GIT, etc.

  • Experience with Xilinx Vivado and the ability to build FPGAs with difficult timing/routing constraints.

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com at http://www.volt.com/ and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com at http://jobs.volt.com/

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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