Board Design Engineer

Camarillo, CA
Science & Engineering - Vision Systems Laboratory – Vision Systems /
Regular /
Based in Southern California with locations in Malibu, Calabasas and Camarillo; HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art. 

Essential Duties:
The Infrared Test & Integration team located in Camarillo California is a highly talented team of scientists and engineers with diverse backgrounds in circuit design, advanced packaging and integration, novel signal processing and algorithm development, and integration & characterization of highly complex digital and mixed signal systems for Infrared Imaging applications. Patriciate as part of a project team in this environment performing activities that include detailed circuit design, analysis and validation of high-speed I/O, ADCs/DACs, FPGAs, power supplies, and other analog and digital circuits. Hands-on work with custom FPGA boards and electronics.  Technical duties require candidate to present details of work to colleagues during design reviews, create and manage work plans to meet or exceed schedule deadlines, and provide written and oral summaries of work performed, as required.

Required Skills:
•Electrical Engineer with 8 plus years of electrical hardware design experience.
•High speed PCB digital circuit design for SERDES CML, LVDS and DDR memory components.
•Mixed signal PCB circuit design and analysis with emphasis on low-noise.
•Xilinx FPGA circuit design and peripheral components such as ADCs/DACs/DDR.
•Low-voltage and low-noise power delivery design for FPGA, ADCs/DACs, and ASICs.
•Signal integrity and power integrity design and analysis.
•Schematic capture.
•PCB design, signal routing/layer stackup.
•Preparing design documentation, such as bill of material, manufacturing processes, test processes, and user manuals.
Altium Designer for schematic capture and PCB layout. 
High Speed PCB design with respect to signal integrity methods for signals up to 10Gbps. 
Using signal and power domain network analysis tools to verify design performance.  Familiarity with Xilinx FPGA evaluation platforms and VITA 57.1 interfaces.  Familiar with programming languages such as Verilog, C, and Matlab. 
Understanding operation of test equipment, such as oscilloscopes and spectrum analyzer.
Use of Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and proficiency in writing reports design presentations. 
Familiarity with AS9100

Required Education:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in electronics engineering, electronics computer engineering technology or a closely related discipline.

Special Requirements:
US Citizenship Required. Ability to obtain and maintain a US Government Security Clearance.

The base salary range for this full-time position is $132,765 - $165,983 + bonus + benefits. . 

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HRL offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Our Regular/Full Time benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K match, gym facilities, PTO, growth potential, and an exciting and challenging work environment.

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