Jun 20, 2019

Lead FPGA Engineer-Germantown, MD

  • Comtech EF Data
  • Germantown, MD, USA
Full-Time Engineering Government Telecommunications

Job Description

Comtech EF Data is looking for a Lead FPGA Engineer. You will perform engineering work as part of the Hardware Engineering team and applied research, development, and design of new products.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 
• Work includes highly complex design, fabrication, modification, and evaluation of electronic hardware or software. 
• Performs the research and development of new technologies and concepts.
• Prepares detailed engineering drawings, schematics and/or design documents.
• Plans, develops and conducts experimental test programs.
• Directs and coordinates manufacturing or building of prototype product or system.
• Analyzes test data and reports to determine if design meets functional and performance specifications.
• Evaluate research results for possible application to developments of systems or other uses.
• Provides technical training and mentoring to lower level engineers and other technical personnel, and may involve some project leadership, but does not include management or supervision of a permanent or established organizational unit.
• Other duties may be assigned.

• Master of Science degree or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related field.; or ten years or greater related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Previous FPGA design experience
• Prior experience in Satellite Communications or Telecommunications industries
• Hardware Design and Engineering experience
• Experience with project and task management, assisting with planning, estimation, and coordination of projects
• Strong problem-solving experience and the ability to create processes in a dynamic environment.

About Us
Comtech EF Data Corp. is a leading supplier of communications equipment with a focus on satellite bandwidth efficiency and link optimization. The high-performance satellite communications ground equipment is deployed globally to support mission-critical and demanding applications for government, mobile backhaul, premium enterprise and mobility. Service providers, satellite operators, governments and commercial users wanting to optimize communications, increase throughput and delight customers, are leveraging the performance and flexibility of the Comtech brand. The solutions are facilitating fixed and mobile networks in 160+ countries and across every ocean. For more information, visit www.comtechefdata.com. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Electrical-Electronics Engineering,   RF-Wireless Engineering,   Scientific-Technical Production  


AZ,   MD  

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