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Radar Processor FPGA Developer
Job CategoryMA - Software Engineering and/or Development
Clearance LevelEligible to Obtain
LocationMassachusetts, Lexington
Req Code17:BC-D10-020
Job Description
Solidus is searching for a Radar Processor FPGA Developer.

We are in need of a FPGA developer to support the development and integration of an OA radar processor that requires an FPGA-based solution for radar sensor data ingest and processing, including: interfacing to a 40GbE network; data synchronization and formatting; high-throughput digital signal processing, e.g. beamforming, filtering, decimation; and routing data to other processing boards for back-end processing.

Work Scope: 

Domain: Hardware/firmware/software design, development, and support; system configuration management; system integration and troubleshooting.

Specific Tasks / Job Functions:
  - Hardware / programmable logic architecture  and design
  - Development, verification, and integration of processor interfaces
  - Subsystem configuration and development (includes potential MicroBlaze or Zynq subsystem)
  - FPGA DSP module development
- US Citizen and able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance
- PhD plus 5 years minimum experience, MS plus 8 years minimum experience, or relevant experience

Specific skills and qualifications for fulfilling this role include:
- Hardware architecture
- VHDL/Verilog expertise
- Xilinx Virtex 7 and/or UltraScale experience
- Vivado/Modeisim workflow development experience
- Zynq or MicroBlaze sub-system configuration and development experience
- Experience implementing DSP algorithms on FPGAs
- Board-level interface debugging and verification
- Ability to write unit-level and system-level verification test cases

Skills Preferred:
- C and/or other programming experience
- Working knowledge of scripting language
- Simulink experience
- Vivado HLS (C/C++ translation tools)

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