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Raytheon Technologies Senior FPGA Communications Engineer in Sunnyvale, California

The Applied Signal Technology (AST) Division is seeking engineers who strive for excellence and have a passion to be part of a team that strengthens our nation and improves the security of our world.

With locations in Sunnyvale and Anaheim Hills, CA, Salt Lake City, UT, McLean, VA, and Annapolis Junction, MD, AST provides trusted strategic and tactical SIGINT solutions that protect the interests of the U.S. and its partners. AST’s work in areas such as high-capacity broadband communications, signal processing and analysis, tactical SIGINT, and wireless communications continually challenges our extraordinary engineers to solve problems and make the world a safer place. AST’s work environment is dynamic, highly collaborative and provides engineers the freedom to strengthen and expand their skills, explore new and innovative ideas, and work directly with our nation’s finest service members all while embracing integrity, diversity and work-life balance . Applied Signal Technology offers generous reward and recognition programs in compensation, broad career development opportunities, excellent health care options, educational assistance, parental leave, flexible work schedules, 401(k) with matching, paid holidays and paid time off.

Whether you wish to live near and experience the California coast, the Maryland shores, our Nation’s capital, or Utah’s lakes and mountains, AST encourages you to consider exploring the unique and rewarding opportunities our cutting-edge-technology team can offer.

As a Senior Communications FPGA Engineer you will be an integral part of communications development team in our Sunnyvale, California location . You will utilize your experience in communication applications, digital design concepts, FPGA development practices, and lab integration to provide imaginative, thorough, practicable and organizationally aligned solutions to a wide range of difficult developmental challenges.

Required Skills:

  • Familiarity with digital signal processing communications and/or network communications concepts

  • Minimum of 5 years of FPGA related development experience

  • Strong comprehension of FPGA development environments and FPGA development tool flows

  • Strong working knowledge of VHDL, Verilog, and/or SystemVerilog HDL languages

  • Proven ability to design, implement, and document FPGA designs from component level specifications

  • Proven ability to define and perform FPGA component level integration and test plans

  • Proven ability to resolve FPGA integration and test issues in hands-on lab environments

  • Experience providing reliable FPGA cost/schedule estimates for developmental activities

  • Clear written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in team environments

  • Ability to obtain a TS/SCI security clearance

  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Secret Security Clearance within 1 year of start date

    Desired Skills:

  • Background in digital signal processing and/or network processing FPGA applications

  • Working knowledge of Matlab and Python

  • Familiarity with circuit card design, implementation, integration, and test

  • Active TS clearance within the last 2 years

    Required Education:

  • Typically requires a Bachelor of Science in a STEM (science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) field.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.