Electrical Engineer Digital
Collins Aerospace
Danbury, CT
  • Develop digital FPGA designs, including conceptual design, verification plan, detailed HDL design, test bench creation, design simulation, timing verification, design implementation, hardware verification, and design documentation
  • Create board-level digital circuit designs, including conceptual design, schematic entry, circuit analysis, board layout support, board-level testing, integration testing, and design documentation
  • Support designs through validation testing including generation of test plans and pass/fail criteria pertaining to certification of test equipment and formal in-process and system-level acceptance testing of deliverable hardware
  • Interface with customers through the product life cycle from validation of requirements, support of platform conceptual interface development, requirements verification, sell-off, and post-delivery support
  • Work with program teams, including other engineering disciplines and program management, to develop design concepts, define and perform trades, develop performance models, and decompose and flow down system requirements to lower level electrical designs
  • Prepare and present material for formal design reviews, customer meetings, and technical proposal activities

Education / Certifications**

  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or a related field
  • A minimum of 7 years of relevant work experience, or 5 years with an advanced degree

Required competencies:

  • Proficiency in VHDL and/or Verilog
  • Awareness of good FPGA digital design practices
  • Handling clock domain crossings, overcoming common timing/area issues, etc.
  • Creating comprehensive testbench simulation environments
  • Familiarity with synthesis & place / route tool flow
  • Experience with schematic capture tools for circuit design
  • Utilization of circuit analysis to assess design margin
  • Ability to execute tasks efficiently with minimal direction

Desired competencies:

  • Design for high reliability & space applications
  • Practical application of DSP concepts in FPGA designs
  • Ability to develop automated, self-checking test bench environments
  • Knowledge of constrained random testing, code coverage, and functional coverage concepts
  • Expertise with creating timing budgets & performing detailed timing analyses
  • Utilization of Worst Case Circuit Analysis methodologies for digital designs
  • Experience performing signal integrity and/or power integrity analyses
  • Use of tools such as Python, MATLAB, etc. for data analysis

MUST BE A US CITIZEN AND HOLD A CURENT US DoD CLEARANCE OR BE ABLE TO OBTAIN AND MAINTAIN A CLEARANCE.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • relevant: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Electrical Engineering: 5 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Location:

  • Danbury, CT (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Parental leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday