Job title: Senior Signal Processing Engineer (FPGA)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: Negotiable
Location: San Diego, California
Job published: 2022-09-23
Job ID: 34398

Job Description


Poway, California, USA

Hybrid; Full-time; Permanent


An exciting Senior Signal Processing Engineer (FPGA) position has become available with a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.


We are looking for a highly experienced Signal Processing Engineer with strong capabilities in systems architecture, RTL level design, verification and validation. This position will work with cutting-edge technology and systems and will develop products at all TRL levels, including concept, prototype, and production. The successful candidate will work with a multi-disciplinary team to design, develop, and implement data processing and signal processing algorithms.


  • Determines technical objectives for solution(s) to advanced technical engineering problems
  • Represents the organization as a prime technical contact within an engineering team for assigned project(s)/program(s)
  • Design innovative embedded algorithms given system performance specifications
  • Prototype algorithms in a high-level language before embedded implementation
  • Ability to translate system performance specifications into digital firmware requirements, design, and test specifications
  • Implement advanced digital signal and/or image processing algorithms on FPGAs
  • Plans and coordinates the maintenance of engineering solutions including, documentation, reporting, publishing, and making technical and other presentations to ensure the viability of the solution(s) in an evolving environment



  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in engineering or a related technical discipline
  • Over 10 years of working experience with progressive engineering experience
  • Proficient with MATLAB/Simulink, C/C++, VHDL, Xilinx Vivado
  • Demonstrates detailed and extensive technical expertise and application of engineering principles, concepts and theory
  • Practice with the ability to organize, plan, schedule, conduct, and coordinate workloads to meet established deadlines or milestones with some experience in project leadership
  • Capable of representing the organization as a prime technical contact
  • Ability to provide leadership and guidance to less experienced professionals
  • Customer focused
  • Able to work on a self-initiated basis or in a team environment
  • Available to work extended hours as required
  • Available to travel for business
  • Ability to obtain and maintain US security clearance



If you have the expertise and ambition to take on this position, please apply. I'll be looking forward to discussing this opportunity with you in further detail.