Hardware Engineer – Board Design
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Hardware Engineer – Board Design
Ref No.: 18-10541
Location: Austin, Texas
Allstates Consulting Services is Hardware Engineer – Board Design for a full-time direct hire position with our high-tech client in Austin, TX.  The position will work on advanced RF and Digital Signal Processing (DSP) products. The candidate will be part of a small but versatile team designing compact and ruggedized board level products using FPGA technology and high speed analog-to-digital (A/D) and digital-to-analog (D/A) devices.
The right person will possess the following:
  • Board design experience
    • Specification - Identify product requirements
    • Component selection
    • Schematic entry
    • Layout constraints & review
    • Board bringup
    • Need to see experience with FPGA board design (preferably Xilinx, recent technology, like UltraScale), High Speed Gigabit Transceivers, DDR3/DDR4, power supply design.
  • US Citizen or permanent resident, is required due to ITAR
  • Master's or Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Hardware design experience, 5 years (min) or more
  • Mentor Graphics Xpedition DxDesigner, is required
  • Analog and digital electronics experience, is required
  • High speed differential lines and serial interfaces experience, is required
    • High Speed Serial Interface (HSSI) design
    • Single ended and differential pair signaling (LVDS) 
  • Designing with FPGAs (preferably Xilinx Kintex/Virtex series)
  • High speed signaling and signal integrity, strong understanding
  • VHDL, is a plus (ability to design FPGA/CPLD logic in VHDL)