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Electrical Engineer I
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Raytheon Company | Salt Lake City, UT
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Job Description

Job Description:

This opening is for a motivated entry-level engineer who wants to develop their FPGA design skills implementing high performance communications applications.

Raytheon is a diversified intelligence and defense company that develops software and hardware to provide integrated sensor and signal processing products, systems and services in support of intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance for global security. Selected individual(s) will design, build and maintain advanced high capacity systems that process modern high speed telecommunications signals for the US intelligence community. The department you will work for is responsible for the core signal processing elements of these systems, including:

Equalization and demodulation of complex waveforms
Analyses and processing of modern telecommunications structures
Advanced survey and filtering software Our technologies include:

Design and manufacture of special purpose state-of-the-art hardware
FPGA-based high speed processing algorithms
Powerful reusable software libraries running on processors from embedded cores to bladed general-purpose computers Position will successfully develop and implement relatively simple FPGA signal processing capabilities, with some level of supervision from a more experienced engineer. They may also work as part of a team on more complex development efforts. Some specific examples of work include:

1. With supervision, develop and document detailed FPGA designs
2. Implement FPGA designs in VHDL and simulate their performance
3. Support FPGA integration and test

Required Skills:

Familiarity with FPGA design tools, development environments and languages (VHDL and/or Verilog)

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Ability to obtain a Top Secret - Sensitive Compartmented Information Clearance

Desired Skills:

Experience using ModelSim, Precision/Synplify, Xilinx ISE, or FPGA-embedded processors

Understanding of DSP and/or network protocols such as TCP/IP and ATM

Hands-on lab skills using common test equipment

Required Education:

Bachelor's degree from an accredited university majoring in Electrical Engineering or related graduating Spring 2013 or within the last 18 months prior to start date.

Go further. Outdo yourself. Set a mission and accomplish it with Raytheon. As a world-leading supplier of defense and aerospace systems, Raytheon is your partner for achieving professional success. Our Space and Airborne Systems (SAS), is a world leader in integration systems and solutions for advanced missions.

As a Raytheon employee, you will enjoy comprehensive healthcare coverage including medical, prescription drug, vision and dental care, as well as Healthcare & Dependant Care Reimbursement Accounts. Your financial well-being will be supported through our saving and investment plan and retirement benefits. Moreover, we offer flexible work arrangements and provide various other forms of employee assistance.

* Discover a place where your aspirations match your goals.
* Where talented people can make an impact.
* Where challenges are a daily occurrence and rewards always follow.

Make your next move to Raytheon!

Raytheon is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

About Raytheon Company

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 92 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services