Senior FPGA/Digital Design Engineer- 3137248

Job ID: 3137248

Position Title: Senior FPGA / Digital Design Engineer

Location: Torrance, CA

Client: Award-Winning Aerospace Company

Job Category: Electrical Engineering


Our esteemed client, a leader in the Aerospace industry, is seeking a dynamic Senior FPGA / Digital Design Engineer to join their innovative team. In this role, you will play a crucial part in the design and development of cutting-edge FPGA’s that interface with electronic, electro-mechanical, and mechanical components for advanced flight actuation systems. Reporting to the Electronics Engineering Manager, this role offers a 9/80 work schedule with the flexibility of a hybrid work option, requiring 3 days per week in Torrance, CA.


  • Drive the development of new electronic product requirements through collaboration with customers and system engineers.
  • Execute trade studies and analyses to validate conceptual designs.
  • Engage in circuit analysis and board-level design, encompassing schematic capture and specifying printed circuit board design requirements.
  • Develop firmware for FPGAs interfacing with electronics, sensors, actuators, and communication links for cutting-edge actuation systems or avionics equipment.
  • Conduct prototype testing, integration testing, and design verification and validation testing.
  • Document design, analysis, and verification results concisely and accurately.
  • Execute FPGA verification following project plans and standards.
  • Deliver formal technical presentations to both internal and external stakeholders, supporting program reviews and business development.
  • Specify and support the design of lab test setups.


  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering.
  • Over 10 years of design and development engineering experience, with a preference for experience in the Aerospace or Defense industry.
  • Expertise in digital design, including modern microprocessors/DSPs, high-speed digital logic, FPGA, memory, analog-to-digital, digital-to-analog converters, and communication links.
  • Showcase detailed knowledge of VHDL coding and optimization for performance.
  • Over 3 years of experience designing test benches and simulations using digital simulation tools (e.g., Modelsim, Active-HDL) for FPGA design verification.
  • Analysis expertise, covering power dissipation, power use, timing, signal integrity, component derating, and Acceptance Test/Built-In Test coverage.
  • Proficient in board design and layout, including design tools.

Skills and Certifications (Required):

  • FPGA Design experience
  • Experience with VHDL coding
  • Circuit design experience

This position requires access to United States export-controlled information.


  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision benefits from day one.
  • Flexible planned vacation.
  • Paid holidays.
  • 401(k) match, profit share, and employee stock purchase options.
  • Tuition reimbursement programs.
  • Inclusive company culture.
  • 9/80 work schedule at our Torrance, CA site, with every other Friday off.

Job ID: 3137248

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Torrance
State: California

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