Digital Prospectors Mixed Signal Systems Designer - Active Clearance Required in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Mixed Signal Systems Designer - Active Clearance Required

Cambridge, MA

Job Type: Contract

Recruiter: Chris Howgate at https://digitalprospectors.com/our-team/chris-howgate

Phone: 603-772-2700

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Job Title: Mixed Signal Systems Designer

Location : Cambridge, MA

Duration: 6+ Months

Candidates need to be a US Citizen as the Laboratory is a cleared facility.

A Secret Clearance without Incident or the ability to acquire a security clearance is required for this role.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Our client is seeking talented and motivated individuals to tackle challenging engineering problems. As a Mixed Signal Systems Designer, you will be responsible for building high-performance systems for Guidance, Navigation, and Control for both terrestrial and space systems. You will work in multi-disciplinary teams with opportunities to learn, grow and contribute to a variety of projects in this area.

Applicants should possess solid skills in analog and digital systems design, understanding of signal and power integrity principles, and PCB layout implications. Applicants should also have knowledge of high level design, simulation and verification and be familiar with tools and process flows supporting design and verification for digital ASIC / FPGA efforts.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • System architecture design

  • Detailed analysis design and capture

  • Manage PCB layout design resources

  • Prototype bring up and debugging

  • Functional verification

  • Signal characterization

  • Testing

Qualifications:

  • BSEE, MSEE preferred

  • 5+ years overall experience

  • Great EE fundamentals

  • Strong analysis and problem solving skills

  • Experience in the following areas is important: system integration, processor selection, analog integration, sensor design and integration, data acquisition, sampling and control theory, digital signal processing techniques and low power design

  • System grounding/shielding and EMI mitigation techniques for complex sensor/actuator systems, which may include high frequency switched-mode power electronics, RF circuitry, and high speed digital electronics located in close physical proximity with precision sensors/actuators.

  • Hands-on experience in prototype bring-up and debugging, and functional verification

  • Design of experiments creation, execution and data analysis

  • Ability to acquire a security clearance if needed

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer which includes providing equal employment opportunity for all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We have placed many talented engineers with this client over the years - If you are qualified - we can get you in!!!

Our client, one of the most prestigious Research and Development Labs in the country, is working on solutions to our nation's most complex defense and commercial related challenges.

The mission is critical and the work is as cutting edge as it is rewarding. The teams are superbly managed groups of world class engineers from all types of interesting and diverse backgrounds – AND THEY ARE HIRING!

Make this your next career move as one of our many long term contractors or employees!

Work as our full time employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement, etc.) – OR - work as a W2 hourly contractor at a higher pay rate if you don't need the benefit package.

ABOUT DIGITAL PROSPECTORS:

Founded in 1999, Digital Prospectors is an award-winning recruiting and consulting firm that specializes in placing contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire engineers into rewarding opportunities with our impressive and ever-growing client base. We believe that all people should love their jobs.

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