Validation and Verification System Engineering (FPGA) [2022-092]

Systems Engineering/Admin

ITS, LLC is looking for an FPGA Verification Engineer with a strong design background to work on the TYMPO program for our JPL/NASA customer.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Develop FPGA RTL design in System Verilog

• Develop design architecture and corresponding documentation

• Develop directed test cases when appropriate

• Reviewing verification plan/matrix

• Reviewing verification environment and implementing updates

• Developing test cases

• Debugging failing cases

• Completing 100% functional and code coverage

• Participating in peer and developmental reviews

• Supporting gate-level simulation

This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization

Required Skills:


• Minimum of 6 years of experience with FPGA Development, doing both design and verification

• Requires the following skill set:

• Experience with complex and large-scale FPGA development.

• Strong experience in designing complex FPGAs from cradle to grave

• Experience with the latest industry FPGA verification methodologies utilizing UVM and System Verilog - performed on Mentor Questa sim environment

• Extensive knowledge of best industry practices in electronics and FPGA development, implementation, testing, and verification

• Knowledge in the implementation of electronics (digital)

• Experience in all aspects of design verification:

• Verification planning (Verification plan & Verification matrix)

• Verification test-bench development (block-level & system-level)

• Test case writing

• Coverage closure (Functional & code-coverage)

• Tools:

Simulation (Mentor Questa)

Continuous integration (Bamboo)

Configuration management (git)

Bug-tracking (JIRA)

Formal verification (0-in)

• Comfortable working in Linux/Unix environment

• Excellent oral/written communication and presentation skills

• Must be a self-starter and able to work independently

• Ability to work effectively in a team


• Experience designing FPGA systems for camera/vision systems

• UVMF expertise is a plus

• Experience working with radiation hardened (Rad Hard) systems

Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering

6+ years

Pasadena, CA (Possible remote eligible)



In compliance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the salary range for this role is $90,000 - $115,000. Please note, salary is based on education, experience, and responsibilities.

U.S. Citizenship is required. EOE including disability/vet
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