FPGA Engineer
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Astranis

201-500 employees

Building low-cost satellites for global internet access
Company Overview
Astranis Space Technologies is a leader in the telecommunications industry, specializing in the creation of small, cost-effective satellites aimed at providing internet access to the 4 billion people globally who are currently without. The company's unique satellite broadband networks offer unparalleled capabilities, attracting both commercial and government customers, and have led to partnerships with top industry players like Orbits Corp, Pacific Dataport, Grupo Andesat, and Anuvu. These collaborations are not only expanding Astranis' global reach but also enabling the company to bring high-speed internet to underserved communities, demonstrating its commitment to social impact.
Hardware
Aerospace
B2C

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$555.3M

Founded

2015

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

39%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Verilog
FPGA
CategoriesNew
Electrical Engineering
Hardware Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering, or equivalent
  • 2+ years of experience
  • Passion for hardware development
  • Strong proficiency with Verilog (preferably SystemVerilog) for both synthesis and verification
Responsibilities
  • Design RTL for high data rate, software defined radios
  • Work with multiple FPGAs and toolchains
  • Interface FPGAs with high speed data converters, memories, MCUs
  • Design, implement and test radiation mitigation schemes on FPGA
  • Collaborate closely with DSP/radio algorithm designer
  • Collaborate closely with embedded firmware and software engineers
  • Assist in recruiting, interviewing, and hiring additional teammates
Desired Qualifications
  • MS or PhD in computer engineering or equivalent
  • Considerable expertise in at least 1 domain beyond just the logic design
  • Experience with Xilinx FPGAs
  • Experience with modern communication systems (RF, IF/IQ, time/freq domains, modulation)
  • Experience with Vivado IDE, TCL
  • Familiarity with system level estimates and implications of power, thermal, and real estate
  • Experience with high speed data converters (ADCs, DACs, JESD204)
  • Experience with circuit level debugging
  • Experience with digital communication theory and implementation, such as LDPC implementations
  • Experience with space-based systems