Full-Time

Senior FPGA Engineer

Updated on 5/29/2024

Astranis

Astranis

201-500 employees

Develops cost-effective global broadband satellites

Hardware
Aerospace

Senior

San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
Verilog
FPGA
Requirements
  • Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering, or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Passion for hardware development
  • Experience in designing, implementing, and testing high throughput systems on FPGAs
  • Familiarity with power, thermal, and real estate implications
  • Strong proficiency with Verilog/SystemVerilog
  • Experience with C/C++ bit accurate modeling of RTL modules
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 with DSP/radio algorithm designers
  • Collaborate with embedded firmware and software engineers
  • Assist in recruiting, interviewing, and hiring additional teammates

Working at Astranis Space Technologies offers an enriching opportunity to engage in cutting-edge satellite technology within a focused market of telecommunications. By specializing in small, cost-effective satellites for global broadband, the company not only addresses a critical global challenge—connecting billions without internet access—but also positions itself as a leader in the satellite industry through a unique bandwidth-as-a-service model. Employees can take pride in contributing to significant technological advancements and societal benefits.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$760.7M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

13%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

40%

Benefits

An equity stake in the company.

Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance.

Unlimited vacation days.

Healthy, delicious, free lunch catered in every day.

Complementary OneMedical membership.

Great office chairs, stand-up desks, and a machine shop.

Reimbursement to spend on commuting from outside SF

Generous, fully-paid parental leave.