ASIC/VLSI Design and Verification Engineer

Hughes Network Systems, LLC

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Germantown, MD

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS) is a premier global provider of satellite communication solutions. Headquartered in Englewood, Colo., and conducting business around the globe, EchoStar is a pioneer in communications technologies through its Hughes Network Systems and EchoStar Satellite Services business segments. For more information, visit Follow @EchoStar on Twitter.

Hughes Network Systems has an exciting opportunity for an ASIC/VLSI Design and Verification Engineer This position would be located at our headquarters in Germantown, Maryland location.


  • Participate in SoC design and verification
  • Work on ASIC projects through the entire product life cycle (requirements, design, verification, and post silicon bring up).
  • Develop SoC to use in the field of wireless and satellite communications.
  • Perform test-bench development and must be familiar with directed and random testing schemes.
  • Work in systems such as: Synthesis, Timing Analysis, Low Power design techniques, Asynchronous design, and Design for Test.

Basic Requirements:

  • Bachelors w Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related technical field
  • 6+ years’ work experience in ASIC design and verification; advanced Verilog and UVM techniques; Cadence Incisive Simulator, Unix and a scripting language (Perl, TCL or shell programming).
  • Previous experience in tools such as Cadence Incisive Simulator, UNIX, script languages (Perl, TCL, and shell programming), as well as working knowledge of load sharing and revision control tools.
  • Previous experience debugging and problem solving with the ability to communicate across a global design team and interface with both peers and management effectively.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related technical field
  • Focus on verification will require an advanced knowledge of System Verilog and UVM techniques
  • Embedded SRAM and ROM
  • Interface Standards (PCIE, SATA, USB, Ethernet)
  • AMBA bus fabric standards (APB, AHB, AXI, CCI)
  • DDR technologies including DDR3L, DDR4, LPDDR4
  • ARM Cores (M, R, and A series)
  • Familiarity with Modem Systems
  • Ability to explore state of art verification trends.

Will be eligible for discretionary bonus, with funding based on company performance.

EchoStar is committed to offering a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Our programs are designed to provide you with the ability to customize your benefits to best meet the needs of you and your family. Our philosophy for these programs is to support and encourage healthy living and wellness. Our benefits package covers it all–from healthcare savings plans to education assistance and more!

  • Financial: 401(k) retirement savings plan with company match; employee stock purchase plan; profit-sharing; company-paid life insurance, AD&D and disability

  • Work-Life Balance: Paid Time Off (PTO), company-paid holidays, health and wellness events, exercise and sports facilities (locations may vary)

  • Employee Incentives: Tuition reimbursement, employee referral program, year round employee events and community programs, discounts on Dish Network and HughesNet

  • Health: Medical, Dental, Vision, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Health Savings Account (HSA) with opportunities to earn employer contributions; Health Care, Dependent Care and Transportation Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

EchoStar and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. U.S. Persons or those able to obtain and maintain U.S. government security clearances may be required for certain positions. EEO is the law.