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KBR Embedded Software/Firmware Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

Embedded Software/Firmware Engineer

Location AL - Huntsville

Req # 5521

Minimum Clearance Required Secret

Thank you for your interest in joining the KBR team. Together, we can leverage the next generation of advanced technologies to deliver industry-leading capabilities across land, air, sea, space, and cyberspace. Our goal is to deliver innovative solutions using an agile, mission-first approach to address the most difficult technical challenges facing our customers. The only way that we can tackle these challenges is by recruiting the brightest minds in the industry to join our team.

Embedded Software/Firmware Engineer


Development and optimization of firmware for FPGAs, running advanced algorithms in firmware for real-time data processing.

Design and Optimization of processing and firmware architectures.

Write and optimize HDL code for FPGAs.

Develop, document and maintain complex architectures, requirements, algorithms, interfaces and designs for software systems.

Firmware design will use the following languages: Verilog, Very High Speed Integrated Circuit Hardware Description Language (VHDL), Universal Verification Methodology (UVM) using System Verilog for Verification.

Firmware will utilize Gigabit High-Speed Serial Interfaces like Serial RapidIO (SRIO), Aurora, or Peripheral Component Interconnect express (PCIe).

Firmware will be developed using the following software tool suites: Xilinx ISE, Xilinx Vivado, Microsemi.

Develops software verification plans, test procedures and test environments, executing the test procedures and documenting test results to ensure software system requirements are met.


Degree in engineering, computer science: Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD

10 - 20 years of task related experience

Experience writing software for real-time digital signals processing for aerospace and defense applications

KBR is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law.