Electrical Engineer II - FPGA Design

    • Wayne, NJ

Job Description

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BAE Systems is seeking a Digital Design Engineer for FPGA design and Verification!

At BAE Systems, we deliver a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. If you are an individual that enjoys a cohesive team environment and is interested in a variety of challenges across a variety of products, then we are interested in hearing from you!

Electronic Combat Solutions Hardware Engineering Group is looking for a Digital Design Engineer to support FPGA designs and verification through all phases of development.
The ideal candidate is expected to have prior exposure to FPGA design and/or verification and is seeking to grow these skills on challenging projects under the guidance of senior experts in this area.
Activities include assisting in requirements generation and design architecture, as well as ownership of RTL coding, synthesis, basic test bench development, test generation, lab testing, and product support.
There are multiple growth paths for the individual, technically or otherwise - Technical Lead on future programs, Cost Account Manager, or Functional Manager.

Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status with the ability to obtain a minimum of Secret Clearance.

Required Skills and Education

  • Current Security Clearance (Secret), or eligible to obtain one
  • 2+ years of relevant experience with bachelor's degree (less with an advanced degree)
  • Exposure to FPGA or ASIC Design / Development / or Verification, which may have been gained as such:
    • Through direct experience on FPGAs
    • Circuit board design an/or bring up that used FPGAs
    • Circuit board / module / or system testing on designs with FPGAs
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Self-starter and a good team player
  • Ability to mentor and willingness to be mentored
  • Strong debug and problem solving skills
  • Willingness for lab testing
Preferred Skills and Education
  • University coursework involving and utilizing FPGAs
  • VHDL (preferred) or Verilog HDL coding
  • SystemVerilog and/or UVM knowledge
  • Experience with digital design tools and simulators
  • Perl / Tcl / and/or Python knowledge would be useful
  • Basic knowledge of C/C++ or other object oriented language
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.


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